RPAA staff


RPAA is a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to advance the performing arts in the Richmond region through programs and resources that SUPPORT the artists of today, NURTURE the artists of tomorrow, and provide spaces for the arts to THRIVE. In addition to its comprehensive BrightLights Education Initiatives and wide array of performances and productions, RPAA hosts a range of resident arts companies and other performing arts groups in a collaborative environment while overseeing its family of venues: Altria Theater at Monroe Park and Dominion Energy Center, which houses Carpenter Theatre and Dorothy Pauley Square — home to Rhythm Hall, Showcase Gallery, Libby S. Gottwald Playhouse and Genworth BrightLights Education Center.
Our vision is to be a catalyst for creative and vibrant arts throughout the Richmond region. Contact RPAA :  804.592.3372  info@rpaalliance.com
  • Abbi Haggerty – Executive Director
  • Sara Greene – Associate Director of Development
  • Megan Mauro – Development Associate
Education & Community Engagement
  • Jen Maddux – Director of Education & Community Engagement
  • Hillary Kay – Education Program Coordinator
  • Andrew Keeton – Digital Arts Manager
  • Amy Messer – Director of Finance & Administration
Marketing & Programming
  • Ashley Moore – Marketing & PR Manager
  • Jacqueline O’Connor – Programming & Marketing Coordinator
ASM Global
Facility operations services are provided by ASM Global info@asmrichmond.com