Gary Cadwallader, MFA, is the director of education and community engagement at Palm Beach Dramaworks (PBD). As a professional actor, director, and educator, he is committed to providing robust, vibrant arts and arts integration opportunities for educators and students to nurture creativity, inspire potential, build confidence, and encourage self-expression. Cadwallader received a Carbonell nomination for his portrayal of Captain Brice in “Arcadia and John Adams in 1776” which was performed at PBD. He earned his master’s degree from Western Illinois University and is currently the president of the Florida Theatre Conference. He is a proud member of the Actors’ Equity Association and the Screen Actors Guild (SAG-AFTRA).