A professional staff manages Starlight year-round, and we're bolstered by hundred of seasonal associates.


Richard Baker
President & CEO

Jacques' Hassen
Director of Human Resources

Caroline Gibel
Assistant to President & CEO

Community Engagement

Alex Jones
Vice President of Community Engagement

Katie McKernan
Community Engagement Coordinator

Dr. Andy Pierce 
Community Engagement Manager

Katherine Tolbert

Community Engagement Coordinator

Concert Department

Bill Waugh
Vice President of Concerts & Information Systems

Jeff Miller
Sponsorship and Premium Sales Manager

Finance Department

Mandi Wright 
Vice President of Finance

Tina Scibona

Kim Curtis
Accounting Manager

Information Systems Department

Bill Waugh
Vice President of Concerts & Information Systems

Owain Howell
Information Systems Manager

Marketing Department

Cindy Jeffries 
Vice President of Marketing & Sales

Adam Watson 
Digital Marketing Manager

Toni Talley
Group Sales Coordinator

Rachel Bliss
Communications Manager

Bryce Jones
Multimedia Design Coordinator

Nia Sanford
Graphic Designer

Operations & Theatre Plant Department

Deb Churchill
Vice President of Operations

Nathaniel Kauffmann
Operations Coordinator

Clayton Williams
Horticulture Supervisor

Chris Kindell
Horticulture & Facilities Technician

Phil Butler
Facilities Manager

Kayla van Thullenar
Operations Coordinator

Jeremy Bunch
Sr. Facilities Technician

Philanthropy Department

Lindsey Rood-Clifford
Vice President of Philanthropy

Erin Olm-Shipman
Donor Relations Manager

Andrew Lang 
Donor Relations Manager

Megan McCranie
Donor Information Specialist

Production Department

Kent Andel 
Vice President of Production

Aaron Clark 
Technical Production Manager

Caroline Gibel
Director of Indoor Programming/ Company Manager

Ryan Britton
Production Coordinator

Ticket Services Department

Ken McClain
Director of Ticket Services

Cindy Clark
Ticket Services Manager

Jennifer Smart
Subscription Sales Coordinator

Genie Haggard 
Ticket Services Concerts Manager

Emily Leritz
Ticket Services Coordinator