Candis is a theatre director and emerging devised artist. She is the founder of Theater Yin Yin, a hub for interdisciplinary, freelance theater. Candis is a proud graduate of the Duke Ellington School of the Arts and holds a BFA in theater directing from NYU Tisch Drama. Most recent credits include; Daughters of the Bayou (Director, Weeksville/Theater Yin Yin) Vinyl Love Affair (Director, Theater Yin Yin), Sandyʼs Rain (Director, Venus Theater Festival), Mothers and Sons (Asst. Director, Cincinnati Playhouse), The Comedy of Errors (Asst. Director, The Public Theatre). Candis is an associate member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Union.