Alex Mountfield

Alex is a Traveling Players alumnus with a passion for theatre production, nonprofit management, and arts administration. He has previously been affiliated with The In Series and Dublin University Players Theatre in administrative, production, and artistic roles.

He is an accomplished writer and artist, having won two national gold medals at the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, along with several other DC metro area regional awards. His paintings have been exhibited at the National Gallery of Art and at the Via Umbria Gallery in Georgetown. His poems have been published in Icarus Magazine. He writes and produces hark herald, an independent online publication.

He is currently a student at Trinity College Dublin, where he studies sociology and political science. His recent research has orbited around microethnography and ethnomethodology, critical pedagogy, political violence, and collective trauma.

In his free time, he enjoys reading, gardening, and baking bread.