Erin Woodward is a teacher, director, and actor. She has a BFA in Theatre with a double major in English Literature from New York University, an MS in Teaching Secondary English from Pace University, and an M.A. in Applied Theatre from CUNY School of Professional Studies. She taught English and Theater at Chelsea CTE High School for fifteen years, and directed the Chelsea-Washington Irving Collaborative Musical for eight years. She has directed devised and published plays with young and young-at-heart people on both sides of the Hudson River and is the eldest of three theatrical siblings. She believes everyone has a voice and story that should be heard.