Wade Howard Kirby is currently Senior Facilitator with The Alternative Board, a professional organization that fosters a peer sharing environment for business owners who meet monthly to discuss current business challenges. Prior to joining The Alternative Board, Wade was Member Relations Specialist with the Morris County (New Jersey) Chamber of Commerce, where he was also Staff Liaison to the Chamber’s Not-for-Profit and Government Affairs Committees, after serving as Fundraising Coordinator at the Morris Museum. Wade’s theatrically-related activity includes work as Marketing Associate with Nederlander Presentations/101 Productions, Ltd. (Fiddler on the Roof) and Director of Corporate Relations and Special Events with the Paper Mill Playhouse. He has worked as a Production Stage Manager for the Stamford Center for the Arts/Rich Forum, and as a Stage Manager Off Broadway (Last Train to Nibroc, Douglas Fairbanks Theater) and in regional theatre (First Wife, Emelin Theatre). Also an independent film producer, Wade’s feature film, Of Love and Fantasy, featuring Betty Buckley, is currently in general release. Originally from Morristown, New Jersey, Wade attended Hampden-Sydney College (Bachelor of Arts in English/French), and Virginia Commonwealth University, where he earned a Master of Fine Arts in Performance.