Athena T. Adamson, of Easton, is a graduate of Yale College. After graduation she worked for the Yale Office of Development, in the office of Principal Gifts. She is also a graduate of the French Culinary Institute, and worked for Food and Wine Magazine. During her time in Los Angeles, Athena pursued screenwriting. She is most passionate about the world of theater, which takes her back to her roots — growing up in New York City with a father who was a stage actor. Athena serves as Vice-Chair of the Playhouse Board of Trustees, and she co-chaired the annual Gala three years in a row. She is the proud mother of two boys, Theodore and Jasper.