Sue Lawless served on the Executive Board of SDC, the SDC Foundation , a panelist for the NEA, the NYC advisory committee for the Education of the Arts in the Lower Grades, and an Arts Advocate, lobbying in Washington, D.C. She has worked under every SDC contract including Broadway (Five O’Clock Girl), Off-Broadway (Drama Desk nomination for In Gay Company),off off-Broadway as in The Fringe and La Mama and has been an active member of all performing unions, including AGVA. Artistic Director of Queens Theatre in the Park in the early 80’s, she has directed at prestigious regional theatres such as BAM, Goodspeed Opera McGill, Walnut Street, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Cleveland Playhouse , Papermill, George Street Playhouse. Juneteenth Theatre Company and internationally, for the Theatre Guild with many of the theatre’s legendary stars. University guest credits include NYU, McGill, U of Virginia, U of Illinois, Rutgers, Penn State and Mt. Holyoke.