Board and Staff

Act One is a 501(c)3 charitable organization that is governed by a Board of Directors and managed by a dedicated staff.

Act One Board of Directors

Christina Burroughs, Chair
Managing Partner, MRA Associates

Hilary Smedsrud, Vice Chair
Retired, Community Leader

Al Priem, Treasurer
Retired, Community Leader

Mac Perlich, Secretary
Act One Founder l President and CEO, ON Media

Scott Candrian
Retired, Community Leader

Russ Perlich, Act One Founder
Partner, PWP Capital

Judy McDermott
Executive Director, First Tee Tucson

Ryan Conlan
IT Project Manager, LexisNexis

Priscilla Marquez
Retired, Community Leader

Christopher Houk
Owner and Founder, Houk Law Firm, PLLC

Southern Arizona Advisory Committee

Andrea Crane             Gail Koshland

 Jennifer Estrada           Jill Rosenzweig

     Judith Brown            Judy McDermott

Lendre Kearns                Minna Shah

Priscilla Marquez            Robyn Lambert

       Ron Marx                  Scott Candrian

Act One Staff

Bernadette Carroll, Executive Director – Email

Dr. Beth Maloney, Director of Arts Education – Email

Anne Osborne, Program + Administrative Assistant – Email

Hanna Schehr, Field Trip Manager – Email

Rebecca Young, Marketing and PR Manager – Email

Dianne Baker, Grants Manager

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