Tamara Goldbogen is the Beverley Taylor Sorenson Endowed Chair for Arts Learning and director of the Arts Learning Collaborative at Weber State University where she oversees a statewide arts integration program and teaches in the College of Arts & Humanities, College of Education, and Honors Program. Prior to her work at Weber State University, Tamara taught theatre for youth and creative drama at the University of Pittsburgh and served as director of the departmental outreach program, Shakespeare-in-the-Schools. Tamara’s other work includes the Children’s Theatre Company, Spoleto Festival USA, University of Hawaii, College of Charleston, and founding director of South Carolina Young Playwrights. As part of the ASSITEJ World Congress and Performing Arts Festivals, Tamara has presented her work at the International Theatre for Young Audiences Research Network in Australia, Sweden, Poland, and South Africa. She currently serves on the board of Theatre for Young Audiences USA. Tamara holds an MFA in Drama and Theatre for Youth from the University of Texas at Austin.