Board of Directors

Carolelinda Dickey
Consultant, Performing Arts Strategies

Jack Brice
Vice Chair
Bank Merger and Integration Consultant

Jackie Dempsey
Artistic Director, Squonk Opera

Michael Gans
IT Project Manager, K&L Gates

Paula Hinston
Live Entertainment Marketing & Media Consultant

Susan McLaughlin
Senior Content Developer, Pipitone Group

Steve O’Hearn
Artistic Director, Squonk Opera

Sruti Shiva
Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Mike Wasco
Board Treasurer
CPA, Kinol Sharie Leyh & Associates


National Advisory Council

Carol Brown
Former President, The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust

Pam Coates
Marketing Communications Manager, EQT Corporation

Jeff Folmsbee
Executive Producer, WNET-TV

Kate Freed
VP of Development, Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy

Charlie Humphrey
Executive Director, Pittsburgh Filmmakers, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts

Gerri Kay
Former Foundation Executive

Anne LeBaron
Composer, Professor, California Institute of the Arts

Marc Masterson
Artistic Director, South Coast Repertory

Richard Parsakian
Owner, Eons Fashion Antique

John Schaefer
Senior Producer, WNYC Radio

Jimmi Sue Smith
Vice President & Controller – Midstream, Commercial & Distribution, EQT Midstream