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Texas Performing Arts Staff

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Bob Bursey
Executive and Artistic Director

Bianca Hooi
Executive & Artistic Project Manager

Priscilla Perales
Assistant to the Executive and Artistic Director

Business Office

Robert Cross
General Manager

Kamille Deysel
Senior Human Resources Coordinator

Kristi Lampi
Associate Director of Business Operations

Leigh Remeny
Business Operations Manager


Anna Langdell
Director of Development

Amy Burgar
Associate Director, Development

Chelsea Casner
Development Associate

Miguel Robles
Development Associate

Jeanette Thomas
Director of Major Gifts

Education & Engagement

Tim Rogers
Director of Education and Engagement

Brenda Simms
Education Program Manager

Eric Vera
Education Program Manager

Aubrey Felty
Education and Engagement Program Coordinator

Fabrication & Academic Production

Jeff Grapko
Director of Fabrication and Academic Production

Scott Bussey
Facility Manager / Senior Technical Director

Bridgette Clifford
Emerging Arts Professional, Fabrication

Daniel Geld
Emerging Arts Professional, Fabrication

Carolyn Hardin
Properties Manager

Eliot Haynes
Assistant Audio/Video Supervisor, Academic Production

Jason Huerta
Operations Manager, Fabrication

J. E. Johnson
Associate Director of Fabrication

Karen Maness
Associate Director of Fabrication

Earnest Mazique
Academic Production Technology Manager

Ashton Bennett Murphy
Assistant Technical Director & Scenic Artist

Hank Schwemmer
Lead Fabricator

Michael Shanks
Assistant Lighting Supervisor, Academic Production

David Tolin
Project Manager, Fabrication

Marketing & Communications

Phil Rosenthal
Director of Marketing & Communications

Brady Dyer
Associate Director, Communications

Romina Jara
Associate Director, Marketing

Lizzie Cantu
Design Manager

Erica De Leon
Marketing Specialist, Digital Media

Lindsey Sageser
Marketing Associate


Jim Larkin
Director of Production

Joey Colao
Lighting Supervisor

Cammy Senioris
Assistant Lighting Supervisor

Travis Perrin
Staging and Rigging Supervisor

Ruben Vasquez
Assistant Staging and Rigging Supervisor

Blake Addyson
Production Supervisor

Kat Carson
Production Supervisor

Drew Millay
Audio/Video Supervisor

Chris Payeur
Assistant Audio/Video Supervisor

Programs & Events

Bobby Asher
Director of Programming

Brendan Burke
Programming Manager

Mika O’Dwyer
Event Manager

Alexander Reindl
Event Manager

Ticketing & Guest Experience

Blake McDonald
Director of Guest Experience

Amanda Adams
Associate Director of Guest Services

Meredith Delay
Patron Services Manager

Shade Oyegbola
Associate Director, Ticketing

Dianne Whitehair
Ticketing Systems Manager

Basil Montemayor
Ticketing Manager

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