Chelsea Wilson is a Junior Kindergarten Teacher at GEMS World Academy-Chicago and has a multidisciplinary background in theatre arts and early childhood education. After graduating Summa Cum Laude from Texas Christian University with a BFA in Musical Theatre and Arts Administration, Chelsea joined the Teach For America-Chicago corps. She spent two years receiving specialized training in early childhood education and development while teaching in the diverse neighborhood of Albany Park. In addition to teaching, Chelsea has worked in fundraising and individual giving at Strawdog Theatre Company and Lookingglass Theater Company in Chicago, and Circle Theatre in Fort Worth, TX.
Chelsea was thrilled to join the Strawdog Board of Directors in September 2015, and continues to feel grateful to be part of this group of storytellers.