Maria Finison, Interim Executive Director
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Maria comes to PST after serving in numerous managerial and administrative capacities at national arts and culture organizations, including the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities. She also worked as education program manager at the Boston Center for Adult Education. As a new Brookline parent, Maria is thrilled to help foster the great wealth that PST brings to the community.
Roxanna Myhrum, Artistic Director
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Trained in puppetry as a teenager, Roxie spent many summers working with Flock Theatre as a resident company member at the Eugene O'Neill National Puppetry Conference. After graduating from Harvard University she worked in television/film production, strategic communications, and academic research before finally focusing her career on the live performing arts. Roxie has served as a puppetry instructor and coach at The Lyric Stage Company of Boston, New Repertory Theatre, Boston College, and Worcester State University. She has guest-taught puppetry classes at Harvard, Brown, and BC and has led all-ages workshops throughout the greater Boston area. At PST, Roxie curates year-round programming for families and adults and provides support for emerging puppetry artists in Boston. She has directed productions by PST Artist in Residence Brad Shur and advised on other puppeteers' productions-in-progress. Roxie believes strongly in the vitality and relevance of the puppetry arts, and is committed to making PST a favorite destination for imaginative audiences of all ages. More information at www.roxannamyhrum.com.
Brenda Huggins, Communications Director
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Brenda is a graduate of Emerson College with an M.A. in Theatre Education. She holds B.A. degrees in Music and Theatre Arts and Communications from Western Connecticut State University. She has over seven years of experience as a teaching artist and curriculum developer in art disciplines including theatre, visual art, and music. Brenda has five years of experience as a non-profit administrator and project manager.
Cat Meilus, Operations and Audience Services Manager
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Cat joined the PST staff in February 2013. (More info coming soon!)