AACT Staff

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Julie Crawford David Cockerell Cranston Dodds Ron Ziegler

Julie Crawford
Executive Director

Ask Julie about all things AACT - especially AACT leadership, committees, programs, educational events, awards, finances, and planning.

David Cockerell
Marketing/Communications Director

David handles communications with members, including e-news and promos; edits Spotlight; promotes AACT programs; and works to increase AACT visibility.

Cranston Dodds
Member Engagement Director

Ask Cranston how to engage with AACT programs and benefits, and connect to the national network of America's theatres and theatre lovers.

Ron Ziegler
Field Services Director

Ask Ron about AACT's festival program and state/regional festivals. A former AACT President, he has years of experience at all levels of community theatre.

Karen Matheny Darlene DeLorenzo Jill Patchin Winston Daniels

Karen Matheny
Office Support Manager

Karen fields any questions you may have and handles data entry, processing memberships, and event registrations.

Darlene DeLorenzo
Advertising/Festivals Services

Ask Darlene about Spotlight advertising, renting the mailing list, Commercial membership, and support to festivals.

Jill Patchin
Conference Coordinator

Jill recruits AACT sponsors and handles arrangements for AACT events. Like Ron, she's a past AACT President, with knowledge and expertise to spare.

Winston Daniels
Office Assistant

Winston works with membership & registration processing, data entry, mailings, and bookkeeping.

Stephen Peithman      

Stephen Peithman

Ask Stephen about all things
relating to the AACT website.

He helped inaugurate our first site back in 1996, and continues with its latest incarnation.




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