Robyn Bykofsky has spent the past 20 years engaging Bay Area youth through media arts, music, and theatre education. Throughout this time, she has been constructing dozens of hands-on, project-based workshops, developing curricula, and collaborating with Bay Area arts and community-based organizations. Prior to producing A PLACE TO BREATHE with Michelle Grace Steinberg, she was the Education Director at Downtown Berkeley’s music venue, The UC Theatre, she was the Director of Arts and Expression at Youth UpRising and the Director of Programs and Development at San Francisco’s Ninth Street Independent Film Center. She also co-produced BEYOND RECOGNITION in collaboration with Director/Producer, Michelle Grace Steinberg. Robyn has designed sound for independent films that have screened at film festivals around the globe. She was also the Staff Sound Engineer at the illustrious Berkeley Repertory Theatre. Robyn received her BA in audio and video production from San Francisco State University and holds a Masters in Education with a focus in technology from Harvard Graduate School of Education.