Board of Directors

The 2015-2016 NAMT Board, incoming Board members and staff at a strategic planning retreat at the Old Globe Theatre in San Diego, CA. L-R: Lori Fineman, Phil Santora (Vice President), Betsy King Militello (Executive Director), Adam Grosswirth (Membership Director), Donna Lynn Hilton (President), Marsha S. Brooks (Legal Counsel), Kent Gash, Kenny Alhadeff, Elisbeth Challener, Michael Baron, Jen Whitton (Development Associate), Branden Huldeen (New Works Director), Karin Nilo (Program Assistant), Michael G. Murphy (Treasurer), Jeff Loeb (President-Elect), Keith Cromwell. (Not pictured: Kevin Moriarty, Peter Rothstein, Michael Jenkins, Lisa Grele Barrie, Rick Boynton, Wayne Bryan, Mark S. Hoebee, Buck Mason, Paige Price, Mark D. Sylvester)

Jeff Loeb, The Hollywood Pantages (CA), President
Elisbeth Challener, ZACH Theatre (TX), President-Elect
Michael Baron, Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma (OK), Vice President
Paige Price, Philadelphia Theatre Company (PA), Vice-President
Lori Fineman, Transport Group (NY), Treasurer
Wayne Bryan, Music Theatre of Wichita (KS), Secretary
Pamela Adams, The Atlantic Theatre Company (NY)
Michael Jenkins (TX), Board Emeritus Liaison
Kenny Alhadeff, Junkyard Dog Productions (NY)
Curt Dale Clark, Maine State Music Theatre (ME)
Kwofe Coleman, The MUNY (MO)
Keith Cromwell, Red Mountain Theatre Company (AL)
Kent Gash, NYU Tisch New Studio on Broadway (NY)
Maria Goyanes, The Public Theater (NY)
Dana Harrel, Disney Creative Entertainment (CA)
Van Kaplan, Pittsburgh CLO (PA)
Betsy King Militello, National Alliance for Musical Theatre (NY)
Søren Møller, Fredericia Theater and New Works Development Centre Uterus (Denmark)
Dan Murphy, The Broadway Rose Theatre Company (OR)
Michael G. Murphy, Shea’s Performing Arts Center
Marsha S. Brooks, Brooks & Distler (NY), Legal Counsel

 

Board Emeritus

Michael Jenkins (TX), Board Emeritus Liaison
Judith Allen
Elisbeth Challener, ZACH Theatre (TX)
Bud Franks
Nancy Gibbs, 321 Theatrical Management (NY)
Charles Grey
Mark Hoebee, Paper Mill Playhouse (NJ)
John Holly
Robb Hunt, Village Theatre (WA)
Richard Lewis, California Musical Theatre (CA)
Sharon Maroney, Broadway Rose Theatre (OR)
Bridget McDonough, Light Opera Works (IL)
Jim Mercer, Pittsburgh CLO (PA)
Harriet Schlader, Woodminster Summer Musicals (CA)
Stewart Slater
Steve Stettler, Weston Playhouse Theatre Company (VT)
Mark D. Sylvester, Walnut Street Theatre (PA)
Marty Wiviott, The Hollywood Pantages (CA)

Committees

Budget and Finance

Michael G. Murphy, The Old Globe (CA), Chair
Tom Gabbard, Blumenthal Performing Arts Center (NC)
Nancy Gibbs, 321 Theatrical Management (NY)
Jeff Loeb, The Hollywood Pantages (CA)
Jim Mercer, Pittsburgh CLO (PA)
Michael G. Murphy, The Old Globe (CA)

Audit

Tom Gabbard, Blumenthal Performing Arts Center (NC)
Nancy Gibbs, 321 Theatrical Management (NY)
Jeff Loeb, The Hollywood Pantages (CA)
Jim Mercer, Pittsburgh CLO (PA)
Michael G. Murphy, The Old Globe (CA)
Mark D. Sylvester, Walnut Street Theatre (PA)

Development

Elisbeth Challener, ZACH Theatre (TX), Chair
Keith Cromwell, Red Mountain Theatre Company (AL)
Jeff Loeb, The Hollywood Pantages (CA)
Phil Santora, TheatreWorks Silicon Valley (CA)
Jana Shea, Seaview Productions (CT)

Educational Resources

Dan Murphy, The Broadway Rose Theatre (OR), Chair
Michael Ballam, Utah Festival Opera Company (UT)
Wayne Bryan
, Music Theatre Wichita (KS)
Victoria Bussert, Baldwin Wallace University Conservatory of Music (OH)
Mark Fleischer, Pittsburgh CLO (PA)
Donna Lynn Hilton, Goodspeed Musicals (CT)
Jennifer Jaquess, Red Mountain Theatre Company (AL)

Membership

Michael Baron, Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma (OK), Co-Chair
Curt Dale Clark, Maine State Music Theatre (ME), Co-Chair
Margot Astrachan, Margot Astrachan Production (NY)
Kwofe Coleman
, Municipal Theatre Association of St. Louis (The MUNY) (MO)
Gretchen Feyer, Brekeley Playhouse (CA)
Bernadine C. Griffin
, The 5th Avenue Theatre (WA)
Darryl Reuben Hall
, Stage Aurora Theatrical Company, Inc. (FL)
Andy Hite, Marriott Theatre (IL)
Bradford Kenney, Ogunquit Playhouse (ME)
Jon Moses, Riverside Theatre, Inc. (FL)
Ryan Norton, Tuacahn Center for the Arts (UT)
Steve Stettler, Weston Playhouse Theatre Company (VT)

New Works

Rick Boynton, Chicago Shakespeare Theater (IL), Co-Chair
Dana Harrel, Walt Disney Imagineering Creative Entertainment (CA), Co-Chair
Elise Dewsberry, New Musicals Inc. (CA)
Eric Keen-Louie, The Old Globe (CA)
Peter Rothstein, Theater Latté Da (MN)
Dave Steakley, ZACH Theatre (TX)
Lee Trull, Dallas Theater Center (TX)
Ashley Wells, Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma (OK)

Nominating

Donna Lynn Hilton, Goodspeed Musicals (CT), Chair
Randy Adams, Junkyard Dog Productions (NY)
Kent Gash, NYU Tisch New Studio on Broadway (NY)
Nancy Gibbs, 321 Theatrical Management (NY)
Jeff Loeb, The Hollywood Pantages (CA)
Phil Santora, TheatreWorks Silicon Valley (CA)

2016 Festival of New Musicals

Paige Price, Theatre Aspen (CO), Co-Chair
Robert Lee, NYU Tisch School of the Arts – Graduate Musical Theatre Writing Program (NY), Co-Chair
Mara Isaacs, Octopus Theatricals (NJ), Chair Emerita
Pamela Adams, Atlantic Theater (NY)
Bob Alwine, Goodspeed Musicals (CT)
Carlos Armesto, Theatre C (NY)
Victoria Bussert, Baldwin Wallace University (OH)
Amy Corcoran, Aria Entertainment (UK)
Keith Cromwell, Red Mountain Theatre Co. (AL)
Ian Eisendrath, The 5th Avenue Theatre (WA)
Lori Fineman, The Transport Group (NY)
Kate Galvin, 11th Hour Theatre Co. (PA)
Lucas McMahon, Alchemation (NY)
Michael Rubinoff, Canadian Music Theatre Project (ON)
Janice Lowe, Alumnus Writer Representative (Composer of Lil Budda, Fest ’02)