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Meet Our Team

Ken Wesler
President & CEO
Ken has had a long and diverse career as a consultant and senior staff member in the arts.   Much of his work has been with arts organizations under stress, and he has been recognized for his work in programming, education, fiscal management, sales and community outreach, as well as facilities management. He has led fundraising efforts which have resulted in over $60 million in operating, capital and endowment funds. Read More >>

Strand-Capitol Staff Listings

Administration
Anne Sturm, General Manager
Trisha Melikian, Business Manager
Lenniece Orji, Financial Assistant

Education
Cassie Rush, Director of Education
Alejandro Ruiz, Acting Instructor
Carla Christopher, Creative Writing Instructor
Amy Mullen-Johnson, Dance Instructor
Allison Smith, Dance Instructor
Clay Jolly, Music Instructor

Development and Advancement
Mindi Haines, Director of Development and Advancement
Gary Bowman, Development Officer

Customer Service
Sarah Blask, Box Office Manager
Carolyn Shoop, Customer Service Agent
Janey Beck, Customer Service Agent
Wyatt Oerman, Customer Service Agent

Marketing
Julie Lando, President & Owner, Moxie

Operations
Dale Elkiss, Director of Operations
Ben Spagnola, Senior House Manager
Jeremy Kilgore, Operations Assistant
Anne Massin, Housekeeper

House Managers
Lindsay Kohr
Curtis Spagnola
Pierce Wiest

Head Usher
Faye Hall

Production Staff
Steven Shelley, President/CEO of Production Express, Inc.
Jamie Heath, Head Carpenter