Board of Directors
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Joel Jason Rodreguez
Drama Department Chair
South Texas College (Texas)



 Past Chair

Mitch Mattson
Director of Career Training
Roundabout Theatre Company (New York)




Aimee Reid
Executive Artistic Director
The Children's Theatre Workshop (Ohio)


Chair Elect 

Jonathan Jones
Administrator and Instructor
NYU Steinhardt (New York)




Penelope Caywood
Artistic Director
University of Utah Youth Theatre (Utah)


Anti-Racism, Anti-Oppression, Equity, and Justice Chair

Sindy Castro

Teaching Artist/Co-Founder
Jugando N Play (New York)


 Programming Chair

Ashley Forman
Director of Education and Artistic Director of Voice of Now
Arena Stage (Washington, DC)



Board Members 

Michael Avila

Assistant Professor of Instruction
The University of Texas at Austin (Texas)



Sarah Cronkleton-Kidd
Alternative Care Specialist
Clay County Children's Division (Missouri)

Chad Dike
Director of Education
TheatreSquared (Arkansas)

licia Fuss
Administrator & Instructor
Middle Tennessee State University (Tennessee)




Melinda Moore
Punahou School (Hawaii)



Elizabeth Patterson

Theatre Director/Upper School
Severn School (Maryland)



Brodrick Santeze Ryans
Resident Casting Associate and Artistic Liaison
The 5th Avenue Theatre (Seattle)




arcus Simmons
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music
Bethel University (Minnesota)




Colette Silvestri
Reach Connection Charter School (Pennsylvania)