Staff + Board

The Bridge is run by an energetic staff, board, and volunteers that are committed to using the arts in ways that build and enhance community. They bring years of experience working across the boundaries of art, design, and community engagement to bear on keeping Charlottesville a truly unique city.

STAFF

BOARD

  • Sarah Carr – Chair
  • Bryce Fletcher – Vice Chair
  • Emma Terry – Programming Committee Chair 
  • Jordan Taylor
  • Patricia Asuncion
  • Bolanle Adeboye
  • Rachel Thielmann
  • Freedom Duff
  • Eze Amos
  • Jeremy Stern

FELLOWS

  • Travis Thatcher – Experimental Music
  • Greg Kelly – Murals
  • Paige Naylor – Deep Listening
  • Patricia Asuncion – Open Mic
  • Thomas Haynes – Video Media
  • Andy Davis – Improv Comedy
  • Aaron Glasser – Film
  • Anna Wang – Film
  • Greg Duncan – Jazz
  • Nauder Namaky – Long Form Improv
  • Keaton Ray – Stand-Up Comedy

PROGRAMMING COMMITTEE

TEACHING ARTISTS

  • Jum Jirapan
  • Bolanle Adeboye
  • Wes Swing
  • Paige Speight
  • Chicho Lorenzo
  • Marie Landragin
  • Emma Brodeur
  • Karina Monroy
  • Laura Lee Gulledge

BOARD MEMBERS EMERITUS

  • Andy Block
  • Frank Dubec
  • Holly Edwards
  • Susan Jacobson
  • Lynelle Lawrence
  • Marc Lipson
  • Bob Hughes
  • John Casteen
  • Greg Antrim Kelly
  • Sophie Zunz
  • Elvira Hoskins
  • Carrie Worrell