George Emílio Sanchez (Chair) |  Leslie Weber (Treasurer) | Amy Sumner (Secretary)
Victor M. Brown | Briana Carlson-Goodman | Oliver Fein | Jane Holzka |
Jimena Martinez |  Sara Palmer | Jesse Phillips-Fein |  Ellynne Skove 



Vanessa Adato
Senior Finance and Operations Director | | bio

Janeill Cooper
Stage Manager

Donna Costello
Education Programs Consultant and Lead Facilitator; Faculty Member; and Director of YouthWorks |

Richard Rodd Denson
Administrative Assistant/Facility Manager/Box Office |

Sanae Galligan
Youth Education Marketing Manager |

Kara Gilmour
Executive Director | | bio

Aviya Hernstadt
Education Assistant/Administrative Assistant |

Andrew Jannetti
School Breaks Director |

Mia Martelli
Administrative Assistant/Facility Manager/Box Office |

Manny Rivera
Stage Manager

Sara Roer
Operations Manager |

Njeri Rutherford
Administrative Assistant/Facility Manager/Box Office |

Lucia Scheckner
Director of Education & Artist Programs |

Kelindah Schuster
Technical Director/Resident Lighting Designer | 

David Sierra
Artist Services Marketing Manager |

Ashley R. Thaxton-Stevenson
Education Manager | 

Anh Vo
Administrative Assistant/Facility Manager/Box Office |

Mikaila Ware
Administrative Assistant/Facility Manager/Box Office |

Marya Warshaw
Founding Executive/Artistic Director (Emerita)



Our Faculty is comprised of graduates from some of the finest theater and dance departments in the U.S. and most create and perform professionally. They are selected for their unique understanding of the developmental stages of children and how that translates into the training of a young dancer, actor, choreographer or playwright.

Faculty Directory and Bios



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Read BAX’s Accountability and Action Statement in response to and solidarity with uprisings for Black lives and liberation.

Read personal commitments to anti-racist and pro-liberation work from individual BAX staff members.


BAX’s Whistleblower Policy