Kimberly Farah

Ms. Farah is President and Executive Director of R.ED.I. Arts and Education Foundation, CEO and Founder of Moves, Inc. and Co-Founder/Executive Producer of Standing O Productions.  For over two decades, Ms. Farah’s commitment to performing arts education and programming has awarded her the Outstanding Contribution Award from the Illinois Arts Council and recognition by the United States Department of Education and Justice for having “one of the top youth groups in the nation working to improve the health of our nation.”  for her work with R.Ed.I.’s model group Good Vibes which provided a specialized prevention theater show for over 1 million students.  Personally she has been twice nominated for the Governor’s Award for the Arts.  She has authored the book, Embracing the Dream, and has lectured for Columbia College, Chicago, St. Mary’s College and Notre Dame, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Il., and the  Illinois Theater Festival.