Artistic Director
Snehal Desai
Managing Director/CEO
Meghan Pressman
Producing Director
Douglas C. Baker*

Artistic

Associate Artistic Director
Lindsay Allbaugh*
Literary & Artistic Administrative Assistant
Tiffany Slagle
Associate Artists
Matthew Bourne
Casey Nicholaw
Phylicia Rashad
Paula Vogel
Commissioned Artists
David Adjmi (Fadiman)
Luis Alfaro
Jon Robin Baitz
Steve Cuiffo
Lisa D’Amour
Will Eno (Fadiman)
Jennifer Haley
Aleshea Harris
Lisa Kron
Kimber Lee
Young Jean Lee
Matthew Lopez
Trey Lyford
Janine Nabers (Fadiman)
Qui Nguyen
Lynn Nottage
Marco Ramirez
Sarah Ruhl
Geoff Sobelle
Luis Valdez
Paula Vogel
Tracey Scott Wilson (Fadiman)
Karen Zacarías (Fadiman)
CTG Residencies
Critical Mass Performance Group
Ensemble Studio Theatre LA in partnership with Chalk Rep
Native Voices at the Autry
Larissa FastHorse
Michael Feinstein
Michael John Garcés
Daniel Alexander Jones
Madeline Sayet
Kristina Wong
L.A. Writers’ Workshop Members
Amy Berryman
Inda Craig-Galván
Isaac Gómez
Christopher Oscar Peña
Ramiz Monsef
Jasmine Sharma

Executive

Deputy Managing Director
Camille Schenkkan*
Temporary Assistant to the Artistic Director & Managing Director/CEO
Quinn O’Connor
Director of Equity, Belonging and Engagement
Khanisha Foster
Staff Programs Manager
A’raelle Flynn-Bolden

Education & Community Partnerships

Arts Education Initiatives Director
Traci Kwon*
Director of Learning & Community Partnerships
Jesus Reyes*
Creative Workforce Initiatives Director, Education and Community Partnerships
Aurora Ilog
Program Manager
Meighan La Rocca
Digital Learning Manager
Courtney Clark
Education & Community Partnerships Coordinator
Natalia Quintero-Riestra
Resident Teaching Artists
Estela Garcia
Christine Breihan
Teaching Artists
Zach Bones
Nikki DiLoreto
Ramy El-Etreby
Aja Houston
Johnathon L. Jackson
David Jimenez
Carene Rose Mekertichyan
Mara Palma
Robert Paterno
Debra Piver
Tiana Randall-Quant
Tara Ricasa
Negin Singh
Monique Sypkens

Management and Administration

General Manager
Nausica Stergiou*
Ahmanson Theatre Presentations Manager
Eric Sims*
Associate General Manager
Katie Soff*
General Management Associate
Jeffrey Upah*
Company Manager
Kiara Bryant

Production

Director of Production
Joe Hamlin*
Production Manager
Shannon G. Bicknell
Associate Production Manager
Katie Chen
Assistant Production Manager
Beonica Bullard
Production Coordinator
Cambria Chichi

Head Carpenter (Ahmanson Theatre)
Shawn Anderson
Head Properties (Ahmanson Theatre)
Scott Lucas
Head Electrician (Ahmanson Theatre)
Jared Batty
Head Sound (Ahmanson Theatre)
Robert Smith*
Head Fly Rail (Ahmanson Theatre)
Shane Anderson
Wardrobe Supervisor (Ahmanson Theatre)
Michael Gardner*
Hair and Make-up Supervisor (Ahmanson Theatre)
Mary Borgia
House Manager (Ahmanson Theatre)
Christine L. Cox*

Head Carpenter (Mark Taper Forum)
Emmet Kaiser
Head Properties (Mark Taper Forum)
Mary Romero
Head Electrician (Mark Taper Forum)
Aaron Staubach*
Head Sound (Mark Taper Forum)
Christian Lee
Wardrobe Supervisor (Mark Taper Forum)
Loretta Bussen

Stage Supervisor (Kirk Douglas Theatre)
Zane Wayneright
HEAD ELECTRICIAN (KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE)
Cesar Vargas
Head Sound (Kirk Douglas Theatre)
Matthew Colleran
Assistant Technical Director
Chloe Joy
Shop Director
Merrianne Nedreberg*
Associate Prop Director
Kate Reinlib
Assistant Prop Director
Eric Babb
Shop Supervisor
Raul Vega Martinez
Costume Shop Manager
Shanta Faria De Sa
RESIDENT ASSISTANT COSTUME DESIGNERS
Caylyn Dabney
Ashphord Jacoway

Operations

Operations & Facilities Director
Peter Wylie
Kirk Douglas Theatre Manager
Chase Anderson-Shaw
Facilities Manager
Christian Taylor
Facilities Associate
Niki Armato
Facilities Assistants
Julio A. Cuellar
Facilities Coordinator
Vanessa De Loera
Operations Manager
Jasmine Braff
Operations Assistant
Curt Gavin

Finance, Information Technology, and Human Resources

Chief Financial Officer
Cheryl Shepherd
Controller
Peter Banachowski
Assistant Controller
Denice Behdad
Payroll Manager
Jessica Hernandez
SENIOR ACCOUNTANT
Anahita Ashrafipour
Accounts Payable Supervisor
Xochitl Ramirez
Payroll Specialist
Juan Martinez
Accounting Assistant
Kerry Larick

IT Director
Tom Megale
Tessitura & Web Administration Director
Janelle Cabrera Torres
Digital Product Manager
Joey Solano
Help Desk Support
Chima Omeaku
Tessitura & IT Support
Cris Spacca*

Director of Human Resources
Jody Horwitz*
HUMAN RESOURCES GENERALIST
Cristina Torres

Auditor
Moss Adams
Legal Counsels
Michael C. Donaldson, Lisa A. Callif
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher

Institutional Advancement

Director of Institutional Advancement
Sarah Sullivan
Director of Development
Ricky Carter
Director of Special Events
Crystal Diaz
Director of Annual Giving
Pamela Kuhr
Associate Director of Institutional Grants
Paula Matallana
Major Gifts Officer
Elizabeth DelloRusso
Senior Individual Giving Officer
Nicole Scipione*
Individual Giving Officers
Oye Ehikhamhen
Zain Patel
Katelin Urgo
Donor Communications Manager
Christopher Eckhart
Grants Manager
Wendy Hui
Telefunding Manager
Mike Ratterman
Donor Liason & Institutional Advancement Assistant
Alice Pelayo
Senior Analyst, Gift Accounting and Reporting
BK Dawson
Annual Giving Coordinator
Hailey Brunson
Executive Assistant to the Director of Institutional Advancement
Alana Beidelman*
Executive Assistant to the Director of Institutional Advancement
Irene Cho
Donor Advisors
Al Berman*
Brad Griffith
Vartan Merjanian
Benjamin Schwartz
Paul Vitagliano

Communications

Institutional Communications Director
Brett Webster
ASSOCIATE EDITORIAL DIRECTOR
Jessica Doherty
Communications Coordinator
Bobby Martinez
Davidson & Choy Publicity
Tim Choy and Peter Goldman

Marketing

Deputy Director of Marketing
Garrett Collins
Associate Director, Marketing Operations
Candice Walters
Senior Manager, Marketing Events & Partnerships
Kiyomi Emi
Manager, CRM & Email Marketing
Devany Harden
Advertising Manager
Katharine Means
Marketing Coordinator
Peter Sullivan
Marketing Fellow
Alexa Edwards
Media Planning
Caroline Thompson/Impact123

Art and Design Director
Deanna McClure
Digital Content Producer
Javier Vasquez
Senior Designer
Lila Wakili
Graphic Artist
Cindy Andrade

Ticket Sales and Services

Ticket Sales Director
Shawn Robertson*
Associate Director, Ticket Sales
Michael Zoldessy
Senior Manager, Ticket Operations
Skypp Cabanas*
Ticket Operations Coordinator
Tintin Nguyen

Audience and Subscriber Services Director
Sandy Czubiak*
Audience Services Senior Supervisors
Jennifer Baker*
Cheryl Hawker*
Audience Services Assistant
Jonathan Flores
Audience Services/Group Sales Associate
Christian Unger

Audience Services Representatives
Joshua Badillo
Vicki Berndt*
Clay Bunker
Frank Ensenberger
Daniel Garcia
Ivonne Herrera
Michael Munoz
Felipe Roque
Samuel Roque
Jurgen Santos
Christina Wright
Donor Associates
Jessica Abromavich
Justine Perez*

Subscriber Services Supervisor
Danuta Siemak*
Subscriber Services Asst. Supervisor
Christina Gutierrez*
Subscriber Services Senior Representative
Ligia Piste*
Peter Staloch*

Box Office Treasurer
Sarah K. Gonta*
1st Assistant Treasurers
Keana Jackson
Michael Valle*
2nd Assistant Treasurers
Michael “Luis” Espinoza
Kaitlyn Galvez
Michael Kempisty
Richard Rubio
Outbound Sales Partner
SD&A Teleservices, Inc.

*On staff for 10+ years.