Board of Directors

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*Denotes incoming Director

President*
Stacey Ardelean
Artistic Director
Fuse Theatre (California)

Immediate Past President
Gary Minyard
Vice President of Education and Engagement
Victoria Theatre Association (Ohio)

President-Elect*
Jay Seller
Operations Director
Think 360 Arts for Learning (Colorado)

Treasurer
Andrew Ryder
Chair, SPU Theatre
Seattle Pacific University (Washington)

Secretary*
Leah Thomas
University of Central Florida (Florida)

Advocacy Director
Nick Bazo
Associate Director of Programs
The Theater Offensive (Massachussetts)

Communications Director*
Erika Atkins 
Director of Operation and Communications 
Opening Act (New York)

Strategic Planning Director
Kiyoko Motoyama Sims
Director of Community Engagement
The Children's Theatre Company

Development Director*
Rachel Hull
Director, Berkeley Repertory School of Theatre
Berkeley Repertory Theatre (California)

Ex Officio
Aimee Reid
Instructor in Theatre for Youth and Arts Management
Bowling Green State University (Ohio)

Network & SIG's Director*
Joshua Streeter
Assistant Professor of Theatre Education
James Madison University (Virginia)

Membership Director
Bethany Lahammer
Creative Director
Platform Theatre Company (California)

Multiculturalism and Diversity Directors*
Joel Jason Rodreguez
Drama Department Chair
South Texas College (Texas)
&
Elena Velasco
Artistic Director
Convergence Theatre (Virginia)

Programming Director, National
Sobha Kavanakudiyil
Faculty Member
City College of New York (New York)

Programming Director, Regional*
Lisa Mitchell
Education & Outreach Manager
Disney Theatrical Group (New York)

Scholarship and Research Director*
Matt Omasta
Theatre Education Program Director 
Utah State University (Utah)