Staff / Board

Artistic Director Blanka Zizka
Managing Director James Haskins

Dramaturg/Literary Manager Walter Bilderback
Artistic Assistant Nell Bang-Jensen

Education Director Anne K. Holmes
Education Assistant Lizzy Pecora

Development and Marketing
Development Director Iain Campbell
Events and Development Associate Debby Lau
Writing and Research Specialist Julia Bumke

Marketing and Community Relations Manager Sara Madden
Digital Communications Manager Philippe Jean
Group Sales Manager Alexa Smith

General Manager Maggie Arbogast
Office Manager Robby Sobotka
Administrative Coordinator Megan O'Donnell

Production Manager Clayton Tejada
Assistant Production Manager/Master Electrician Ashley Mills
Technical Director Ethan M Mimm
Resident Stage Manager Pat Adams
Audio Engineer Joe Samala
Costume Supervisor Becca Austin
Properties Master Kimitha Cashin
Production Fellow Anneliese M. King
Stage Management Fellow Kristin Lindsay

Box Office

Box Office Manager James Specht
Assistant Box Office Manager Catherine Perez
Box Officers:
Rich Rubin
Alexa Smith
Twoey Troung
Box Office: 215-546-7824


David E. Loder, Chair
Kathryn Doyle, Vice Chair
Donald F. Parman, Vice Chair
Clare D’Agostino, Esq., Secretary
Thomas Mahoney, Treasurer
Lewis H. Johnston, Assistant Treasurer, Former Chair

Board Members
Arjun Bedi
Daniel Berger, Esq.
Herman C. Fala, Esq.,
Mark S. Dichter, Esq., Former Chair
Linda Glickstein
Jerry Goldberg
Peggy Greenawalt, Former Chair
Jane Hollingsworth
Kenneth Klothen
Robert E. Linck
Sissie Lipton
James F. McGillin
Tim Sabol
Ellen B. Solms
David U’Prichard, PhD, Former Chair
A.E. (Ted) Wolf, Former Chair
Florence Zeller

James Haskins
Blanka Zizka  

Jeff Harbison, Former Chair
Harvey Kimmel
John D. Rollins, Former Chair
Dianne Semingson
Evelyn G. Spritz
Dr. R. J. Wallner
Jeanne P. Wrobleski, Esq.


Gillian Wakely Scholarship Fund
To provide support for underserved students
and artists to participate in educational
programming at the Wilma.

Please make checks payable to:
The Wilma Theater
265 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Memo: Gillian Wakely Scholarship Fund

Or give online at

With thanks to Virginia and Harvey Kimmel for
offering to match up to $10,000 in gifts to
Gillian’s Fund.