Carrie Bilek - Richmond Ballet
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Carrie Bilek

Marketing & Communications Director

Hometown: Danbury, CT // Joined: 2017

After 14 years in healthcare marketing, Carrie joined Richmond Ballet in May of 2017. She is a graduate of the University of Richmond where she studied Business Administration (Finance) and French. Carrie was a member of UR’s University Dancers, serving as co-captain her senior year. Having always had a goal to work in arts administration, Carrie completed internships with the French Film Festival in Richmond, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., and Shakespeare’s Globe in London. Carrie is thrilled to be able to combine her love for dance with her business experience as a member of the Ballet’s marketing team.

What is your favorite aspect of working at Richmond Ballet?
Working with a dedicated group of individuals who are so passionate about what they do

What is your favorite aspect of living in Richmond?
How it is rooted in history, but constantly evolving. I love to experience the new and exciting restaurants, festivals, arts and culture for which Richmond is now recognized.

What hobbies or activities do you enjoy doing outside of work?
Dancing, traveling, reading, and eating at the many incredible Richmond restaurants

Richmond Ballet

Marketing Team

Administrative Team

Brett Bonda headshot, Managing Director.
Brett Bonda
Managing Director
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Michelle Muller headshot, CFO.
Michelle Muller
Chief Financial Officer
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Sarah Ferguson headshot, Operations Director and Company Photographer.
Sarah Ferguson
Operations Director and Company Photographer
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Donna Carter headshot, Executive Assistant to the Artistic Director.
Donna Lynne Carter
Executive Assistant to the Artistic Director
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Tanya Dolphin headshot, Accountant.
Tanya Dolphin
Accountant
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Sara Heifetz headshot, Accounting Assistant.
Sara Heifetz
Accounting Assistant
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Gretchen Hemmer headshot, Facilities Manager.
Gretchen Hemmer
Facilities Manager
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Artistic Team

Headshot of Richmond Ballet Artistic Director Stoner Winslett.
Stoner Winslett
Artistic Director
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Ma Cong headshot, Associate Artistic Director.
Ma Cong
Associate Artistic Director
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Malcolm Burn headshot, Artistic Associate & Ballet Master.
Malcolm Burn
Artistic Associate & Ballet Master
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Judy Jacob headshot, Artistic Associate & School Director.
Judy Jacob
Artistic Associate & School Director
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Jerri Kumery headshot, Ballet Master.
Jerri Kumery
Ballet Master
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Igor Antonov headshot, Richmond Ballet II Director & Ballet Master.
Igor Antonov
Richmond Ballet II Director & Ballet Master
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Production Team

Tracie Morin headshot, Production Manager.
Tracie Woods Morin
Production Director
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Scott Henley headshot, Technical Director.
Scott Henley
Technical Director
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Christopher Devlin Hill headshot, Master Electrician.
Christopher Devlin Hill
Master Electrician
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Emily Morgan headshot, Costume Director.
Emily Morgan
Costume Director
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Dave Watkins headshot, Audio/Visual Supervisor.
Dave Watkins
Audio/Visual Supervisor
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Maddie Kunert headshot, Production Stage Manager.
Maddie Kunert
Production Stage Manager
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Minds in Motion Team

Katherine Smothers headshot, Associate School Director, Community Engagement.
Katherine Smothers
ASSOCIATE SCHOOL DIRECTOR, COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT
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Portrait of Jordan Glunt, Minds In Motion Director.
Jordan Glunt
MINDS IN MOTION DIRECTOR
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Portrait Blanton Bradley, MInds In Motion Music Supervisor.
Blanton Bradley
MInds In Motion Music Supervisor
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Elise Gaubatz
TEACHING ARTIST
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School of Richmond Ballet Team

Judy Jacob headshot, Artistic Associate & School Director.
Judy Jacob
Artistic Associate & School Director
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Tara Penick
Tara Penick
Associate School Director, Training Divisions
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Lauren Fagone
Lauren Fagone
Adult Division Coordinator
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Anne Sidney Hetherington
Anne Sidney Hetherington
Children's & Lower Division Coordinator
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Cecile Tuzli
Cecile Tuzii
Ensembles Coordinator
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Sarah Ruppel Bullis
Sarah Ruppel Bullis
Ballet Birthday Party Coordinator
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Susan Collet
Susan Collet
School Business Director
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Mariah Taghavie-Moghadam
School Administrator
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Marketing Team

Carrie Bilek
Carrie Bilek
Marketing & Communications Director
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Valerie Tellmann-Henning
Public Relations & Content Manager
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Dawn LeHuray
Box Office Manager
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Emma Cote
Graphic Designer/Digital Coordinator
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Sarah Ferguson headshot, Operations Director and Company Photographer.
Sarah Ferguson
Company Photographer, Operations Director
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Development Team

Cat Studdard
Development Director
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Jennifer Chapman
Regional Engagement Coordinator
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Anika Imajo
Grants Specialist
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Susannah Piersol
Donor Relations Manager
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Mary Ann Reid
Development Associate
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