Addie currently resides in Houston Texas where she is finishing her MFA in Lighting Design at the University of Houston School of Theatre and Dance. She has worked at several theatres during her time in Houston as a designer, assistant, electrician, and programmer.
Addie completed her undergraduate degree from Radford University in Radford Virginia. During her time at Radford she stage managed and designed while also working as a shop work-study. During her time in the shop she served as a leader to help hang, focus, program, and maintain light plots for the productions as well as assisted in the construction and installation of scenery.