ITAMAR KUBOVY, Executive Director. After graduating from Yale with a degree in Philosophy and before joining Pilobolus as its first Executive Director in 2004, Kubovy ran theaters in Germany and Sweden, directed plays by John Guare, co-directed the 2002 season finale of "The West Wing," and made a film, Upheaval, starring Frances McDormand. At Pilobolus, Kubovy founded and co-curates the critically acclaimed International Collaborators Project, which opens the choreographic process to artists and thinkers from diverse fields. Recent collaborators include Inbal Pinto/Avshalom Pollak, Art Spiegelman, Basil Twist, the MIT Distributed Robotics Lab, the band OK Go, Steve Banks, the head writer of "SpongeBob SquarePants," and European choreographer, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui. Kubovy also evolved and heads up Pilobolus Creative Services, developing movement for film, advertising, publishing, commercial clients, and corporate events, and is one of the creators of "Shadowland." In keeping with the company's traditionally collective approach to creative work, Kubovy now focuses his efforts on securing the company's transition into a sustainable laboratory that convenes creative minds to produce imaginative physical entertainment and distribute it on diverse platforms.