Staff & Board of Trustees


TheresaTheresa Davis, Executive Director

Theresa served the last six years as the Finance Director for the Tallahassee Museum where she directed the Museum’s accounting, insurance, personnel, retail, visitor services, and data processing activities in support of the Museum’s Board of Directors. She received her B.A. in Humanities (Theatre/English/Religion) from Florida Southern College. Theresa also recently assisted on Theatre Tallahassee’s productions of Rumors and Bedroom Farce. To contact Theresa, please e-mail [email protected].


BrianBrian Davis, Artistic Director

Brian comes from Buffalo, NY and has a background in membership and non-profits. He has been actively involved in community theater for many years, behind the scenes, directing, technical operations, on stage and serving on a board of directors. He has a degree in Business Communications with a minor in Broadcast Technology from Husson College in Bangor, ME. To contact Brian, please e-mail [email protected].


Derek NievesDerek Nieves, Technical Director

Derek is no stranger to theater; as an actor, director, teacher, and technician.  He has a degree in Theatre from FSU and attended the National Shakespeare Conservatory.  Last year Derek was the Head of the Drama Department at The School of Arts and Sciences, where he taught acting, theater history and computer drafting (CAD) for scenic design.  Prior to this he worked as a Theatre Technician at TCC. To contact Derek, please e-mail [email protected].


MelissaMelissa Findley, Graphic Design & Social Media

Originally from the Orlando area, Melissa worked as a graphic designer for the Osceola Library System before embarking on a four year career as a freelance illustrator. She still illustrates on the side, working for companies like Fantasy Flight Games, which produces games based on Lord of the Rings, Game of Thrones, and Call of Cthulu. Melissa’s main passion, however, has always been theatre. She occasionally moonlights as an actress, set designer, and scenic painter. She holds an Associates in Arts degree from Valenica Community College (Orlando). To contact Melissa, email [email protected].

Heather Marks, Box Office

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Cristi Izquerido, Program Coordinator

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Board of Trustees


Members at Large

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