Our PPCT Team


Colleen Hawks-Pierce

Artistic Director

PPCT Board of Directors

Elizabeth Ciotti 
Board President

New York City Dept. of Education

Cathy Cabrera-Figueroa
Board Vice President 

PhD at The Graduate Center, 
City University of New York

Kevin Kunkel
Board Treasurer

ProcessFirst, 
Director of Advisory Services

Janice Kamrin  
Board Secretary

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Associate Curator of Egyptian Art

Michael Lehmann 
Board Chair 

Partner, Dechert LLP

Joe Burby 
Board Member

Joe Burby Voice Overs,
New Heights Realty

Emilia Ciotti Hernandez
PPCT Alumni Board Member

Lawrence University Posse Scholar

Janet Mervin 
Board Member 

Professional Costume Designer, 
Handarts Teacher

Marna Nape-Spiotta 
Board Member

A to Z Wineworks/REX HILL, 
District Manager (NY, CT, NJ)