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

Monique Fortenberry
Deputy Executive Director
Federal Trade Commission

Victoria Fortune
Executive Assistant
Global Poverty Project

Deb Gottesman
Co-Executive Director
The Theatre Lab

Abrahem Helal
Vice President of Operations/Corporate Facility Security Officer
Gray Graphics Corporation

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

Tom Lee
President Emeritus
American Federation of Musicians

Buzz Mauro
Co-Executive Director
The Theatre Lab

Mary Mitchelson (Chair)
Retired Federal Executive

Timothy O’Toole
Miller & Chevalier, Chartered

Michael Rodgers
R&R Associates

Nancy Sainburg
The Enchanted Garden

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


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