Meet Melanie Kirkpatrick, a long time PAA parent, director, and supporter! With a strong background in theatre education, administration, and corporate event production, Melanie brings tons of experience and enthusiasm to her role at PAA.

The Artistic Director is responsible for developing and implementing the artistic vision for PAA. It’s a big job! The artistic director works closely with our Executive Director to make major decisions about the ongoing development of our programs and activities. We are thrilled to have Melanie in this role and look forward to seeing how PAA will grow in her care.

You can read more about Melanie and the other PAA staff members on our Staff page.