Theatre Under the Stars

To call a TUTS staff member, please dial 713.558.(extension). For a menu of options, please dial 713.558.2600.

Executive Staff

Hillary J Hart
Executive Director
Dan Knechtges
Artistic Director
Melissa Jurik
Director of Development
Ext. 2647
Michael Gepner
Director of Marketing and Communications
Ext. 2664
Chris Brislin
General Manager
Jacob Shideler
Interim Director of Education
Ext. 8803
Eileen Edmonds
Associate Director of Education
Phone: 713.520.1220

Human Resources and Administration

Ana Glaze
Office Manager
Ext. 2624
LaMonica Rideaux
HR Manager
Ext. 2631


Rita Anderson
Finance Controller
Ext. 2653
Phyllis Bema Agyeman
Accounting Manager
Ext. 2660


Breana Carrier
Major Gifts Officer
Ext. 2606
Emily Manck White
Manager, Donor Engagement
Ext. 2651
Jane Brennan-Martin
Major Gifts Officer
Ext. 2620
Jennifer Block
Mid-Level Development Officer
Ext. 2649
Chalise Pamplin
Institutional Giving Development Officer
Ext. 2625
Kathleen Blute
Development Associate
Ext. 2651
Daniel Cheramie
Development Associate of Gifts & Records
Ext. 2648


Bridget Morgan
Associate Director, Marketing & Communications
Ext. 8825
Lisa Holmes
Manager, Communications
Ext. 2654
Anthony Martinez
Manager, Box Office
Ext. 8827

Elizabeth Gentry
Assistant Manager, Marketing & Communications
Ext. 2666
Bryce Bowie
Graphic Designer
Ext. 2682
Ruben Vela
Graphic Designer
Ext. 2669
Ja’Lisa Jones
Marketing Coordinator
Ext. 2632
Nikki Burch
Guest Services Coordinator
Erin Urick
Guest Services Representative
Chelsea Horton
Guest Services Representative
Beatriz Gonzalez
Guest Services Representative
Jimmy Herrera
Guest Services Representative

Production Staff

Laura Peete
Artistic Line Producer
Ext. 2663
Aileen Roberts
Production Manager
Ext. 8808
Colleen Grady
Costume Shop Manager / Designer
Ext. 2643
Jessica Casanova
Company Manager
Ext. 2633
Mary Carol Schreier
Technical Director
Ext. 2655


Seth Pecore
Company Manager, Pre-Professional Programs
Ext. 8811
Jessica Nieto
Manager, School Operations
Ext. 8807
Calvin Hudson
Education Administrator
Ext. 8804
Gloria Brown
Education Coordinator
Ext. 8805