Our Staff

Michael Barnard • Producing Artistic Director

Vincent VanVleet • Executive Director

Matt Schaefer • Managing Director

Laurie Frey • General Manager

Marisa Butler • Director of Development


Karla Frederick • Director of Production

Tyler Welden • Company Manager/Associate Production Manager

Michelle Chin • Festival of New Works + Summer Camp Director, Resident Dramaturge

Chelsea Anderson • Casting Director

Kevin White • Resident Music Director

Matthew Burcham • Technical Director

Erik Kiekhaefer • Associate Technical Director

Jake McCormick • Master Carpenter

Montana Thompson • Carpenter

Rebekah Unsworth • Scenic Charge

Sarah Harris • Properties Master

Stephan McLaughlin • Properties Artisan

Samantha Monson • Production Stage Manager

Katherine Roll Lang • Resident Stage Manager

Maylea Bauers • Resident Assistant Stage Manager

Lucinda Koenig • Wardrobe Supervisor

Josh Lutton • Associate Wardrobe Supervisor

Eloise Petro • Costume Director

Diana Sanchez • Cutter/Draper

Cody Grasher • First Hand

Makayla Rice • Stitcher

Nathaniel White • Lighting/Video Supervisor

Jessica Baker • Lead Audio Engineer

Abby Humston • Costume Apprentice

Marge Young • Wardrobe Apprentice

Isabel Guzman • Wardrobe Apprentice

Aubrey Fink • Scenic Apprentice

Libby Jantz • Lighting Apprentice

Mathias Brown • Sound Apprentice

Nadya Eldurubi • Stage Management Apprentice

Zach Mlekush • Stage Management Apprentice

Education + Engagement

Brian Sweis • Director, Partners That Heal

Sally Jo Bannow • Improvisational Artist, Partners That Heal

Trisha Ditsworth • Improvisational Artist, Partners That Heal

Marshall Glass • Improvisational Artist, Partners That Heal

Michael Lawler • Improvisational Artist, Partners That Heal

Kim Manning • Improvisational Artist, Partners That Heal


Joel Birch • Director of Operations + IT

Laurie Lemley • Director of Special Projects

Elizabeth Caruana • Director of Employee + Patron Experience

Amy Steinmetz • Director of Foundations + Government Relations

Luis Terrazas • Associate Director of Community Engagement

Jacki Brannon • Senior Executive Assistant

Maybe Stewart • COVID Compliance Supervisor

Colin Golitko • Maintenance Supervisor

Azucena Dominguez • Custodian

Scott Chandler • Maintenance Technician

Marketing + Communications

Zac Boatright • Director of Marketing

Jen Barraza • Associate Director of Marketing

Nikiana Medansky • Marketing + Communications Digital Marketing Manager

Theresa Kellar • Marketing + Communications Coordinator

Liz Morris • Marketing Associate + Copywriter

Patron Experience

Allison Hatch • Associate Director of Patron Experience

Johanna Carlisle-Zepeda • Patron Experience Manager

Christopher Brown • ArtBar+Bistro Chef

Jessica Butler • Kitchen Manager + Sous Chef

Megan Fuller • House Manager

Mitchell Glass • House Manager

Erin Knorr • House Manager

Mark Broadley • Parking Attendant

Chaz Bustos • ArtBar+Bistro

Grace Caraway • ArtBar+Bistro

Loren Chappel • ArtBar+Bistro

Riley Duemler • ArtBar+Bistro

Marie Edgar • ArtBar+Bistro

Rick Esparza • ArtBar+Bistro

Maryleen Gonzalez • ArtBar+Bistro

Cynthia Gonzalez • ArtBar+Bistro

Dugan Lutton • ArtBar+Bistro

Ronan Lutton • ArtBar+Bistro

Kimberly Meza • ArtBar+Bistro

Michael Naughton • ArtBar+Bistro

Suzzete Oliva • ArtBar+Bistro

Brandon Puente • ArtBar+Bistro

Greg Richardson • ArtBar+Bistro

Sabra Romano-Bustos • ArtBar+Bistro

Stephanie Spezialetti • ArtBar+Bistro

Paul Tibbles • ArtBar+Bistro

Dawn White • ArtBar+Bistro

Patron Services

Gloria Hartz • Patron Engagement Manager

Lorin Phillips • Patron Services Manager

Savannah Mizell • Patron Services Associate

Shelina Tunstall • Patron Services Associate

Marissa J.P Avery• Patron Services Associate

Ivana Martinic • Patron Services Associate

Patron Advancement + Development

Julia Haase • Director of Patron Advancement

Peter Figgs • Patron Advancement Manager

Aundria Arneson • Development Project Manager

Sara Cooper • Patron Concierge Manager

Adriana Villa • Patron Concierge Manager

Krista Monaghan • Patron Concierge Manager

Jenny Weintraub • Patron Concierge Manager