Leadership & Staff

Our administrative offices are open 10 a.m. — 6p.m., Monday through Friday. You can reach our administrative offices at 619.231.3586.

Sam Woodhouse (Artistic Director)

Co-founded San Diego REP with D.W. Jacobs in 1976, and has since worked as a director, producer or actor on more than 280 productions. As an actor, he has performed on The REP stages in The Seafarer, in the title role of King Lear, Proof, Hamletand with the San Diego Symphony Orchestra in the title role of Stravinsky’s L’Histoire du Soldat. His recent directorial work with The REP includes: Fun Home, Beachtown, Hand to God, EVITA, Manifest Destinitis, The Oldest Boy, Violet, Oedipus El Rey, HONKY, El Henry (with La Jolla Playhouse) Venus in Fur, In the Heights, Federal Jazz Project and In the Next Room or the vibrator play. In 2011 he directed American Night: The Ballad of Juan José for the Denver Center Theatre Company. In 2003, he was awarded the Patté Shiley Award for Lifetime Achievement by KPBS and the prestigious Alonzo Award by the Downtown San Diego Partnership. In, 2006, he and Jacobs were honored with the Craig Noel Award by the San Diego Theatre Critics Circle for 30 years of artistic dedication to downtown and diversity.

Larry Alldredge (Managing Director)
lalldredge@sdrep.org     Ext: 629

Former REP Board of Trustees member and theatre devotee Larry Alldredge joined The REP staff in January 2008 as managing director. Larry retired as vice president of technology at Qualcomm where he led a business and engineering team to develop satellite communication systems. He and his wife Dawn have traveled extensively while enjoying Larry’s retirement. Now Larry is excited about having a “real job” again for a while. Larry’s love of theatre began with Community Theatre of Terre Haute, Indiana, where he worked both on- and offstage.

Todd Salovey (Associate Artistic Director)

Todd Salovey is in his 29th season at The REP.  He is founding artistic director of the REP’s Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts Festival and last year was honored for its 25th anniversary.  Recent REP directing includes Outside Mullingar, and the world premieres of The Dybbuk for Hannah and Sam’s Wedding which he also wrote and Herbert Siguenza's Steal Heaven.  Other REP work with Siguenza includes the premieres In the Time of the Butterflies and A Weekend with Pablo Picasso, which has also played at the Alley Theatre in Houston, Denver Center, Arizona Theatre Co, San Jose Stage, Los Angeles Theatre Center and Center Arts REP.  Acclaimed REP shows include A Hammer, A Bell and A Song to Sing and The Blessing of a Broken Heart which he authored, The Dybbuk, King Lear, Uncle Vanya, The Illusion, the world premiere of Yehuda Hyman’s The Mad Dancers and Hamlet starring Jefferson Mays. Salovey is on faculty in Theatre and Dance, and the Rady School of University of California, San Diego where he received a 2018 Distinguished Teaching Award.

Chelsea Smith (Production Manager)
csmith@sdrep.org     Ext: 618

Chelsea Smith enjoyed working as an Actor, Director, Playwright, Wardrobe Manager, and Stage Manager before taking on the role of Production Manager at San Diego REP in 2009. While here, she has stage managed world premiere theatre, produced large cultural festivals, and managed the hundreds of local and traveling companies who have performed at the Lyceum Theatre throughout the last 11 seasons. To now be serving as Interim Production Manager is a great honor. Recently, Chelsea has worked with Reduced Shakespeare Company, North Coast Repertory Theatre, Backyard Productions, and LeRoy Productions, to name a few. Chelsea studied Dramatic Arts at the University of California, Davis.  Lastly, Chelsea is proud to be the wife of Anthony Smith, who supports her in everything.

Matthew E. Graber (Director of Marketing and Communications)
mgraber@sdrep.org     Ext: 650

Matt brings over 17 years of nonprofit marketing, management and leadership experience in the performing arts field. Some of the organizations Matt has worked with include South Coast Repertory, The Blank Theatre, Shawnee Summer Theatre, The Arden Theatre Company, Indiana Repertory Theatre, Cal Rep and The Geffen Playhouse. Matt most recently served as Director of Marketing and Communications at Arizona Theatre Company and has since founded a successful marketing and management firm, SuperYou Solutions. He possesses an MBA/MFA in Theatre Management from California State University, Long Beach. Matt lives with his wife, and partner in all things, Jodie and their cats, Sid and Leah.

Lindsay Hartmann (Director of Development)
lhartmann@sdrep.org     Ext: 619

After spending the majority of her 13-year fundraising career in higher education, Lindsay is excited to join the artistic environment of the REP. Lindsay is a strategic fundraising professional who brings contagious energy and a breadth of professional experience to the leadership team. In 2012, while working full-time, Lindsay earned a master’s degree in organizational leadership and her Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) certificate. As the wife of an active-duty Marine and mother of two little boys, Lindsay knows how to make each minute count. Her other loves are orchids, cooking, hiking, gardening, reading, and woodworking with reclaimed pieces.

Virginia Bays (Business Manager)
vbays@sdrep.org     Ext: 636

Virginia brings more than 20 years of experience in accounting and financial management to the role of Business Manager at The REP. As the grant manager for the UCSD Structural Engineering department, Virginia was responsible for the management of multi-million dollar California Department of Transportation grants. After a short break when her children were born, Virginia entered the non-profit world, managing the accounting, payroll and human resources departments for multiple small entities. Most recently, she worked in the health care arena, navigating complex regulatory issues as well as day-to-day business operations and brings a level of professionalism, accountability and exacting standards to our organization. Virginia is thrilled to be involved in an arts organization, as her degree from the University of Pennsylvania was in Art History.

Kim Heil (Associate Producer and Casting Director)
kheil@sdrep.org     Ext: 651

Kim served previously as Education Director at San Diego Junior Theatre, and as the Education Programs Manager at The Old Globe. During her time at the Globe she was also a Literary Manager an d Artistic Associate under Jerry Patch, Jack O’Brien and Craig Noel. Prior to working in San Diego, Kim was an associate for Broadway producer Arielle Tepper Madover in New York. She was also the Associate Producer/Dramaturg for Second Generation’s In The Works Reading Series, where she produced workshops of plays by emerging Asian-American playwrights. In her previous life Kim was an actor, choreographer and dancer in Los Angeles. She recently returned to the stage at Diversionary Theatre, where she appeared in the musical This Beautiful City. She has served on the advisory boards of Backyard Renaissance Theatre and Blindspot Collective, and is currently an advisory board member at Diversionary. Kim holds an M.A. in Performance Studies from New York University.


Larry Alldredge (Managing Director)
lalldredge@sdrep.org     Ext: 629

Virginia Bays (Business Manager)
vbays@sdrep.org     Ext: 636

Gloria Duarte (Finance Manager Associate / Accounts Payable Clerk)
gduarte@sdrep.org     Ext: 611


Sam Woodhouse (Artistic Director)

Todd Salovey (Associate Artistic Director)

Kim Heil (Associate Producer and Casting Director)
kheil@sdrep.org     Ext: 651

Danielle Ward (Literary Manager)
dward@sdrep.org     Ext: 642

Patrice Amon (Producer in Residence)
pamon@sdrep.org     Ext: 617

Herbert Siguenza (Artist-in-Residence)     Ext: 669

Sylvia Enrique (Amigos del REP Producer)
senrique@sdrep.org     Ext: 621

Dave Rivas (Amigos del REP Producer)
drivas@sdrep.org     Ext: 621


Lindsay Hartmann (Director of Development)
lhartmann@sdrep.org     Ext: 619

Annamarie Maricle (Director of Major Gifts)
amaricle@sdrep.org     Ext: 624

Derek Floyd (Grants Manager)
dfloyd@sdrep.org     Ext: 644

Khisar Chamsaydi (Development Associate)
kchamsaydi@sdrep.org     Ext: 633


Chris Ferrans (Environmental Services Manager)
cferrans@sdrep.org     Ext: 612

Celia Arevelo (Environmental Services Technician)

Evelyn Aguilar (Environmental Services Technician)

Isabel Lopez Cuenca (Environmental Services Technician)


Matthew E. Graber (Director of Marketing and Communications)
mgraber@sdrep.org     Ext: 650

Kevin Lohmann (Associate Director of Marketing)
klohmann@sdrep.org     Ext: 613

Vaughn Rainwater (Community Partnership Ambassador)
vrainwater@sdrep.org     Ext: 652

Sherisa Oie (Audience Engagement Curator)
soie@sdrep.org     Ext: 610

Peggy Ryan (Digital Media Manager)


Phillip Limas (Patron Services/Information Systems Manager)
plimas@sdrep.org     Ext: 607

Sal Cicalese (House Manager)
scicalese@sdrep.org     Ext: 639

Scott Collins (Food and Beverage Manager)

Lauryn Greschke (Assistant Patron Services Manager)
lgreschke@sdrep.org     Ext: 608

Rachel Ontiveros (Patron Services Lead)     Ext: 574

Dillon Hoban (Patron Services Associate)
dhoban@sdrep.org     Ext: 574

James Ontiveros (Patron Services Associate)
jonitveros@sdrep.org     Ext: 574

Carmen Amon (Patron Services Associate)
camon@sdrep.org     Ext: 574

Megan Mattix (Patron Services Associate)     Ext: 574

Anne Thacker (House Management)
athacker@sdrep.org     Ext: 639

Mark Harbaugh (Assistant House Manager)     Ext: 639

Arturo Garcia (Assistant House Manager)     Ext: 639

Isaac Garcia (Assistant House Manager)     Ext: 639

Susi Markham (Assistant House Manager)     Ext: 639

Ellora Nyhan (Assistant House Manager)     Ext: 639

Monet Panza (Assistant House Manager)     Ext: 639

Karra Reedy (Assistant House Manager)     Ext: 639

Jen Riley (Assistant House Manager)     Ext: 639

James Wray (Assistant House Manager)
jwray@sdrep.org     Ext: 639

Diana Arcangeli (Assistant House Manager)     Ext: 639


Chelsea Smith (Production Manager)
csmith@sdrep.org     Ext: 618

Anastasia Pautova (Costume Shop Manager)     Ext: 627

Katie Torretti (Properties Manager)     Ext: 663

Sarah Zimmerman (Company Manager)
szimmerman@sdrep.org     Ext: 622

Matt Lescault-Wood (Sound Supervisor)
mlwood@sdrep.org     Ext: 637

Ashley McFall (REP Master Electrician)
amcfall@sdrep.org     Ext: 623

Sebastian Dillingham (Lyceum Master Electrician)

Bob Shuttleworth (Master Carpenter)     Ext: 661

Suzannah Weiss (Scenic Charge Artist)     Ext: 662

Evan Eason (Audio Engineer)     Ext: 637

Adam Shuttleworth (Carpenter)     Ext: 662

Heather Brose (Stage Manager)     Ext: 622/666

Lexi DeLeon (Production Fellow - Stage Management)     Ext: 622/666

Danielle Dudley (Production Fellow - Stage Management)     Ext: 622/666

Teresa Jove (Production Fellow - Props)     Ext: 663

Chanel Mahoney (Production Fellow - Costumes)     Ext: 627

Estefania De La Torre (Production Fellow, Stage Management)

Maxx McCartney (Production Fellow - LX)     Ext: 623

Livia Romano (Production Fellow - Costumes)     Ext: 627

Nicholas Wright (Production Fellow - Scenic)     Ext: 662

Larry Cousins, MD (President)

David Conover (Secretary)

Sunny S. Kumar (Treasurer)

Suzanne Hess (Trustee)

Julie Karlo (Trustee)

Eli Ohayon, MD (Trustee)

Julia Stone (Trustee)

Matthew Weil (Trustee)

Sam Woodhouse (Trustee)

John Peters (Immediate Past President)

Y. Sachiko Kohatsu (President Emeritus)

Dawn Moore (President Emeritus)

Arnold Rosenberg (President Emeritus)

Michael J. Kinkelaar (President Emeritus)

Bill Shaw (President Emeritus)

John Wertz (Legal Counsel)

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