Jaime Rechner (she/her) is responsible for the implementation, oversight, and ongoing quality and maintenance of P.S. ARTS’ Educator Development programs. She oversees and supports faculty performance in the areas of curriculum and instruction. She designs and facilitates professional development opportunities for Teaching Artists, Trainees, and Classroom Teachers.
Prior to her work with P.S. ARTS, Jaime was the Education Coordinator for United Cerebral Palsy’s UCPlay program. As a Teaching Artist and Liberation Arts practitioner, she has facilitated workshops and taught courses domestically and internationally with dozens of non-profit organizations, theater companies, public schools, and universities. She was adjunct faculty at CalArts and has presented workshops at the Kennedy Center’s VSA Intersections conferences. Before joining the program team, she was an Artist Leader with Inside Out Community Arts. Jaime has a BA in Theatre from Florida State University, an MA in Applied Theatre Arts from USC and is a certified Trainer with the Center for Council.