School Experience Coordinator

Penelope is joyful to join the team at the Paramount School of the Arts!  Most recently she was at Broadway in Chicago and The Comedy Shrine, and is experienced in theater operations. She is a working artist with her roots in photojournalism, fine art photography and portrait photography. Additionally, with a passion for performance she is a graduate from “the Acting Lab” at Second City’s Training Center.


Rooted in community, Penelope is also an At-Large board member for Aurora Downtown, a Commissioner on the Aurora Human Relations Commission, Director of Operations for Aurora Pride and a Steering Committee Member for the Human Rights Campaign – Chicago. With her combined passion for the arts and community, she brings her focus on equality and equity with the belief that an Arts education is for all.