Annalisa’s career at SVS began when she became Managing Director in 2019. Now, as Executive Director, she oversees company-wide operations and helps bring strategy and execution together to ensure SVS’ mission and vision come to life. A Bay Area native, Annalisa holds a B.A. in English with a concentration in late Shakespearean plays from Santa Clara University. Annalisa brings 10+ years of experience working in Silicon Valley tech operations, a deep appreciation for the arts, and an endless love and fascination with Shakespeare’s works. As an active theater artist herself, Annalisa is especially proud to be part of this small-but-mighty team working to keep theater relevant in a modern world, making it accessible to all, and inspiring and enabling our future artists of the world.