Audrey Catalano joined Urban Gateways in the fall of 2021. She has spent most of her career in Chicago as an arts educator after receiving her degrees in Theater and Linguistics from Tulane University. Audrey has worked as an educator, actor, and teaching artist with organizations and theatres including Jane Addams Hull-House Museum, Compass Creative Dramatics, Trinity Repertory Company, and the New Orleans Shakespeare Festival. She believes deeply in the capacity for live art to build empathy, power, and community. In her free time, she loves to tap dance, rock climb, learn new crafts, and spend as much time as she can in Lake Michigan.