USITT Leadership

  • Dan Culhane, President
  • Paul Brunner, Secretary
  • Kim Scott, Treasurer
  • Carolyn Satter, Vice-President for Commissions
  • Michael Mehler, Vice-President for Communications
  • Jack Feivou, Vice-President for Conferences
  • Kevin Rigdon, Vice-President for International Activities
  • Kasey Allee-Foreman, Vice-President for Education & Training
  • Andi Lyons, Vice-President for Members, Sections & Chapters
  • Vickie Scott, Vice-President for Exhibitions
  • Mark Shanda, Immediate Past President



  • Carey Hanson
  • Mickey Henry
  • Bryan Huneycutt
  • Tina Shackleford
  • David Stewart
  • Jim Streeter


  • Shan Ayers
  • Rafael Jaen
  • Elynmarie Kazle
  • Shane Kelly
  • Karen Maness
  • Deb Sherrer


  • Ashley Bellet
  • Tony Hardin
  • Tammy Honesty
  • Jenny Kenyon
  • Verda Beth Martell
  • Nicole Queenan

Board Mentee 2019-2020

  • India McDougle

National Office Staff


USITT gratefully recognizes the individuals and businesses in these special categories of membership:


Altman Lighting, Inc.
Altra Industrial Motion
Apollo Design Technology, Inc.
Automatic Devices Company/ADC Powdercoating
Barbizon Lighting Company
Celebrity Cruises
Cirque du Soleil
City Theatrical, Inc.
Creative Conners, Inc.
Creative Conners, Inc.
Disney Parks Live Entertainment
DLR Group | Westlake Reed Leskosky
EK Lights
Electronic Theatre Controls (ETC)
Feld Entertainment
Feld Entertainment
Foy Inventerprises, Inc.
Future Light
H & H Specialties Inc.
Harlequin Floors
InterAmerica Stage, Inc.
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees
J.R. Clancy, Inc.
KM Fabrics, Inc.
KM Fabrics, Inc.
Kryolan Corporation
MainStage Theatrical Supply, Inc.
MDG Fog Generators
Mega Systems
Meyer Sound Laboratories, Inc.
Meyer Sound Laboratories, Inc.
Milburn Stone Theatre
Musson Theatrical, Inc.
Musson Theatrical, Inc.
Nextstage Design LLC
Norcostco, Inc.
Norcostco, Inc.
Prince George’s Community College
Rose Brand
StageRight Corporation
Staging Concepts
Steeldeck Inc.
Strand & Vari*Lite
Syracuse Scenery & Stage Lighting Co., Inc.
TechMD, Inc.
Texas Scenic Company
United Scenic Artists – Local USA 829 – IATSE
Vincent Lighting Systems
Wenger Corporation
Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre
ZFX, Inc. – Flying Effects


A.C. Lighting Inc.
Academy of Make Up Arts
ACT Lighting, Inc.
Adirondack Studios
Alcons Audio
Atlanta Rigging Systems
Auerbach Pollock Friedlander
A V Pro, Inc.
A V Pro, Inc.
Backstage Apps Limited
Batts Audio, Video & Lighting
Ben Nye Makeup
Bernina of America
Blizzard Lighting, LLC
BMI Supply
California Institute of the Arts
California Lutheran University
Cast Software
Center Theatre Group
CHAUVET Professional
Chicago Flyhouse Inc.
Clear-Com Communication Systems
Cobalt Studios
Columbus McKinnon Corp.
Dazian Fabrics, LLC
Doug Fleenor Design, Inc.
Doug Fleenor Design, Inc.
Elation Lighting
Emerson College
Eurotruss/Total Structures
Florida State University
Froggy’s Fog
GALA Systems, Inc.
Georgia College
Gerriets International Inc.
Gerriets International Inc.
GLP German Light Products, Inc
Grand Stage Company, Inc.
igus, Inc
InCord Ltd.
Irwin Seating Company
iWeiss Theatrical Solutions
Johnson Systems Inc.
KadaN Productions Inc.
Kenmark, Inc.
Kirkegaard Associates
Lectrosonics, Inc
LEE Filters
Lehigh Electric Products Co.
Lex Products
Lightswitch Inc
Limelight Productions, Inc.
Lite-Trol Service Company, Inc.
Little Giant Ladder Systems
Lycian Stage Lighting
Lycian Stage Lighting
Maine State Music Theatre
Mehron, Inc.
Michigan Technological University
Nelson Case Corporation
Niscon Inc.
Northern Sound & Light, Inc
Norwegian Cruise Line
Pathway Connectivity
Pathway Connectivity
Peavey Electronics
Penn State University
Pointwright Entertainment Rigging Specialists
Princess Cruises
Production Advantage, Inc.
Productions Unlimited Inc.
Pro Intercom, LLC
Rational Acoustics, LLC
RC4 Wireless/Soundsculpture Inc.
Reynold Advanced Materials & Smooth-On, Inc.
Riedel Communications
Robe Lighting, Inc.
Rock Exotica
Rockford University
Saginaw Valley State University
Sapsis Rigging Entertainment Services, Inc.
Sculptural Arts Coating, Inc.
Sennheiser Electronic Corporation
Serapid, Inc.
Show Sage LLC
Stagecraft Industries, Inc.
Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas inc.
Stage Rigging Services, Inc.
Strong Lighting
Studio Gear
SUNY Oswego Theatre Department
Techni-Lux, Inc.
Theatre Consultants Collaborative, Inc.
Theatre Projects Consultants, Inc.
Thern Stage Equipment
The University of Alabama
Tiffin Scenic Studios, Inc.
Turning Star Inc.
Ultratec Special Effects Inc.
University of California, Irvine
University of Cincinnati
University of Houston
University of Minnesota – Twin Cities
University of North Carolina School of the Arts
University of Virginia
Wayne State University
Wireless Mic Belts
XS Lighting & Sound

As of 6/1/18

Commercial Endorsement Policy: USITT is pleased to
announce the release of new products, and report on the activities and
successes of commercial members. However, USITT does not recommend or
endorse specific companies or products.