People at the Workshop

Meet Program Manager Adam Levy!

As Performing Arts Workshop’s new Program Manager, Adam Levy manages our school and community site partnerships with the most supreme diligence, which makes sense considering his background. Adam’s a writer and translator, who, together with his wife, just launched a small...


Meet Program Coordinator Priscilla Lopez!

Priscilla Lopez is the Workshop’s new Program Coordinator, and she’s pretty fearless. She schedules our artistic residencies at school or community sites, manages our internal database, and regularly creates reports from our residency data. But what makes Priscilla even more...


Meet Board Member Kendra Wong!

Kendra doing "batik" (traditional silk dying/painting) while living in Thailand last year. Every member of Performing Arts Workshop's board of directors is simply amazing. Kendra Wong is no exception. She paints, dances, and has traveled all over the world for work....


10 Things About Jenna!

    Meet Jenna Fiore, our New Sector Alliance Fellow for Summer 2014!   Role: Organizational Capacity Building Fellow Project: Jenna is working to analyze our current volunteer engagement strategy and develop a process to streamline support and more effectively...


Meet our Student Showcase Intern, Joseph Tomsovic!

10 things about our Student Showcase Intern, Joseph Tomsovic!   Describe yourself in three words: Witty, organized, and creative.  Where were your interests while growing up? My biggest hobby was doing art projects but I also kept myself busy by playing the flute and...


Meet our New Sector AmeriCorps Resident, Maya Sussman!

9 things about our New Sector AmeriCorps Resident, Maya Sussman 1. What is your role at the Workshop? As part of my 11-month AmeriCorps fellowship through New Sector Alliance, I’m working on a variety of capacity-building projects at the Workshop. In addition to developing a...


A Love Letter to the Workshop

Dear Performing Arts Workshop, I’m been meaning to tell you this for some time now, but let me just come right out and say it. I love you. You introduced me to the San Francisco Bay Area, made me cry with joy on a regular basis, and produced a pride in my own self-development...


1. Where did you grow up as a kid? Oakland, CA and Memphis, TN. 2. What are you hobbies? Songwriting, basketball, and attending music related events. 3. What college did you attend and what were your studies? Undergrad: Northern Arizona University - Flagstaff, AZ - B.S...

Get to know board member Carmen Milagro

1. Where did you grow up as a kid? I was born in San Francisco in the Mission District. At the age of four we moved to Arlington Drive in South San Francisco where I lived for 31 years. 2. What are you hobbies? Food, travel, Barca Soccer, reading, and spending time with my 2...


7 Facts About Board Member, Ashley Serra

1. Where do you live? I actually recently relocated to the East Bay. I live on the Berkeley/Oakland border and so far I love it. I have a big backyard and there is some truth to it being the "sunny side of the bay." Although I do have to admit that I'm going to miss my old...


8 things about our newest board member, Sagar Gupta

Hi, my name is Artisha Gardner and I'm an intern at Performing Arts Workshop. I have the honor of introducing our newest board member, Sagar Gupta. 1. Where do you live? I live in San Francisco on the border of Nob Hill and Pacific Heights; my office is in the Financial...


Music Monday: David Pilz recommends 1994

David Pilz, Workshop Board Member and Treasurer, shares his recommendations with us for 90s nostalgia and karaoke favorites. __________________ I was hanging out with some friends this weekend and someone asked what music they should put on the stereo, and one of my friends...