Enlightened Theatrics Staff
Founding Artistic Director
A Salem native, Vincenzo graduated from Sprague High School in 2007 and earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Music Theatre from Elon University in North Carolina in 2011. He currently sits as the Vice President of the Salem Theatre Network, and is a proud Board Member of Liberty House, a Child Abuse Assessment Center. In addition, Vincenzo is a passionate member of the Downtown Advisory Board. Off the clock, you can find Vincenzo belting copious amounts of varied music and finding any excuse to visit the Oregon Coast.
Yvonne most recently opened the Performing Arts & Event Center in the south puget sound area of Washington. Having taken the facility from renderings, through construction to first year of operations. Prior to Washington, being a California native, Yvonne worked at the Lancaster Performing Arts Center as was arts program manager at the Grand Theatre Center for the Arts overseeing the complete renovation of the project with re-grand opening in 2007.
Board of Directors
Enlightened Theatrics is fortunate for the strategic support and guidance of a dedicated Board of Directors representing various industries and communities throughout Salem, Oregon and the greater Willamette Valley. If you’re interested in learning more about or serving on Enlightened Theatrics’ Board of Directors, please email Managing Director, Theresa Yvonne.
Brean Arnold, President
Operations and Policy Analyst/Oregon Health Authority
Brean Arnold is a Juris Doctorate who
has worked as an attorney, policy analyst and program manager in the disability and healthcare fields. She is currently a program manager for the Oregon Health Authority. She is a proud Salemite and first-time mom to a recently mobile 10-month old. She loves supporting the arts and theatre in Salem and serving on the Enlightened Theatrics board.
Tiffany Carstensen, Secretary
Drama Director at McKay High School
A loyal native of the Mid-Willamette valley, Tiffany’s devotion to her family is met only by her passion for her students at McKay, where she has been the Director of Theatre Arts for 14 years. You can occasionally catch her on stage at Theatre 33 and was thrilled to play The Wicked Witch in The Wizard of Oz for Enlightened, before joining the Board of Directors as the chair of the Education Committee.
Craig Johnson, Vice President
Retired General Manager at First Tech Credit Union
After studying finance at the University of Oregon, Craig was a regional Manager for First Tech Credit Union. Married to Becky for 40 years, he is active in his church and enjoys bringing friends to see performances at Enlightened Theatrics as well as spending time with his new grandson, Liam.
Josh Bailey, Treasurer
Aldrich CPAs and Advisors LLP
After completing studies in accounting and business finance at George Fox University, Josh is now a CPA and manager at Aldrich Advisors where he has worked since 2008. He enjoys a range of diversions from motorcycling to hiking, traveling the world and attending symphonies, operas, and theatrical performances, not to mention working on our ledger.
Co-Owner of Allied Video Productions
Former Real Estate Broker
Retired Co-Owner of Meduri Farms
Retired Co-Owner of Meduri Farms