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About Us

Rob Melrose, Artistic Director
Dean R. Gladden, Managing Director


Brandon Kahn, General Manager
Caitlin Crombleholme, Associate General Manager
Bree Welch, Company Manager
Lynn Winkler, Executive Assistant
Madison Sutton, General Management Intern


Michael Locher, Director of Design
Kevin Rigdon, Associate Director/Design
Brandon Weinbrenner, Associate Producer & Casting Director
Elizabeth Frankel, Director of New Work
Lily Wolff, Literary Manager
Christian Gill, Literary Intern


Tom O’Dell, Director of Audience Services
Ruthie Rodriguez, Box Office Manager
Charlotte Weschler, Patron Services Manager
Margie Hayden, Shift Supervisor
Juan Flores, Shawna Hardy, Jonathan Jefferson, Carian Parker, Christian Peck, Karla Sanchez, Julian Waneck, Nathan Wilson, Ticket Service Assistants


Deborah B. Lackey, CFRE, Director of Development
Laura Lee Cale, Manager Individual Giving
Katherine Cunningham, Senior Associate Special Events
Darryl de Mello, Director Individual Giving
Sam Ferrigno, Development Officer Individual Giving
Melissa Kelly, Research Analyst
Colton Larsen, Manager Foundation and Grants
Julia Ridenhour, Institutional Giving Associate
Kristine Rizzo, Director Special Events
Matt Speer, Individual Giving Associate
Jessica Williams, Development Officer Gifts Processing
Mary Kay Wittrock, Director Planned Giving
Breanna Word, Development Administrative Assistant


Mary Sutton, Director of Education & Community Engagement
Cathy Bencivenga, Executive Manager of Education & Community Engagement
Chaney Tullos, Assistant Director of Education
Jasmine Thomas, Staging STEM & AIN Manager
Esme Wu, School Programs Manager
Mara McGhee, ECE Programs Coordinator
Jon Montgomery, Staging STEM Associate
Elena Valladolid-Rivera, Sales and Marketing Associate
Bradley Dean Whyte, Resident Master Teaching Artist


Don Poole, Director of Finance
Kay Ross, Controller
Iris Hutchison, Accounts Payable Associate
Peggy Harvey, Stan Irish, Finance Associate


Susan Baird, Director of Front of House
Julie Rutter, Front of House Manager
Suzanne Burck, Rebecca Kutsko, Nancy Leon, Trinity Nobles, Frank Williams, House Managers


Sajal Javid, Director of Human Resources
Laura Ortiz, Human Resources Generalist
Amari Wyatt, Human Resources Assistant


Michael Bell, Director of Information Technology
Richard Jackson, Database Administrator
Cameron Bahrami, Desktop Support and Jr. Systems Administrator


Rachel Applegate, Director of Marketing and Communications
Tina Berry, Director of Marketing
Larisa Gawlik, PR and Communications Manager
Francisco Delgado, Senior Graphic Designer
Cori Redus, Graphic Designer
Mara Koss, Group Sales Manager
Lauren Pelletier, Marketing Associate


Dennis Draper, Director of Events & Operations
Daniel Naranjo, Chief Engineer
Patrick Glass, Ray Martin, Van Shannon, Phillip Vacek, Stationary Engineers
Karen Mata, Madison Turner, Event Managers
Eric Moore, Events and Operations Assistant
Greg Brown, Office Services Clerk
Lauren Muse, Bar Manager
Joel Reed Parker, Assistant Bar Manager
Robert Inkel, Receptionist


Raymond Inkel, Production Manager
Julie Ann Arbiter, Associate Production Manager
Gitiim Chakamoi, Production Office Manager


Nancy Julian, Costume Shop Manager
Janice L. Lopez, Assistant Costume Shop Manager
Michael Farris, Shop Assistant/Stock Manager
Kim Cook, Erica Griese, Costume Design Assistants
Jerome Schram, Tailor
Sarah Rogers, Draper
Lynne Kesilis, First Hand
Stephanie Orr, Tailor First Hand
Marisa Chaney, Wardrobe Supervisor
Chelsea O’Herron, Assistant Wardrobe Supervisor
Desiree Anderson, Ellen Danforth, Stitchers
Maria Mignone, Costume Crafts
Amy Solomon, Wig Master
Alison Hora, Nicholas Parrish, Wig Assistants


Andrew Vance, Lighting Supervisor
Dan Jones, Assistant Lighting Supervisor
Joe Engler, Master Electrician
Merlin Howick, Lead Electrician
J.R. Carson, Jesus Pineda, Jacob Moriarty-Stone, Light Board Operators and Electricians


Karin Rabe Vance, Properties Master
Eric C. Brown, Assistant Properties Master
Jessica Julien, Prop Shop Assistant/Master Artisan
Sarah Powell, Artisan Buyer
Travis Nelson, Amelia Templeton, Properties Artisans


Aaron Wilson, Technical Director
Daniel d'Egnuff, Alexandra Hooper, Assistant Technical Directors
Yancy Cooper, Scene Shop Operations Manager/Buyer
Kyle Bodiford, Master Carpenter
Paul Zappone, Draftsperson
Michelle Fullerton, Charge Scenic Artist
Rebekah Bryant, Scene Shop Supervisor
Noel Greer, Guy Herman, Nicholas Hoovler, Herbert Moore, Carpenters
Christie DeBacker, Francisco Robledo, Scenic Artist
Eric Breikjern, Stage Supervisor
Nicholas Custer, Assistant Stage Supervisor


Pierre Dupree, Sound Supervisor
Bradley Jay Gowers, Lead Audio Engineer
Raul Rivera, Fred Schoppe, Sound Engineers


Kristen Larson, Production Stage Manager
Emily Bohannan, Katie L. Creeggan, Rachel Dooley-Harris, Rebecca R.D. Hamlin, AEA Stage Managers
Jordan Kruis, Rachel Piero, Production Assistants


Vinson & Elkins


Blazek & Vetterling