South Carolina's Largest Performing Arts Company


Artistic Staff

Executive and Artistic Director
William Starrett

Ballet Mistress
Miranda Bailey

Company Instructor
Mariclare Miranda

Stacey Calvert

Costume Designer
Alexis Doktor

Director of Production
RJ Foley

Administrative Staff

Company, Office and Educational Outreach Manager
Jason Cobb

Director of Finance
Robert DeBerry

Director of Membership and Development
Jamie White

Director of Marketing
Alexandra Cebry

Music Editor

Jack Kelehear

Company Photographer

Burnie Flake

Ultimate Images Photography

Board Of Directors 2017-2018


Christopher B. Ray – CFO Engineering Design & Testing

Vice President

Tom Brown – Owner, ARI Realty


Shannon Eichelberger – Strategic Sourcing, SCANA


Brian Maynor –Independent Writer – Midlandsbiz; Non-Practicing Member of SC State Bar

Artistic and Executive Director  

William Starrett*

Directors Circle President 

Emily Welsh*** –Personal Trainer – The Firm

Katie Watson*** – CRNA Lexington Medical

Immediate Past President

Nancy Kress* –Community Advocate and Volunteer

Joy Bryant – Director of Sales, Embassy Suites by Hilton Columbia

Marvin Chernoff, Lifetime Member**

Courtenay Broome Owen –Manager, Audit Services, SCANA Corporation

Joyce Martin-Hill – Philanthropist; Community Activist; Owner, Farewell Farms

Charles Bruce Johnson –President and CEO, Johnson’s Garbage Service

Robert Livingston –President of Gregory Electric, Adjutant General for State of South Carolina

Karen Love –WJB Dorn Veterans Affairs Hospital, Inpatient Pharmacy Supervisor

Greg Middleton –Controller, Agape Senior

Gina McCuen –Community Advocate and Volunteer

Michael Montgomery*-Montgomery Willard, LLC

Dr. Gail Morrison* –Deputy Director, SC Commission on Higher Education, Retired

Megan Pinckney –Self Employed Consultant

Fred Sheheen**

Stephen Shroyer –President and CEO of Advanced Diagnostics and Heartfelt Hospice

Bud Tibshrany, Lifetime Member** –Retired Executive, Time Warner Cable South Carolina

Andrea Tucker –CPA, Children’s Trust

C. Adair Bledsoe, Jr. Esq. -Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough