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Staff
Executive Director: 
Registrar/Finance: Teresa Conway
Website Creative & Graphic Designer: Michelle Shapiro
Administrative Assistant: Danny Debner

Executive Board
President: Hank Kimmel
(President, Working Title Playwrights; playwright, attorney, Atlanta, GA)
Vice-president: David Y. Chack (Producing Artistic Director, ShPIel – Performing Identity, Chicago, IL)
Vice-president: Wendy Kout (Playwright, Producer; Santa Barbara, CA)
Vice-president: Danielle Levsky (Writer, Clown, Performer, Producer; Chicago, IL)
Treasurer: Adam Immerwahr (Artistic Director, Theater J; Washington D.C.)
Secretary: Jesse Bernstein (Actor, Director, Writer, Philadelphia, PA)

Members-at-Large
Debórah Eliezer (Social Activist, Artistic Director, foolsFURY Theater; San Francisco, CA)
Hadar Galron (Playwright, Performer of Mikveh, The Secrets, Passion Killer, Whistle; Israel)
Leah Hamos (Theatre Agent, The Gersh Agency; New York, NY)
Yehudah Jai Husband
(Artistic Director, SH’MA Theatre Group, NAACP Award; Louisville, KY)
Shawna James (Board Liaison, Theatre Communications Group, director and producer, Brooklyn, NY)
Kendell Pinkney (Theatre Maker, Creative Producer, Founding Artistic Director of The Workshop)
Jill Rafson (Associate Artistic Director, Roundabout Theatre Company; Dramaturg; New York, NY)
Ronda Spinak (Co-Founder, Artistic Director, The Braid; Los Angeles, CA)
Ari Weinberg (Artistic & Managing Director, Winnipeg Jewish Theatre; Canada)

Previous Board Members
(Tenure ended in 2021)
Toby Klein Greenwald (Artistic Director, Raise Your Spirits Theatre/Na’na Playback Dance Theater; Israel)
Ralph Meranto
(Artistic Director, Center Stage Theatre; Rochester, NY) Rmeranto@jccrochester.org
Deborah Baer Mozes (Artistic Director, Theatre Ariel; Philadelphia, PA) dbmozes@theatreariel.org

Support Team
Social Media Chair, Podcast Host: Danielle Levsky
(Chicago, IL)
Theatremacher Program Director: Illana Stein (Freelance Theatre Director & Dramaturg; Sunnyside, NY)
Social Media Team: Audrey Lang (Playwright, Actor, Stage Manager, Dramaturg; New York, NY)
Social Media Team: Alisa Ungar-Sargon (Writer, Performer, Director, Producer; Chicago, IL)

Honorary Board
Theodore Bikel (z”l) (Actor, Musician, Union Leader, Civil Rights Activist)
Tovah Feldshuh
Mira Hirsch
(Theatre Director, Educator; Atlanta, GA)
Adam Kantor (Actor; NYC)
Ellen Schiff (Scholar and Professor Emerita; New York)
Robert Skloot (Scholar and Professor Emeritus; Madison, WI)

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