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Board of Governors

Here at the South Orange Performing Arts Center, one of our greatest assets is our Board of Governors who serve as ambassadors for SOPAC in the community. These volunteers donate their time and talents guiding and leading SOPAC. Their attitude of serving both SOPAC’s patrons and our collective community with the highest level of respect, providing excellent customer service, fantastic experiences, and staying on mission.

We gratefully acknowledge the dedication and outstanding service to all our Board of Governors, past and present whose governance has made the South Orange Performing Arts Center what it is today.

Board Officers

Paul Bartick, Chair
Larry Brodey, Vice-Chair 
Douglas Newman, Treasurer 
Maureen Gammon, Secretary
Donna Coallier, Assistant Secretary
John Zoubek, Assistant Treasurer 

Board Members

Lisa E. Davis
Dr. Paul Desjardins
Jeremy Dobrish 
Omari Frazier
Randall E. Haase
Diana Hart
Melanie Hoffmann
Anthony Leitner
Robert Sandow
Leo Sender 
Peter W. Shoemaker, PhD
Arthur Taylor
Karlyn Volk
Carl Wolf 
Johanna L. Wright
Deirdre Yates
Bob Zuckerman
Sheena Collum, South Orange Village President
Stephen Schnall, South Orange Village Trustee Liaison