Dave Osmundsen (he/him/his) is a queer and autistic playwright whose work explores the intersection of neurodiversity and queerness. His work has been seen and developed at KCACTF Region 8, the Kennedy Center/NNPN MFA Playwrights’ Workshop, B Street Theatre, the William Inge Theater Festival, the Midwest Dramatists Conference, and more. His play Light Switch was the 2021 Distinguished Achievement recipient of the Jean Kennedy Smith Playwriting Award. His plays have been published by or are forthcoming in The Dionysian, Canyon Voices, and Exposition Review. He is a resident playwright with Spectrum Theatre Ensemble, a neurodiverse theater company based in Providence, Rhode Island.