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Count Basie Center for the Arts

99 Monmouth Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701
732.224.8778 (Office) · 732.842.9000 (Box Office)

The Count Basie Center for the Arts is a nonprofit corporation organized under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The day to day operations of the theater are administered by a professional staff, according to policies and direction established by the Board of Trustees, which is comprised of civic and community leaders who volunteer their time and receive no compensation for their efforts. | For job opportunities, click here.

Executive Board

Jeremy Grunin
Michael Parent
Co-Vice Chairperson
Maggie Riker
Co-Vice Chairperson

Stephen Cutler
SoVonna Day-Goins
Maria Maher

Robin Klein
Governance Officer
Claudia Dulac
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer
Adam Philipson
President & Chief Executive Officer, Ex Officio

Board of Trustees

Stuart Alderoty
Mitch Ansell
Alison Banks-Moore
Tom Bernard
Sarah Bradley
Michael Bruno
Heather Burke
James M. Cadet
Puja Choudhry
Jerry Conaty

Craig Cummings
Mollie Giamanco
Lauren Goldfarb
Yvonne Grayson
Jason Jurgens
Nancy Karpf
Marshall Knopf
Mario Monello
Mark Rohl
Peter T. Roselle

Matthew J. Saker
Carol Stillwell
Fran Turner
Joe Wajda
Tom Widener
Darrell Lawrence Willis
Kaye Wise
Edward J. Zipprich

Board of Advisors

Harry Agnostak • Monmouth County Commissioner Lillian G. Burry • Faith and Warren Diamond • Beth Giannotto • Senator Vin Gopal
Tim Hogan • Senator Joseph Kyrillos, (Ret.) • Russell J. Lucas • James Marhold • Ed McKenna • Raymond Moser • Nancy Mulheren • Patti Scialfa-Springsteen
Pat Scire • Karen Siciliano • Peter Seligman • David A. Springsteen • Larry Sykoff • Maureen Van Zandt • Steven Van Zandt • Hugh Ward • Al Weiss



Adam Philipson
Chief Executive Officer & President
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Jennifer Lee
Executive Assistant/Project Coordinator
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Ann Marie Keenan
Human Resources Director
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Jazmin Graham
Human Resources Assistant
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Kevin McGee
Administrative Assistant


Lysa J. Israel
Senior Director of Development
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Laura Cucci
Development and Event Manager
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Cindy Jimenez
Membership Manager
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Kelly Schmidt
Sponsorship Manager
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Jenna Hawryluk
Development Assistant
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David Thomas
Grants Manager
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Karen Franklin
Chief Financial Officer
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Kitti Mosolygo
Finance Manager
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Antoinette Koski
Finance Coordinator – A/R
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Cassandra Worman
Finance Coordinator – A/P
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Angela Stern
Finance Assistant
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Jonathan E. Vena
Chief Marketing Officer
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Stefanie Moelius
Marketing Director
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Nina DeGori
Email • Social • Interactive Marketing Manager
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Andrew Musser
Creative Director
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Alexandra M. Morris
Video Content Producer

Amy Wojtowicz
Graphic Designer


Adriana Medina Gomez
Director of Community Engagement
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Izzy Sackowitz
Chief Operating Officer
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Andrea Morreale
Venue Operations Manager
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Chris Lomazzo
Facilities Director
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Michael Jacoby
Technical Director
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Kyle Santopadre
Assistant Technical Director

Greg Wilkens
Stage Manager

Charlie Christensen
Production Manager, The Vogel

Cory Minervini
House Manager
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Art Veglia
Bar Manager
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Samantha Giustiniani
Senior Director of Education
& Outreach
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Jessica O’Brien
Education Programs Manager
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Laura Petillo
Music Programs Manager

Anthony Greco
Arts Education and Outreach Manager

Kenya Bullock
School Programs and Partnerships Manager


Ralph Colombino
Christine deDimas
Marjorie Enerson
Anthony Greco
Joan Kilcommons
Deb Lyons
Jacqueline Fisher
Angela Lomangino
Joe Muccioli
Robin Oddo
Michael O’Keeffe
Lori Olson
Michael Penna
Kellie Shane
Christopher Tomaino


Bobby Mack
Director, Ticketing & Venue Engagement
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Yolande Ruggiero
Box Office Manager
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Carly Brach
Sydney Lowenstein
Donna Peger
Kristina Z.