Lifelong Chicagoland native Roberta Morris earned degrees in English Language and Literature from the University of Illlinois and the University of Chicago before teaching English, Speech, and Journalism in the Chicago Public schools, Chicago City Colleges and Loyola University.  Later she worked as editor of educational publications before shifting into the business world and a 25-year career as Marketing Director for several international packaging companies.  A devotee of theater since high school, Roberta has acted in, directed, produced, stage mothered, and provided an enthusiastic audience for the marvelous drama produced in our city.