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Annual Members Meeting

Annual Members Meeting

Saturday, January 23rd at 5:00 PM


Please follow the link below to access the Zoom meeting. We will open the meeting at 4:30 PM and you may join anytime after that. The meeting will begin promptly at 5:00. Please make sure you have renewed your membership as we will be confirming membership before allowing you into the meeting.


Some important things to remember

1) Your mic will automatically be muted upon entry. Please do not unmute your mic at anytime.

2) Votes/Nominations will be taken using the chat feature

3) We will be voting in new board members. Bios for new members are listed below.


LINK:

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88656338829?pwd=b0U0WU1YMGNlWWF5MW9DMzZUK0FmQT09


Meeting ID: 886 5633 8829

Passcode: 724040

New Member Bios

Karin Cunningham

Karin Cunningham has been active in theater as an actress/singer, director, and stage manager for 40+ years. She has been blest to have played many iconic roles both in the US and abroad, including her role as Mrs. Potts in Picnic at the Wimberley Players. In addition to being a past member of the EmilyAnn Theatre board, she has acted in, directed, and stage managed many of their past productions. She has also held a number of positions in both the corporate and non-profit world, including administration and various aspects of marketing and public relations. Karin and her husband are season-ticket holders at the Playhouse, and she is grateful for this opportunity to contribute her theatrical and work experiences to the growth of the Wimberley Players.

Mike August

Mike August, began his award winning broadcast career in radio while in his teens. Spending most of his career in Houston, Texas, he retired from KPRC-TV a few years ago. Mike also has extensive background in non profit organizations, including public broadcasting, youth services and other charitable organizations. He has served in the areas of management, board member and development for a number of NPO’s. Since moving to the Wimberley area, Mike has volunteered for the Wimberley Players including work as Sound Designer for numerous productions, including the current production of “It’s a Wonderful Life”. Mike also serves as a Founding Member of Wimberley Valley Radio and on its Board of Directors. He is also active in the Wimberley Valley Arts and Cultural Alliance.

Jeff Rasco

Jeff Rasco and his family have been residents of Woodcreek nearly 25 years, and have been attending the Wimberley Players productions the whole time. As Founder and CEO of Attendee Management, Inc. (AMi), a local family-owned business providing technology services for the global meetings and events industry, he led a team of more than a dozen staff until mostly retiring in July 2020. Jeff has served on the boards of international and regional associations and on advisory boards of multinational companies in the meetings and hospitality industry. In addition, he was elected to the Woodcreek City Council in November 2020, where he had also served from 2006-11 as Council Member and Mayor Pro Tem. He has been active in Unitarian Universalist churches in Houston and San Marcos, serving on both boards of trustees. He's looking forward to learning more about Wimberley Players behind the scenes, and helping this dynamic group continue to grow.

Dee Bynum

Dee Bynum developed a love for the theater and the arts in high schools and has been involved in some form ever since. She has had acting roles in a number of plays but is more comfortable back stage including stage management and costuming, including costume support for the Player’s production of Little Shop of Horrors where she really got to know the staff, actors and the workings of the Playhouse. Dee has also had a number of roles in the corporate and non-profit world in administration and office management and she is still involved with one in a board member role. No matter where she has lived, Dee has always thought of Wimberley as home since her parents moved here 40 years ago, and she is now, in her retirement, looking forward to bringing her experiences, skills and passion for the theater to the Wimberley Players.

Teresa Kendrick

Teresa Kendrick has been involved in the arts for 30 years, first as a museum professional, then as a publicist for various hotel, fine art, performance, folk art and community organizations. She is a former journalist with the largest English-language newspaper in Mexico, a frequent contributor to various magazines and sites, a translator, and the author of a well-known travel guide to the Lake Chapala region of Mexico where she continues to own a home. A former Wimberley Players board member, she welcomes the return to this exceptional community theatre.

David Bisset

David’s first heard an audience reward him with laughter at age 4, when he served as a rodeo clown’s “assistant”. Ever since he has sought to share the value of performing arts and its unique ability touch the human spirit. David earned a BA in Theater Arts from Southwest Texas State University and has been a devoted Player since appearing in Angel Street at the Player’s Greenhouse Theater in the fall of 1983. David’s professional career has ranged from various commercial and industrial real estate roles to his most recent at Texas State University involving acquisition and management of the university’s real property. David has served the Players as actor, director, set designer, producer, stage crew, bartender, fundraiser, auctioneer, master of ceremonies, doorman, and board member including several turns as President. A self-styled optimist, David strongly believes the best is still ahead for the Wimberley Players.

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