209th Anniversary Season · America's Oldest · Founded 1809

Staff & Board

To contact the Walnut Street Theatre staff or board, please use the contact form.

Walnut Street Theatre Department Heads

President & Producing Artistic DirectorBernard Havard
Managing DirectorMark D. Sylvester
Director of DevelopmentBonnie Stevens
Director of EducationThomas P. Quinn
Production ManagerJoel Markus
Casting Director & Assistant to the Producing Artistic DirectorBrian Kurtas, CSA
Literary ManagerBeverly Elliot
Company Manager & Assistant to the Managing DirectorKathryn McCumber
ControllerMichael S. Armento
Facilities ManagerBruce Myers
Audience Services ManagerAngelia Evans
Refreshment Services ManagerDaniel Ludwig
Associate Director of Development & Manager of Institutional GivingMarquez Andrews
Communications ManagerAmy O'Connell
Box Office TreasurerRick Dougherty
Ticketing Services ManagerMandy Targoff
Tele-Sales ManagerAndy Burr
Assistant Director of EducationAshley Kerns
Assistant Production ManagerSiobhán Ruane
Technical DirectorBrian Froonjian
Costume Shop ManagerMary Folino
Properties ManagerScott Groh

Walnut Street Theatre Board of Trustees

Richard A. Mitchell, Esq., Chair
Denise Daher Hodgson, Immediate Past Chair
Louis W. Fryman, Esq., Chairman Emeritus
Matthew Garfield, Chairman Emeritus
John D. Graham, Chairman Emeritus
David S. Blum, Vice Chair
Ramona Gwynn, Vice Chair & Secretary
Francis J. Mirabello, Esq., Vice Chair
Scott Rankin, Vice Chairman
Robert L. B. Harman, Treasurer

  • Ronald E. Bowlan
  • Ira Brown
  • Jeffrey Ferro
  • Christopher Franklin
  • Jack R. Garfinkle, Esq.
  • Albert A. Giagnacova, ChFC, CLU
  • Bernard Havard
  • Audrey Merves
  • David Montgomery
  • Cedric Rockamore
  • Edward Satell
  • Keith D. Schneck
  • Jennifer Toll Schulman
  • Jon C. Sirlin
  • Ellen Tobie
  • Todd C. Vanett
  • Gloria Watson
  • Richard Woosnam

Alumni Trustees

  • Ashok N. Bakhru
  • Valli Baldassano
  • Bruce Belzak
  • Maureen Breakiron-Evans
  • George M. Chamberlain, Jr.
  • Rebecca R. Clark
  • Thomas J. Coultes
  • Louis J. D'Ambrosio
  • Allan M. Dabrow
  • Joseph E. Ellis, Sr.
  • Barry Genkin
  • Donald Gleklen
  • Terry Graboyes
  • Bruce Goldberg
  • Michael Hagy
  • Joanne Marie Harmelin
  • Jeremy D. Johnson
  • Ira L. Kamens
  • Kenneth E. Kirby
  • Robert A. Korn
  • Marc S. Lapayowker
  • Ann M. Liacouras
  • Ben Lipitz
  • Theresa E. Loscalzo, Esq.
  • Craig R. MacQueen
  • James E. Marks
  • Kyle Anne Midkiff
  • George W. Murphy
  • Ann Marie Richter
  • Renee H. Rollin
  • Dolly Beechman Schnall
  • Martin W. Spector
  • James M. Tholey
  • Philip J. Webster

Honorary Members

  • Mr. Charles Fuller
  • Ms. Carole Haas Gravagno
  • Mr. Neil Simon
  • Mr. Stephen Sondheim
  • Hon. Mark Squilla
  • Ms. Lily Tomlin