Kati Koerner has been Lincoln Center Theater’s director of education since 2002. Before coming to L.C.T., Koerner taught drama at the Commonwealth School, an independent high school in Boston. From 1998 to 2000, she was the Education Partnerships coordinator at the Children’s Theatre Company in Minneapolis. She is currently the co-chair of the board of directors of the New York City Arts in Education Roundtable, a service organization for the arts education community. She was a member of the writing committee that created the New York City Blueprint for Teaching & Learning in the Arts: Theater for the Department of Education. Koerner has worked extensively as a director, translator, and teaching artist in the U.S. and Germany. She is a native New Yorker with a BA in government from Wesleyan University and an MFA in drama and theater for youth from the University of Texas at Austin. She has been on the faculty at Juilliard since 2016.