Anne M. Lefter holds a BA in Theatre and English from the University of Minnesota, and an MA and PhD in Theatre Studies from Cornell University. She is currently the Director of Performing Arts for the Community College of Baltimore County. She has taught at Macalester College, the University of Minnesota, and the United States Naval Academy. Before coming to CCBC, she was the Audience and Administrative Manager, and later the Marketing and Development Manager, for Everyman Theatre in Baltimore, MD. She directed and wrote the book for the original play O’er the Ramparts for Baltimore County’s bicentennial celebration of the War of 1812. Her play Turtle Soup took third place in the 2003 Baltimore Playwrights Festival, and her one-act Eastside was competitively selected for FemFest97 by the Red Hen Theatre in Cleveland, OH. Anne teaches Theatre History and guest directs in the Theatre Program.