Mary Mitchelson Board Chair
"The Theatre Lab has had a decades-long positive impact on the DC community. Having seen how much they've grown in recent years, I'm excited for the future of the organization."
Mary Mitchelson, Board Chair

Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Courtney Baldridge
Strategic Partnerships and Business Development Consultant 

Richard Bloch

George Cohen
Former Director
Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service

Elizabeth Dean
Former Inspector General-Farm Credit Administration

Monique Fortenberry
Deputy Executive Director
Federal Trade Commission

Mary Goldsmith
Director, RSM

Deb Gottesman
Co-Executive Director
The Theatre Lab

Roberto Ifill
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics, St. Mary's College of Maryland
Search Consultant, AGB Search

Harry Knight
Deputy Director
US Department of Commerce

Amy Kossoff
MD of Internal Medical with Unity Health Care

Buzz Mauro
Co-Executive Director
The Theatre Lab

Mary Mitchelson (Chair)
Retired Federal Executive

Timothy O’Toole
Miller & Chevalier, Chartered

Nancy Sainburg
The Enchanted Garden

Andrea Sharrin
Office of Compliance and Enforcement at the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network

Roger Vann 
Civic Engagement Consultant


Advisory Board

William S. Cohen
Former Senator and Secretary of Defense 
The Cohen Group

Eric D. Schaeffer
Artistic Director
Signature Theatre


Trustees Emeriti

Jeffrey Bauman
Professor, Georgetown University Law Center
President, Beech Street Foundation

Laura Einstein
Legal Director
Planned Parenthood - US Northwest Region

Roberta Gottesman
Former Executive Director
Children’s Legal Rights

Gene Rotberg
Former Vice-President and Treasurer
The World Bank

Shar Taylor
Principal Gifts Officer
The Pew Charitable Trusts