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Board of Directors

Board Members

Dann Sytsma

Board President

Crawlspace Comedy Theatre,
Improv Effects; Owner

Gene Chua

VP of Property & Personnel

Tye Chua Dance, Owner

Nicholas Clarkson

VP of Communication

Pfizer, Project Manager

Tom Horwath

VP of Finance

Seber Tans, CPA

Jack Abate

VP Construction Operations

Qianna Decker

Kalamazoo City Commission,
Amerifirst Home Mortgage

Sharon Ferraro

City of Kalamazoo, Historic Preservation
Commissioner; retired

Connar Klock

Queer Theatre Kalamazoo,
OutFront Kalamazoo

Jeremy Koch

Farmers Alley Theatre,
Artistic Director

Nelson Nave

Nelson Nave, AIA, Architect

David Nichols

First Baptist Church, Senior Pastor

Jeremy Simpson

First Baptist Church,
Associate Pastor; Wesley Center, ED

D. Terry Williams

Chair of Theatre Department,
WMU; retired

Demargeo White

Huey D’s Goodies, Owner

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Elise Ripmaster

Building Manager

KNAC, Grace Harbor