2016—2017 ASTC Board of Trustees

American Stage is governed by a dedicated Board of Trustees comprised of business leaders, philanthropists, and arts advocates who share a common passion for theatre and a commitment to our community.

CHAIR
Michael Alford 
Senior VP
Deputy General Counsel
Raymond James Financial

VICE-CHAIR
Ellyn Angelotti Kamke
Associate Corporate Counsel
Raymond James Financial

TREASURER
Kari Cooper Mainelli, CPA
CFO
Sabal Trust Company

SECRETARY
Robyn Rusignuolo

Chief Operating Officer
Modern Business Associates

Jim Albert
CEO
Neptune Flood Insurance

Elizabeth Brincklow
Founder
Elizabeth Brincklow Arts!

John Chamberlain
Associate Counsel/Regional Counsel
The Auto Club Group

Gina Clement
Senior Director
Creative Services & Media Services

Matthew J. Conigliaro
Attorney, Shareholder
Carlton Fields

Claudette Fornuto
Associate
Trenam Law

Hal Freedman
Manager/Executive
Charles Rutenberg Realty

Andi Gordon
Advertising Manager
Tampa Bay Times

Sean Kennedy
Economic Development Manager
St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce

Jack Rice, Jr.
Executive VP
Jack Rice Insurance

Scot Samis
Partner
Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP

Cathy P. Swanson
CEO
Freedom Bank

Evan Whittle, CFP®
Complex Manager St. Petersburg, VP Investments
Raymond James