Gabriel Bloomfield is IPAY's Web Manager. He is a PhD candidate in English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University, specializing in the poetry of the English Renaissance. A graduate of Yale University, he manages the website for IPAY and a small handful of other arts organizations. At Yale, he directed and performed in a number of productions, including Hamlet. He served as managing and literary editor of the Yale Literary Magazine and as a contributing editor to the Yale Herald's blog. He was a 2005 first place winner in the Philadelphia Young Playwrights festival and a recipient of the Academy of American Poets Prize for an Outstanding Student in Yale's English department. At Columbia, he has been awarded the Miron Cristo-Loveanu Prize for the best Master's thesis of 2013. He has served on the board of directors of Philadelphia Young Playwrights and the board of governors of the Elizabethan Club of Yale.