MFA in Technical Design and Production, 2002, Yale School of Drama
B.A. in Sociology, 1994, National Taiwan University
Joanne Chang brings extensive experience in professional touring and production, as well as a comprehensive AV systems design portfolio to each of her projects. Joanne has worked in theatre planning and AV systems design for performing arts, educational and international meeting facilities throughout the US and Asia.
Her diverse production background includes production management, stage management and technical direction. She was a technical staff member of the renowned Cloud Gate Dance Theatre, a dance company in Taiwan, and toured with the company to several countries in Europe, Asia and North America.
Prior to join Kirkegaard Associates in 2002, she worked as a project manager and AV system designer for Performance, Arts, Technology, and Design Consultants Inc., a theatre consultant firm with an office in Taiwan. Joanne can communicate in Chinese (Mandarin) and Taiwanese (Min Nan dialect) fluently.
Audio Engineering Society (AES)
United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT)
Imaging Science Foundation, Inc - Commercial Certified (ISF-C)
InfoComm International - Certified Technology Specialist (CTS)