Alex Goodman, Managing Director of New Village Arts, has worked with several large and small theatre companies in Chicago, Detroit and San Diego including Victory Gardens, Steppenwolf, The Hilberry, La Jolla Playhouse, and Strawdog Theatre Company. He is the co-founder of MOB Productions, a Chicago-based theatre company dedicated to the shared experience of popular culture. He currently serves on the boards of North County Philanthropy Council and North County Arts Network. He is a current participant in CSUSM’s Leadership North County and is a graduate of the American Express Leadership Academy through the Center for Creative Leadership. Education: BA Theatre, Western Michigan University; MFA Theatre Management, Wayne State University.