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performing arts educator

Elizabeth Marie Quinn, American performing arts educator. Certified Drama Teacher Illinois State Board of Education, 1987, Educational Administration Illinois State Board of Education, 1999.

Background

Quinn, Elizabeth Marie was born on November 9, 1962 in Waukegan, Illinois, United States. Daughter of John Joseph Quinn Junior and Marilyn Francis Quinn.

Education

Master of Fine Arts in Child Drama, Arizona State University, 1987. Bachelor in Communications and Theatre, St. Mary's College, 1984. Master of Arts in Educational Administration, Northeastern Illinois University, 1999.

Career

Drama teacher, arts department chair Haven Middle School, Evanston, Illinois, since 1987. Visiting professor Northwestern University, since 2003. Associate director summer theatre lab University Chicago Laboratory Schools, 1987—2002.

Achievements

  • Certified Drama Teacher Illinois State Board of Education, 1987, Educational Administration Illinois State Board of Education, 1999.

Membership

Youth group moderator St. Nicholas Church, Evanston, 2000—2003. Vice president, secretary Chicago Children's Theatre, 1990—1995. Fellow: Illinois Theatre Association (vice president 1993-1995).

Member: American Alliance for Theatre and Education (Second vice president since 2002, Creative Drama award 1997).

Connections

father:
John Joseph Quinn Junior

mother:
Marilyn Francis Quinn