Texan by birth & Chicagoan by choice, Summer is a mission-driven project manager with a focus on not-for-profit operations and performing arts management. She has worked with numerous groups throughout the city including the Apollo Theater, Emerald City Theatre, Broadway in Chicago, the Logan Center for the Arts, the Chicago Public Library, and the American Friends Service Committee.

Additional she is a writer and editor for Ladies’ Night Anthology and a staff director for the International Geek Girls Pen Pal Club. When not chasing her small child or her two cats, she can be found studying 14th century Italian martial arts at the Chicago Swordplay Guild.

Feel free to reach out to her on Twitter or LinkedIn.

Photo by Rogelio Gamez.