COUNCIL

The Guild is governed by a board of directors (Council) elected from its membership. These writers, in various stages of their theatrical careers, meet monthly to decide policy for the Guild. Past presidents of the Council include Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein, Moss Hart, Alan Jay Lerner, Frank Gilroy, Robert Anderson, Stephen Sondheim, Peter Stone, John Weidman, and Stephen Schwartz.

Amanda Green
President

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins
Vice-President

Kristoffer Diaz
Secretary

Lee Adams
Lynn Ahrens
Kristen Anderson-Lopez
David Auburn
Susan Birkenhead
Craig Carnelia
Kirsten Childs
Cheryl Coons
Kia Corthron
Gretchen Cryer
Kate Danley
Ty Defoe
Christopher Durang
Jules Feiffer
William Finn
Stephen Flaherty
Rebecca Gilman
Daniel Goldfarb
Micki Grant
John Guare
Sheldon Harnick
Larry Dean Harris
Tina Howe
Chisa Hutchinson
Michael R. Jackson
Julia Jordan
Stephen Kaplan
John Kander
Arthur Kopit
Lisa Kron
Tony Kushner
James Lapine
Deborah Zoe Laufer
Warren Leight
Mike Lew
David Lindsay-Abaire
Andrew Lippa
Robert Lopez
Emily Mann
Mona Mansour
Donald Margulies
Alan Menken
Lin-Manuel Miranda
Marsha Norman
Lynn Nottage
Austin Pendleton
Theresa Rebeck
Jonathan Reynolds
Nikkole Salter
Robert Schenkkan
Stephen Schwartz
John Patrick Shanley
David Shire
Rona Siddiqui
Stephen Sondheim
Georgia Stitt
Lloyd Suh
Jeffrey Sweet
Shaina Taub
Cori Thomas
Pamela Turner
Alfred Uhry
John Weidman
Michael Weller
George Wolfe
Charlayne Woodard

Doug Wright
Maury Yeston

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STAFF

Ralph Sevush
Executive Director of Business Affairs and Advisor to Council

Emmanuel Wilson
Executive Director of Creative Affairs and Membership

Claudia Stuart
Chief Financial Officer

 

Business Affairs/Business Service

Ralph Sevush
Executive Director of Business Affairs and Advisor to Council

Aisha DeCoteau
Director of Business Affairs

David Faux
Of Counsel

Ginnila Pérez
Business Affairs Associate

 

Community Engagement

 

Jordan Stovall
Director of Regional Programs

 

Council Programs

Amy VonMacek
Director of Council Programs

 

The Dramatist

Joey Stocks
Editor

Bekka Lindstrom
Art Director

Tari Stratton
Associate Editor

Amelia French
Assistant Editor

 

Education

Tari Stratton
Director of Education and DGI

 

General Management

Lily Dwoskin
Office Manager

 

Member Service & Communications

Emmanuel Wilson
Executive Director of Creative Affairs

Jordan Stovall
Director of Regional Programs

Trudy Appling
Data Analyst

Sarah Rebell
Communications Content Manager

Ioana Preda Buburuzan
Member Service Associate

Kelley Phung
Member Accounts Associate

 

Publications

Joey Stocks
Director of Publications

 

Theatre Relations

Todd London
Director of Field Engagement

Jordan Stovall
Director of Regional Programs