Chandler Davis is originally from beautiful Louisville Kentucky. She made her professional debut in 2007 at Barter Theatre, the state theatre of Virginia.  A Wilmington community member since 2013, Chandler previously worked at DREAMS of Wilmington and TheatreNow as a Musical Theatre Instructor. She also served as City Stage Co.’s Managing Director before becoming the Artistic Director at TACT in 2016. Chandler is a member of the inaugural class of Wilma Magazine’s Leadership Academy and was a 2015 nominee in the Arts category for WILMA’S Women to Watch Awards. She is also the recipient of the award for Best Director of a Musical for the Star New Theatre Awards in 2019. Most recently, Chandler was one of forty professionals in the Wilmington area chosen for the Star News 40 Under 40 Award. She is also a proud member of the Dramatists Guild. Chandler is happy to serve as an artistic and DEI consultant for Thalian Association and is excited to support the company as it continues to serve the community.