Gretchen Powers, Board Director, is excited to serve as a WRCT board member. She is a solid believer in building and growing community organizations. Gretchen's involvement with WRCT began as a child when she would participate in children’s theatre. As she grew older, she was involved in several mainstage shows, of which she has fond memories. Gretchen has worked on backstage crews, helped with props and lights, and directed "It's a Wonderful Life". She has directed youth productions, written several children's plays, and is a co-founder of “HOPO” Productions. Gretchen has a degree in sociology/social work from UWSP, and works as a social worker for people with disabilities. In her spare time, she enjoys photography, writing, and spending time with her children, Amethyst and Finley.