Board of Directors and Staff

Mark Clayton Southers, Founder and Producing Artistic & Executive Director, cell 412-377-7803; msouthers@pghplaywrights.org

Advisory Board

Barbara Cymerman
Lynne Hayes-Freeland
Carlton Heywood
Janis Burley Wilson

Board of Directors

Dr. Michael Ramsay, President
Mark Clayton Southers, Executive Director
Elizabeth Reiss, Treasurer
Lorille “Neicy” Readie, Secretary

Don Bell
Donna Drewery
Tawnya Farris-Redwood
Mark A. Freeman
Yarra Howze
Nikki Jackson
Susan McGregor-Laine
Melissa Pearlman
Ryan Scott
Eric A. Smith
Delores Southers
Wayne Walters

Staff

Mark Clayton Southers, Producing Artistic Director
Elizabeth Reiss, Managing Director
Monteze Freeland,
Producing Artistic Associate

Sam Lothard, Artistic Associate
Ashley Southers, Artistic Associate
Erin Taylor, Box Office Manager
Mark Whitehead, Resident Sound Designer

Cheryl El-Walker, Resident Costume & Makeup & Hair Designer
Bob & Madeline Steineck, Resident Lighting Designers
Diane Melchitzky, Resident Scenic Painter

Zach Biden, Resident Carpenter
Marcus Carl Southers
, Concessions
Andre J.C. Southers, Concessions
Joyce Wilson-Windsor, Bookkeeper
Elizabeth Reiss
, Grant Writer
Denise Johnson, Public Relations
Michelle Belan, Program Designer
Eric Donaldson, Resident Graphic Designer
Steven Doerfler, Online Communications Director


Updated June 2020.