Staff & Board


Director, Artistic
Sarah Benson

Director, Executive
Cynthia Flowers

Director, Artistic Development and Producing
Meropi Peponides

Director of Individual Giving and Events
Liene Camarena Fogele

Marketing Manager
Nadim Silverman

Production and Facilities Manager
Maggie Snell

Business Manager and Special Projects Associate
Jenny Rader

Audience Services Manager
William Burke

Writer/Director Lab Co-Chairs
Jackie Sibblies-Drury
William Burke

Literary & Artistic Intern
Stefania Bulbarella

Development Consultants
Advance NYC

Public Relations
Blake Zidell & Associates

Creative Director/ Graphic Design
Naomi Usher, Studio Usher

Season Typography
Adam Hayes,

DeWitt Stern

Legal Counsel
Farber Law LLC, Andrew Farber, Esq.

Fred Basch, AIA

Board of Directors
Kashif Akhter
Jodi Balsam
Sarah Benson
Jon Dembrow (Chair Emeritus)
Jackie Sibblies Drury
Susan Dunn
Cynthia Flowers
James Gleick
Frank Holozubiec (Secretary)
Branden Jacobs-Jenkins
Janice Lee
Mimi Lien
Victoria Meakin (Chair)
Zach Miller (Treasurer)
Meropi Peponides
Claudia Rankine
Diane C. Yu

Commissioned Artists

Alice Birch, Jorge Ignacio CortiƱas, Jackie Sibblies Drury, Jason Grote, Narcissister, Jillian Walker

Founding Artistic Directors

Marlene Swartz & Jerry Engelbach