Kytriena Payseno found her passion for the arts in an after school arts enrichment class, and has followed her passion for the last 30 years. Ms. Payseno holds her B.A. in English & Theatre, from Metropolitan State University of Denver, and her M.A. in Acting from The University of Essex-East 15 Acting School. Kytriena has created SpeakEZ, Glass Moon Theatre Company, Ojai Arts Conservatory, as well as associate creator of Ojai Youth Entertainers Studio. She has found meaningful partnerships with the following companies: Kaiser Permanente, Creative Dance Kids, Rocky Mountain Theatre Kids, Southern Colorado Repertory Theatre, Music and Arts for the Youth and One Night Stand Theatre. She has also worked for over 100 private, public and charter schools in California, Arizona and Colorado. Ms. Payseno finds her passion in being an arts educator, and wishes to plant seeds of growth wherever she can.