William Bowling is the National Programs Associate at the National Performance Network (NPN) in New Orleans, Louisiana. He facilitates all NPN’s National Programs, subsidizing the creation and touring of new performance work around the US, and abroad. Bowling has been with NPN since 2010. He holds a Bachelors of Science from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale (2005) and a Masters of the Arts from New York University (2007). When not with NPN/VAN, Bowling is the Co-Artistic Director of the New Orleans based performance ensemble, Goat In The Road, and is a composer, performer and writer. He was recently a Network of Ensemble Theaters (NET) Micro-Fest Fellow (2012-2013), and was featured on the cover of American Theater Magazine (March 2013).