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Improviser

Amber Nash

Amber Nash graduated from Georgia State University with a B.S. in Psychology. For 3 years, she worked as a youth counselor for the State of Georgia with children experiencing emotional and behavioral challenges. Amber has been acting and improvising in Atlanta for 16 years. She is a part of the Improv Ensemble at Dad’s Garage Theatre; fulfilling roles as a performer, teacher, creator and director. Amber works with Laughing Matters as an improviser, actor and team-building facilitator. She has also worked with Young Audiences bringing improv programming to elementary schools and has also served on the design team for VSA Arts of Georgia’s Summer Institute. Amber worked with Communities in Schools, ARCH program as their lead improv instructor and as a teacher for Creative Circus. She has lead workshops at Geva Theatre in Rochester, NY as well as in Gainesville, FL at the Hippodrome State Theatre of Florida and at Georgia Technical Institute. Amber trained at IO in Chicago and worked with The Second City at the Alliance Theatre in 2009 and in 2010 about Norwegian Cruise Lines. Amber served as the Education Director of Dad’s Garage for 5 years during which time she revamped the class system and Outreach Program as well as heading up the Summer Internship Program. Amber is also a voice actor having provided voices for the Adult Swim shows Frisky Dingo and guesting on Aqua Teen Hunger Force. Most of her time today is devoted to providing the voice of Pam Poovey on FX’s hit show Archer. She is married to Kevin Gillese and the two have happily added Carol J. Puppydog to the family.

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