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

Anne Sturm, General Manager
Trisha Melikian, Business Manager

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

Development and Advancement
Mindi Haines, Director of Development and Advancement

Julie Lando, President & Owner, Moxie

Dale Elkiss, Director of Operations
Pierce Wiest, Operations Assistant
Anne Massin, Housekeeper
Jeremy Kilgore, Facility Maintenance
Kevin McDonald, Security

House Managers
Lindsay Kohr
Ben Spagnola
Pierce Wiest

Volunteer Coordinators
Chris Tassia
Faye Hall, Head Usher

New Hope School of the Arts
Calvin Oliver Weary II, Director of the Arts
Tonisha Price, Production Asstistant
Rebecca Wolf, Music/Theatre Instructor
Joseph Kress, Stage Tech/ Production Instructor
A.K. Mullen, Dance Instructor
Dante Strange, Intern Specialist
Theo Fogleman, Tech Consultant
Lavon Holland, Musical Choreographer

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