Lisa Dawn (a College of DuPage alumna) is passionate about spreading love for theatre wherever and whenever she can, and has been acting/directing for community and professional theatres for over two decades. She is an actress/instructor for Illinois Police Department’s Crisis Intervention Training, where the focus is to create improv role play scenarios that educate officers to advocate for the mentally ill in our community. She also traveled to Los Angeles to portray the role of Jess in an adaptation of Nick Hornby’s novel A Long Way Down in a benefit performance for the American Association of Suicidology. She has been seen on the BTE stage in Blithe Spirit, Shining City, and most recently as Sarah Goodwin in Time Stands Still. When not performing, she can be found doing professional photography, teaching yoga, bartending, officiating weddings, or recording hip hop tracks.