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. 2656
Michael Gepner
Director of Marketing and Communications
Ext. 2664
Michelle Walton
Director of Education
Ext. 2604
Bob Schefferine
General Manager
Ext. 2641

Human Resources and Administration

LaMonica Rideaux
HR Manager
Ext. 2631


Rita Anderson
Finance Controller
Ext. 2653
Phyllis Bema Agyeman
Accounting Manager
Ext. 2660
Bobby Torres
Staff Accountant
Ext. 2634
Tisa Watt
Accounting Coordinator


Breana Carrier
Major Gifts Officer
Ext. 2606
Emily Manck White
Associate Director of Development
Ext. 2659
Chalise Pamplin
Institutional Giving Development Officer
Ext. 2625
Jennifer Block
Mid-Level Development Officer
Ext. 2649
Kathleen Blute
Manager, Donor Stewardship
Ext. 2651
Jem Le
Development Associate, Gifts & Records
Ext. 2648


Bridget Morgan
Associate Director, Marketing & Communications
Ext. 8825
Lisa Holmes
Manager, Communications
Ext. 2654
Anthony Martinez
Box Office Manager
Ext. 8827
Ruth Rodriguez
Guest Services Manager
Ext. 8826
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
Dominic Leone
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
Seth Pecore
Artistic Associate
Ext. 2633
Stephen W. Jones
Music Supervisor
Steven Hoffman
Technical Director
Ext. 2655


Eileen Edmonds
Associate Director of Education
Phone: 713.520.1220
Jacob Shideler
Associate Director of Engagement
Ext. 8803

Jessica Nieto
Manager, School Operations
Ext. 8807
Calvin Hudson
Education Administrator
Ext. 8804
Gloria Brown
Education Coordinator
Ext. 8805