Meet Our Talented Faculty

Gabe Cain


John Calabrese


Amy Carroll


MaryBeth “MB” DeKara

acting/improv/community theatre

Pete DePasquale

guitar, bass

Jessica Gelineau MT-BC

early childhood music

Eric Guerin


Russell Jewell

trombone, trumpet

Brenda Lau

voice, early childhood music

Kilani Moore

piano, voice, early childhood music

Mario Portev

cello, piano

Stephanie Sarkisian


Lisa Scarlett


Emily Stratton

theatre, voice

Paul Surapine

clarinet, saxophone

Meet Our Committed Staff

Brandon Lewis
Business Director

Lisa Scarlett
Theater Arts Director

Tom Hojnacki
Music Director

Jessica Gelineau
Early Childhood Outreach Coordinator

Julie Davis
Finance Director

Liz Colognesi
Communications Director

Katheleen Schaker
Events Director

Join our Team!

There are many ways to join the Apple Tree Arts team- staff, faculty, interns, and volunteers. To explore current openings and opportunities, please visit our Employment Page