Our Staff & Board

Artistic

Producing Artistic Director
Terrence J. Nolen
Associate Artistic Director
Jonathan Silver
Artistic Assistant
Nick Hatcher

Commissioned Playwrights
Lorene Cary
Kash Goins
Robi Hager
James Ijames
R. Eric Thomas

Administration

Managing Director
Amy L. Murphy
General Manager
Clayton Tejada
Business Manager
Paola Cruz

Audience Services Manager
Katie Frazer
Operations Manager

Bebe Maritsis
Box Office Manager
Jason Blacketer
Box Office Associates
Adiah Hicks
Chelsey Gaskins
Front of House Assistants
Tara Bankard
Ryane Beutler
Emily Fernandez
Rebecca Fleckner
Madeline Jones
Brennen Malone
Kimie Muroya
Glynnis Nadel
Amanda Robinson
Jenna Rogalski
Kate Tenen
Julianne Schaub
Kashara White
Eric Zavadsky

Box Office Email
boxofficer@ardentheatre.org

Development

Development Manager
Jonathan Edmondson
Manager of Individual Giving
Orelí Uzdavinis

Education

Education Associate
Josh Thorps
Education Associate
Elizabeth Crino

Production

Director of Production
Matthew Given
Electrics Supervisor
Martin Stutzman
Audio Engineer
John Kolbinski
Costume Supervisor
Amanda Todaro
Properties Supervisor
Chris Haig
Charge Scenic Artist
Kristina Chadwick McGrath
Production Stage Manager
Wendy Blackburn Eastland
Alec E. Ferrell
Kate Nelson

Marketing

Director of Marketing and Communications
Stephen Rapp
Marketing Associate
Andressa Royer
Art Director

Kristy Giballa
Publicist
Bryan Buttler

Arden Teaching Artists

Madison Auch
Kala Moses Baxter
Rachel Camp
Johanna Carden
Tara Demmy
Eliana Fabiyi
Emily Fernandez
Kelly Filios
Liz Filios
TJ Harris
Madi Juleskusky
Leigha Kato
Jenson Lavallee
Tanaquil Marquez
Matthew Mastronardi
Cindy Paul
Aaron Shown
Katie Sink
Jenna Stelmok
Rob Tucker
Josh Walker
Justin Yoder
Holly Yokley

Board of Directors

Officers

Robert Elfant, President 
Nancy Burd, Vice President 
Rhonda Ball, Vice President 
Michael A. Donato, Treasurer 
Rayenne Chen, Secretary

Members

Anne Cook
Joy L. De Jesús
Nancy Elfant
Elizabeth Fernandez-Vina
Elizabeth H. Gemmill
N. Peter Hamilton
Joanne Harmelin
Richard Harris
Dr. Valerie Harrison
Nancy Hirsig
Anne Marie Horner
Holly Kinser
Michael S. MacFarland
Richard L. Maimon
Dr. Saifuddin T. Mama
John J. McCawley
Amy L. Murphy
Terrence J. Nolen
Hon. Judge Rosalyn Robinson
Charles H. Rose
Monica Horan Rosenthal
H. Hetherington Smith
Lee van de Velde
Steve Wolfson
Diane Dalto Woosnam
Ellen Yin

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Task Force

José Avilés
Nancy Burd
Rayenne Chen
Anne Cook
Joy L. De Jesús
Jonathan V. Edmondson
Robert Elfant
Kash Goins
Richard Harris
Zuhairah McGill
Amy L. Murphy
Bi Jean Ngo
Terrence J. Nolen
Hon. Judge Rosalyn Robinson
Clayton Tejada
Orelí Uzdavinis