L.A. MARS (they/them/theirs) is a nonbinary theatremaker trained in artistic administration, stage direction, and stage management. They specialize in facilitating new work and art as a vehicle for social change. Mars was a member of Drexel University’s Custom-Design Major program housed within the Pennoni Honors College. Following acceptance into this interdisciplinary program, they designed their course of […]
DON JAY SMITH has many years of public relations and marketing communications experience, and still produces many programs every year. He has worked in the arts and entertainment field for much of that time, with a roster of clients that has included the New Jersey State Council for the Arts/Secretary of State, the New Jersey […]
Joan Chiang Paulin studied ballet in Jean M. Wong School of ballet and went on to intern at Hong Kong Dance Company for 6 months before moving to the United States in 1995. After graduating from SUNY Purchase in 1999 with a BFA in Dance, she joined Cortez & Company until 2002, when she joined […]
Rutgers College, New Brunswick, NJ ‘78 BA Economics and Business, concentration in Accounting Salomon Brothers 1978-1986 Manager of Syndicate Accounting Department Married to Jeff Kronthal Has three grown children and two grandsons. Mother/Grandmother/professional volunteer 1986-present Served nine years on the Board of Far Brook School Serves on the Board of the Kronthal Family Foundation Carolyn […]
MARTHA MENSCH joined EY in 2016 and was promoted to Treasurer in 2019. In this role, she is responsible for managing liquidity, cash management activities, short-term forecasting, corporate financing activities and bank and rating agency relations. Before joining EY, Martha held Director of Treasury positions at Booz, Allen & Hamilton, Booz & Company and most […]
FRAN SULLIVAN is a writer, editor, and public relations professional. She has brought her communication skills to the Carolyn Dorfman Dance board as its Secretary. She has served and the media outreach coordinator for St. Elizabeth University. She was the first editor of TAPinto Elizabeth, an online community newspaper covering Fran’s hometown.
RUSSELL AUBREY has been a part of the CDC family since 1989 as a dancer, costumer designer and, currently, board member. Since retiring from the stage as a performer, Rusty graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology and continues to work in the arts and entertainment industry creating costume for Broadway, film and television.
MEAGHAN DELANEY is currently a Director at FTI Consulting on their Strategic Communicationsteam where she focuses on corporate communications and change. Prior to her current role shehas held roles at PwC and APCO Worldwide where she’s advised various clients includingFortune 500 companies on how to best navigate complex challenges. She is a graduate of the […]
After graduating from the University of Virginia in 2019, Averie began her career working in development at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. As a Development Officer, she raises funds from grateful patients and friends of the hospital to enhance care for pediatric patients and their loved ones. Averie is from Lynchburg, VA and grew up dancing at the […]
JOANNE LEONE CORRIS is an award-winning painter, collage and assemblage artist and an arts educator. She is a proud native of Newark, NJ, a graduate of Newark Arts High which cultivated her love for the arts. Professionally, she has a BA in Education from Kean University, and MA in Fine Arts from Jersey City State […]