Trustus Theatre announces new staff and board members

Trustus Theatre in Columbia, S.C., recently added three new staff positions. Debbie Cohn has been hired as director of development to help launch The Trustus Preservation Society capital campaign.  Cohn, a veteran fund raiser, has worked previously at the Katie & Irwin Kahn Jewish Community Center, The Family Shelter, SCADVASA (The South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault), and the South Carolina Philharmonic, as well as serving on many nonprofit boards.

Along with Cohn, Jeremy Polley has been hired as audio/projection director and resident musician and Charles Felsberg as the Trustus Company liaison.  Additionally, Chad Henderson has been named co-artistic director for this season, sharing the position with former Artistic Director Dewey-Scott Wiley.

Additionally, four new board members have joined the organization for the 2014-15 season including Marjorie Huntington, Lucy Grey McIver, Len Marini and Stewart Rawson.  Executive officers for this season include President Harrison Saunders, Vice President Lynn Stokes-Murray, Secretary Thomas Black, Treasurer Jason Richardson and Members-at-Large Stewart Rawson and Susan Levi-Wallach.

Trustus is Columbia’s professional theatre celebrating its 30th anniversary this season.  For more information, visit

About Trustus Theatre
Trustus Theatre is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization. Trustus Theatre is dedicated to high-quality productions that speak to today’s most important issues. We are a safe place for exploration and expression of the political, the personal, and all things human. Our theatre is your theatre!

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