Staff & Board

Under the leadership and vision of Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton "all roads of dance intersect at Hubbard Street," with an emphasis on creativity, innovation and collaboration.

Through the tireless energy of Hubbard Street’s team, the organization continues to introduce audiences to cutting-edge contemporary dance, encourage dance exploration through numerous and imaginative educational programs, and cultivate unique partnerships and collaborations year-round.

staff & board listing


Glenn Edgerton, Artistic Director

David McDermott, Executive Director

Artistic Staff

Claire Bataille, Director of the Lou Conte Dance Studio, 312-850-9744 ext. 124

Alejandro Cerrudo, Resident Choreographer

Jessica Tong, Rehearsal Director, 312-850-9744 ext. 142

Jonathan Alsberry, Rehearsal Director

Abby Olson, Company Manager

Administrative Staff

Belina Mizrahi, Director of Finance and Operations , 312-850-9744 ext. 143

Adrianna Desier Durantt, Management Associate, 312-850-9744 ext. 135

Deirdre Connelly, Facilities & Operations Coordinator, 312-850-9744 ext. 148

Cait Lyon, Finance Associate, 312-850-9744 ext. 134

External Affairs

Andy Sheagren, Director of Marketing, 312-850-9744 ext. 136

Danielle Sparklin, Manager of Data and Patron Services, 312-850-9744 ext. 167

Dexter Carlson, Senior Development Coordinator, 312-850-9744 ext. 130

Megan Sauve,  Individual Giving Manager & Board Liaison, 312-850-9744 ext. 172

Hayley Ross, Marketing Manager, 312-850-9744 ext. 141

Sidney Cristol, Patron Services Associate, 312-850-9744 ext. 164

Artist Training

Alexandra Wells, Director of Artist Training, 312-850-9744 ext. 175

Krista Ellensohn, Manager of Artist Training, 312-850-9744 ext. 120

Erin Harner, Artist Training Associate, 312-850-9744 ext. 122

Youth, Education, and Community Programs

Kathryn Humphreys, Director, Youth, Education, and Community Programs, 312-850-9744 ext. 133

Jennifer Gunter, Youth Dance Program Manager, 312-850-9744 ext. 179

M.E. Kennedy, Youth Dance Program Registrar, 312-850-9744 ext. 149

Dedrick Gray, School Programs Coordinator, 312-850-9744 ext. 173

Emma Hill, Education & Youth Assistant, 312-850-9744 ext. 194

Michelle Modrzejewski, Education and Adaptive Dance Faculty Head, 312-850-9744 ext. 194

John Cartwright, Secondary Division Faculty Head

Anne Kasdorf, Early Childhood and Primary Division Faculty Head


Scott Nelson, Production Manager, 312-850-9744 ext. 169

Kaili Story, Lighting Supervisor, 312-850-9744 ext. 163

Jenni Schwaner Ladd, Wardrobe Supervisor, 312-850-9744 ext. 138

Stephan Panek, Head Carpenter and Stage Operations

Sam Begich, Master Electrician

Julie Ballard, Stage Manager and Properties Master

Jason Natali, Audio Engineer

Board of Directors

Marc Miller, Chair

 Karen H. Lennon, President

 Kristin Conley, Secretary

 Catherine Chavez, Treasurer

 Richard L. Rodes, Assistant Treasurer

 Denise Stefan Ginascol, VP Development

 Larry Gilbert, VP Board Development

 Richard F. Tomlinson II, VP Facilities

Colleen Batcheler

Bija Bennett

Ross B. Bricker

Meg Siegler Callahan

Steven Collens

Joel Cory

Dirk Denison

Kelly Royer Dolyniuk

Miguel Edwards

Linda Hutson

Betsy Stelle Morgan

Sarah J. Nolan

Sheila Owens

Alyssa Rapp

Lauren Robishaw

Camille E. Rudge

Katherine V. Schostok

Tatjana Schuster

Mary Kay Shaw

Cynthia S. Van Osdol

Randy White

Life Directors

John W. Ballantine

Corinne Brophy

Edythe R. Cloonan

Sondra Berman Epstein

Stanley M. Freehling

Charles R. Gardner

Paul Gignilliat

Sandra P. Guthman

James Mabie

Marie E. O’Connor

Byron Pollock

Timothy Schwertfeger

Jack D. Tovin

Sallyan Windt

William N. Wood Prince