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 2017-2018

  • Jessica Bergson

National Office Staff


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

Contributing Members


Altman Lighting, Inc.

Apollo Design Technology, Inc.

Automatic Devices Company/ADC Powdercoating

Barbizon Lighting Company

University of California

Cirque du Soleil

City Theatrical, Inc.


Creative Conners, Inc.

d&b audiotechnik


Disney Parks Live Entertainment

DLR Group | Westlake Reed Leskosky, Electronic Theatre Controls (ETC)

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.

Kryolan Corporation

MainStage Theatrical Supply, Inc.

MDG Fog Generators

Mega Systems

Meyer Sound Laboratories, Inc.

Milburn Stone Theatre

Musson Theatrical, Inc.

MyLines LLC

Norcostco, Inc.


Prince George’s Community College

Rosco Laboratories, Inc

Rose Brand Theatrical Fabrics

Fabrications & Supplies, Stagecraft Industries, Inc.

StageRight Corporation

Staging Concepts

Steeldeck Inc.

Syracuse Scenery & Stage Lighting Co., Inc.


TechMD, Inc.

Texas Scenic Company


Vincent Lighting Systems

Wenger Corporation

Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre

ZFX, Inc. – Flying Effects


Sustaining Members

A V Pro, Inc.

A.C. Lighting Inc.

ACT Lighting, Inc.

Adam Hall

Adirondack Studios

AGM Container Controls

The University of Alabama

Alcons Audio

Atlanta Rigging Systems

ATOMIC Design, Inc.

Auerbach Pollock Friedlander

Baby Lock

Backstage Apps Limited

BellaTEX, Inc

Ben Nye Makeup

Bernina of America

Blizzard Lighting, LLC

BMI Supply

California Institute of the Arts

California Lutheran University

Celebrity Cruises

Center Theatre Group

ChamSys USA

CHAUVET Professional

Chicago Flyhouse Inc.

Clear-Com Communication Systems

Cobalt Studios

Columbus McKinnon Corp.

Dallas Stage Scenery, Inc.

Dazian Fabrics, LLC

Denver School of the Arts

Diablo Sound

Doug Fleenor Design, Inc.

Elation Lighting

Emerson College

Florida State University

Florida Wire & Rigging Supply, Inc.

Froggy’s Fog

Full Compass Systems, Ltd.

GALA Systems, Inc.

Gerriets International Inc.

GLP German Light Products, Inc

Grand Stage Company, Inc.

University of Houston

Hussey Seating, InCord Ltd.

Irwin Seating Company

Johnson Systems Inc.

KadaN Productions Inc.

Kenmark, Inc.

Kirkegaard Associates


Lectrosonics, Inc

LEE Filters

Lehigh Electric Products Co.

Lex Products

Limelight Productions, Inc.

Lite-Trol Service Company, Inc.

Little Giant Ladder Systems

Live! Technologies

Lycian Stage Lighting

The MAGNUM Companies, Ltd.

Maine State Music Theatre

Mehron, Inc.

Michigan Technological University

University of Minnesota – Twin Cities

University of Missouri-Kansas City

Mongol Global Tour Company, Inc.

Nextstage Design LLC, Niscon Inc.

University of North Carolina School of the Arts

Northern Sound & Light, Inc

Norwegian Cruise Line

Nova Lume


Pathway Connectivity

Penn State University

Pointwright Entertainment Rigging Specialists

Princess Cruises

Pro Intercom, LLC

Production Advantage, Inc.

Productions Unlimited Inc.

Rational Acoustics, LLC

RC4 Wireless/Soundsculpture Inc.

Reynold Advanced Materials & Smooth-On, Inc.

Riedel Communications

Robe Lighting, Inc.

Rock Exotica

Saginaw Valley State University

Sapsis Rigging Entertainment Services, Inc.

Sculptural Arts Coating, Inc.

Sennheiser Electronic Corporation

Serapid, Inc.

Show Sage LLC

Stage Equipment and Lighting, Inc.

Stage Rigging Services, Inc.

Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas inc.

StageLight, Inc.

Strong Lighting

Studio Gear

SUNY Oswego Theatre Department

Techni-Lux, Inc.

Tennessee State University Theatre and Dance Program

Theatre Consultants Collaborative, Inc.

Theatre Projects Consultants, Inc.

Thern Stage Equipment

Tiffin Scenic Studios, Inc.

TMB, Turning Star Inc.

Ultratec Special Effects Inc.

United Scenic Artists Local 829

University of California


USHIO America, Inc.


University of Virginia

Wayne State University

XS Lighting, LLC

As of 10/1/2018

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.