Palmer G. Jackson, Jr.

Executive Chairman

Caren Rager

Chrisman Executive Director & President

Santa Barbara Center for the Performing Arts

Administration and Finance

Debbie Slater, Controller

Amy Robertson, Contracts and Administration Manager

Darryl VanOudenhove, Consortium Services Manager
Ashley Dawson, Tessitura Support Specialist
Steven Torres, Tessitura Support Specialist

Maclaine Fiori, Patron Relations Specialist

Cherie Welsh, Human Resources Manager


Hayley Firestone Jessup, Vice President of Advancement
Tracy Dunn, Special Events Manager
Kathy Kramer, Development Services Manager


Max Engelsiepen, Graphic Designer

The Granada Theatre

Ticketing Services

Savannah Herms, Ticketing Services Manager

Drew Davis, Box Office Supervisor
Joseph Alderson, Box Office Supervisor

Henry Alvarado, Box Office Associate
Sara Barensprung, Box Office Associate
Madison Evanow, Box Office Associate
Jasmin Frausto, Box Office Associate
Jodie Johnson, Box Office Associate
Kavindra Nichols-Blount, Box Office Associate
Alina Tinajera, Box Office Associate


David Johnson, Director of Operations

Megan Landry, Associate Director of Operations – House Manager
Shawn Franklin, Front of House Assistant
Sara Marvel, Front of House Assistant
Todd Smith, Front of House Assistant
Jenny Wood, Front of House Assistant

Rolf Freeman, Facilities Manager
Chris Cortez, Facilities Assistant
Stanley Yamada, Facilities Assistant

DeAnn Nguyen, Head Electrician
Jon Fowler, Head of Audio
Lauda Swan, Head of Wardrobe
Jubal Molitor, Head of Carpentry