Lorien Reese Mahay
As Workshops Supervisor for the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science, Lorien Reese Mahay is responsible for booking and facilitating the Alda Center’s workshops and presentations at universities, labs, and other institutions around the globe. Lorien is a theatre practitioner and nonprofit professional with over a decade of experience in the performing arts. Prior to joining the Alda Center, Lorien’s tenure included serving as the Program Director of The Watermill Center, the international laboratory for experimentation in the arts founded by Robert Wilson; Associate Director of Development for Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor, NY; and as Program Director of HUGS, Inc., a nonprofit committed to youth empowerment, specializing in drug and alcohol prevention. She holds a Bachelor of Communication Arts and Sciences from Calvin College and Masters of Fine Arts in Dramaturgy from Stony Brook University.