2015—2016 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
Robert Rudnicki
VP
Director of Litigation
Raymond James Financial

TREASURER
Kari Cooper Mainelli, CPA
CFO
Sabal Trust Company

SECRETARY
Claudette Fornuto

Associate
Trenam Kemker

Ellyn Angelotti Kamke
Staff Counsel
Dir. of Business Development
Poynter Institute for Media Studies

Elizabeth Brincklow
Founder
Elizabeth Brincklow Arts!

Matthew J. Conigliaro
Attorney, Shareholder
Carlton Fields Jorden Burt

Hal Freedman
Manager/Executive
Charles Rutenberg Realty

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

Jack Rice, Jr.
Executive VP
Jack Rice Insurance

Robyn Rusignuolo
Chief Legal Officer
Modern Business Associates

Scot Samis
Partner
Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP

Mark Stoops
President
FirstService Residential

Cathy P. Swanson
CEO
Freedom Bank

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