Carrie Paff is an actress and educator. Her theatrical credits include leading roles at American Conservatory Theatre, Aurora Theatre Company, Marin Theatre Company, Magic Theatre, San Francisco Playhouse, San Jose Repertory Theatre, Center REP, Word for Word, Shakespeare Santa Cruz, A Contemporary Theatre (Seattle), Arizona Theatre Company, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and London’s Leicester Square Theatre. Film credits include Quitters, A Fighting Season, Love & Taxes, Presque Isle, Opal, This Is Macbeth, and This Is Hamlet. She holds a B.A. in Theatre Arts and Women's Studies from the University of California at Santa Cruz and a master's degree in Educational Theatre from NYU.