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
Antonette Renteria, Accountant
Jeremy Patterson, Bookkeeper

Amy Robertson, Contracts and Administration Manager

Darryl VanOudenhove, Consortium Services Manager
Ashley Bonner, Tessitura Support Specialist
Autumn Sanders, 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

Autumn Sanders, Ticketing Services Manager
Savannah Herms, Special Services Manager
Brittany Meyer, Box Office Supervisor
Sara Barensprung, Box Office Associate
Drew Davis, Box Office Associate
Madison Evanow, Box Office Associate
Jasmin Frausto, Box Office Associate
Jodie Johnson, Box Office Associate
Kathryn Macias, Box Office Associate
Pat Miller, Box Office Associate
Kavindra Nichols-Blount, Box Office Associate
Richard Rodriguez, Box Office Associate


David Johnson, Director of Operations

Megan Landry, Associate Director of Operations – House Manager
Coral Weese, Assistant House Manager
Shawn Franklin, Front of House Assistant
Manny Maldonado, Front of House Assistant
Jenny Wood, Front of House Assistant

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

Kevin Witherell, Stage Coordinator
DeAnn Nguyen, Head Electrician
Jon Fowler, Head of Audio
Lauda Swan, Head of Wardrobe
Jubal Molitor, Head of Carpentry