Who We Are

  • To reach our staff by phone, dial 732.345.1400, followed by their extension as listed below. 
    • To send an email, most times use their first initial followed by the last name and then @trtc.org.
      For example: To email someone named John Smith, you would send it to jsmith@trtc.org
    • Box Office Hours: Monday through Saturday from 10am-6pm, Sunday from 12-5pm & one hour prior to all performances.

Robert M. Rechnitz, Founder / Executive Producer, 1806
John Dias, Artistic Director, 1801
Joan H. Rechnitz, Associate Producer
Michael Hurst, Managing Director, 1807



Stephanie Coen, Associate Artistic Director and Press Contact, 1829
Taylor Barfield, Literary Manager, 1825
Madeleine George, Playwright in Residence
Brian Eckert, Artistic Assistant



Alma Malabanan-McGrath, General Manager, 1802
Margaret “Peggy” Shafai, Director of Finance, 1822
Karen Pierce, Staff Accountant, 1821


 Audience Services, Marketing and PR 

Courtney Schroeder, Director of Marketing, 1810
Jenna Rocca, Associate Director of Marketing, 1838
Hannah Walker, Institutional Marketing Manager, 1841
Yurik Lozano, Multimedia Manager, 1834
Michele Klinsky, Box Office Manager, 1808
Kristina Marinos, Box Office Supervisor/Student Matinee Coordinator, 1839
Lauren Mancuso, Box Office Supervisor, 1815
Lynn Kroll, Box Officer/Group Sales Coordinator
Evan Kudish, Box Officer
Brianna Merriman, Box Officer
Vernette Spicer, Box Officer
Matt Yee, Box Officer
Angela White, Front of House Manager and Volunteer Coordinator, 1824
Carmen Balentine, Assistant House Manager
Doreen Fromage, Assistant House Manager
Melissa Javorek, Assistant House Manager
Donna Stiles,  Assistant House Manager
Francesca Trerotola, Assistant House Manager
Briana Butler, Front of House Staff
Colette Dante, Front of House Staff
Raquel Diaz, Front of House Staff
Thomas Dougherty, Front of House Staff
Matthew Markowski, Front of House Staff
Daniel Pino, Front of House Staff
Kayla Santry, Front of House Staff



Jesse Beutell, Individual Giving Manager, 1805
Katherine Benson, Events Manager, 1817
Ellen Hahn, Institutional Development Manager, 1830



Kate Cordaro, Director of Education, 1814
Amanda Espinoza, Education and Community Engagement Manager, 1804
Lea Anello, Teaching Artist
Devin Fletcher, Teaching Artist
Sara Holdren, Adaptor/Director
Shane O’Neil, Teaching Artist
Elliot Roth, Teaching Artist
Michaela Farrell, Summer Intern
Chloe Meyer, Summer Intern
Alicia Moeller, Summer Intern



David Hartkern, Director of Facilities, 1803
Wayne Van Sant, Building Maintenance, 1823
Lamar Hicks, Building Maintenance, 1823
William Hinton, Building Maintenance, 1823
Donnie Quarles, Building Maintenance, 1823



Lauren Kurinskas, Director of Production, 1836
Will Cruttenden, Associate Production Manager, 1828
Margaux Greenhouse, Production Management Assistant, 1831
Mackenzie Cole, Company Management Assistant
Matt Balfour, Production Assistant
Colt Luedtke, Production Assistant
Frank Meyer, Technical Director
Fiona Malone, Assistant Technical Director, 732-345-8319
Colleen Dolan, Scenic Charge Artist
Duane Noch, Master Carpenter, 1845
Christian Dilks, Staff Carpenter
David Slice, Shop Assistant
Jeena Yoon, Properties Supervisor, 1837
Victoria Schilling, Assistant Properties Supervisor, 1837
Katherine Browne, Properties Assistant
Lesley Sorenson, Costume Shop Supervisor, 1833
Jill DiGiuseppe, Draper, 1833
Maggie Barnett, Wardrobe Supervisor, 1833
Jaclyn Vela, Costume Assistant
Dan Montano, Sound Supervisor, 1835
Olga “Sue” Patino, Lighting Supervisor, 1846
Eric Nickl, Lighting and Sound Assistant, 1846
Tiffany Reichel, Lighting and Sound Assistant


 Special Services 

Gilda Rogers, Community Relations
Social Sidekick, Public Relations
Design Army, Graphic Design
Suzanne Anan, Graphic Designer
Sean Dickinson, Graphic Design Assistant
T. Charles Erickson, Production Photography
Michael Boylan | Pennant Films, Production Video Trailers and Commercials
Paul Scarbrough | akustiks, Acoustics Consultant
Ned Gaunt & Ron Grammer, Kaplan Gaunt Desantis Architects
Gordon N. Litwin, Esq., Litwin & Provence, LLC  Legal Counsel
Fried & Kowgios Partners CPA’s LLP, Auditors