The Contemporary Theater Company is led by an all-volunteer Board of Directors that guides the overall direction of the company. Day-to-day operations are led by Artistic Director Christopher J. Simpson and a team of staff and volunteers. To see the entire ensemble click here.
Board of Directors
President Terrence Simpson
Terrence is a local lawyer and deeply involved with the community.
Director Joe Viele
Joe owns Liberty Rentals in Wakefield and is dedicated to helping grow the arts.
Director Carla Davis
Carla owns Dove and Distaff in Wakefield and is a lifetime resident of South County and enthusiatic supporter of the CTC.
Director Noel Simpson
Noel is deputy director & chief financial officer at the R.I. Student Loan Authority and helps us keep our numbers straight.
Director Wendy Bucci
Wendy is the Chief Operations Officer at the URI Foundation.
Director Marc Popkin
Marc is a local lawyer with a long-time interest in theater and the arts.
Director Gina Catalano
Gina works in the financial sector and has a great interest in fundraising for the CTC.
Director Stephen Mook
Stephen is a pastor at Generation Church and is dedicated to helping build community in South County and around the theater.
Director Stephen Strenio
Stephen is a long-time actor and artist with the CTC who is interested in its continued growth and development.
Artistic Director Christopher Simpson
Communications Director Maggie Cady
Maggie first appeared onstage at 6 months old as Maggie the Magnificent Mini Magician and has been involved in theater in one way or another ever since. For most shows, you can find her in the light booth stage managing or running the board. She is excited to work with the CTC to make the arts a part of the community and the community a part of the arts.