Staff Directory

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University Performing Arts

Jane B. Stein Executive Director of Performing Arts 973-720-3845
Lavene Gass-Youmans Program Assistant 973-720-3178
Lou Hamel Director of Audience Services/
Box Office Manager
Edward Matthews Artistic Director 973-720-2994
Marianna Menyhart Administrative Assistant 973-720-3169
Al Schaefer Director of Operations 973-720-2384
Shari Selke Production Stage Manager 973-720-2227
Craig Woelpper Marketing Coordinator 973-720-2694
UPA Main Office 973-720-3178
Box Office General Inquiries 973-720-2371


Jazz Room Series

David Demsey Coordinator 973-720-2320
Peter McGuinness Coordinator 973-720-3387
Cynthia Kincherlow Secretary 973-720-2268


WP Theatre & Comedy - Communication Dept.

Elizabeth Stroppel Producer 973-720-3342


WP Music Dept.

Lois Green Secretary 973-720-3128


New Music Series

Peter Jarvis Coordinator 973-812-7406


Midday Concert Series

Gary Kirkpatrick Coordinator 973-720-2592


Art Galleries

Kristen Evangelista Director 973-720-2654
Emily Johnsen Program Assistant 973-720-2654


Center for Chinese Art

Zhiyuan Cong Director 973-720-2799
Ling Xiao Administrative Assistant 973-720-2799


Center for New Art

Michael Rees Director 973-720-3807