Executive Director Harris N. Ferris
Assistant to the Executive Director Katie Potts


Artistic Director Susan Jaffe
Assistant to the Artistic Director Robert Vickrey

Marianna Tcherkassky

Steven Annegarn

Music Director and Conductor Charles Barker
Company Pianist Yoland Collin


Director of Operations and Finance Jay Romano
Finance Manager Shelly Swartz
Receptionist/Office Manager Missy Graf
Human Resources Manager Lauren Carlini


Director of Marketing Tanaz Walendziewicz
Director of Creative Services
Kelly Perkovich
Manager of Patron Services and Ticketing Audrey Fennell
Group Sales Manager Jamie Adams
Media Relations & Content Marketing Manager
Katie Drozynski
External Affairs Analyst Christine Wingenfeld
Merchandising Manager Kristen Urban
Assistant Patron Services Manager Lydia Grimenstein
Patron Services Representatives Linda Cunko
Doug Bell


Director of Development Christy Rowing
Associate Director of Development  Aziza El Feil
Manager of Individual Giving Elizabeth Mick
Corporate Relations Manager Erin Starzynski


Education and Community Engagement

Director of Education & Community Engagement Kathryn Gigler
Manager of Accessibility & Program Development
Lindsey Kaine
Manager of Audience Education & Archives Lisa Auel
Manager of Community Programs Kerra Alexander


Director of Production Curtis Scott Dunn
Production Stage Manager  Alicia Reece
Building & Rentals Manager 
Jerry Craven


Costumier Janet Marie Groom
Costume Assistant Kaylee Hansberry
Stitchers Kristin McLain, first hand
Kathleen Sullivan


Directors Dennis Marshall
Marjorie Grundvig
Director of Operations Aaron Rinsema
Principal Janet Popeleski
Children’s Division Coordinator  Kaila Lewis
Registrar & Finance Manager
Dance and Fitness Programs Manager
Manager of Communications & Student Resources Lindsey Gainey
Manager of School Marketing & PR Nicole Sauter
Maintenance Ray Lantzy

UPMC Sports Medicine Medical Team

Physicians  Freddie Fu, MD Orthopedic Surgery
Vonda Wright, MD Orthopedic Surgery
Macalus Hogan, MD Orthopedic Surgery
Athletic Training Kathleen Nachazel, LAT, ATC
Physical Therapy Erica Coffey, MS, PT, SCS
Catherine Hagan Vargo PT, DPT, OCS
Medical Research  Valerie Williams, PT, DPT, OCS
Consulting Sports Nutritionist Leslie Bonci, MPH, RD
Consulting Psychiatrist Antoine Douaihy, M.D