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Allison Schumacher

Allison Wedell Schumacher has worked at the nonprofit Committee for Children for eight years, where she is the PR and Communications Manager. A former professional actress, she is the author of Shaking Hands with Shakespeare: A Teenager's Guide to Acting and Reading the Bard (Simon and Schuster, 2004) and is currently at work on a murder mystery based on Shakespeare's Macbeth.

Allison lives in Seattle with one husband, one daughter, and one cat named Dresden, and runs two half-marathons a year.

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