Round I

Wendy Eisenberg
Musician and composer
Montague, MA

Rosie Herrera
Artistic Director of Rosie Herrera Dance Theater
Miami Beach, FL

Stephen Osmond
Retired Music Director of the Jackson Symphony Orchestra
Jackson, MI
Lay panelist

Ali Rosa-Salas
Director of Programming at Abrons Arts Center/Henry Street Settlement
Brooklyn, NY

Meiyin Wang
Producer and curator
Berkley, CA

Round II


Claudia Alick
Performer, producer, writer, and inclusion expert
Richmond, VA

Jerron Herman
New York, NY

Laura Kendall
Executive Director of the Velma V. Morrison Center for the Performing Arts at Boise State University
Boise, ID

Sydnie Liggett
Executive Director of Abraham In Motion
New York, NY

Nadege Souvenir
Vice President of Operations & Learning of the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation
Saint Paul, MN
Lay panelist


Chris Cogburn
Percussionist, curator, and festival organizer
Austin, TX

Lynn Creamer
Retired Artistic Director of Carnegie Hall
Sandstone, WV
Lay panelist

Mateo Mulcahy
Director of Community Projects and Events at the Old Town School of Folk Music
Chicago, IL

Angelica Sanchez
Pianist, composer, educator
Jersey City, NY

Carlos Vargas
Faculty member of the Boston Conservatory at Berklee
Boston, MA

Round III


Don Ehman
Retired Director of Public Art, Artist Services, and ADA Coordinator at New Jersey State Council on the Arts
Titusville, NJ
Lay Panelist

Talleri McRae
Co-founder of National Disability Theatre and access consultant
Louisville, KY

Marciano Silva dos Santos
Artistic Director of Contempo Physical Dance
Shoreview, MN

Seema Sueko
Stage Director and Deputy Artistic Director at Arena Stage
Arlington, VA

Jessica Tong
Rehearsal Director at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
Chicago, IL


John Young Shik Concklin
Conductor and Violist
Greenville, SC

Ehren Cruz
Artistic Director for LEAF Global Arts
Mars Hill, NC

Denise Gonzales
Senior consultant at Npact Solutions
Santa Fe, NM
Lay Panelist

Krys Holmes
Executive Director of the Myrna Loy Center
Helena, MT

Avery Sharpe
Bassist, composer, educator, and producer
Plainfield, MA