Audrey Kimball was educated at Emerson College, where she received an M.M.Ed. in theater education. She also attended Franklin Pierce University, where she received a B.A. in theater technology and design. For the past five years, Kimball has been working as a freelance lighting technician and carpenter for schools and professional companies around the Boston area, including Cambridge School of Weston, Boston College, Concord Academy, North Shore Music Theatre, ArtsEmerson, Boston Lyric Opera, the A.R.T. Institute, and Boston Conservatory. In addition to her freelance work around Boston, Kimball also served as technical director for Roxbury Community College’s mainstage theater for the past five years.