Sarah is a director, teacher, parent and advocate for women’s voices. She is currently the Artistic Director of the Jungle Theater. As a director, she loves plays that have a sense of humor, grace and strong roles for women – both onstage and behind the scenes. Prior to running a theater in Minneapolis, she was an Associate Professor at the University of Texas at Austin, where she ran the MFA Directing program. She is also the former Resident Director for Oregon Shakespeare Festival’s Black Swan Lab for new work. She started her first theater company as teenager in Sisseton, South Dakota.