Staff and Board

Andie Arthur,  Executive Director

Michael Yawney (President), Florida International University
Adalberto Acevedo (Vice-President), Director and Teacher
Patrick Rodriguez (Secretary), Actor and Villain Theater
Jerry Jensen (Treasurer), Freelance Actor, Director, and Stage Manager

Carey Brianna Hart, Actor and Stage Manager
Madelin Marchant, South Miami Middle School
Daryl Patrice, Actor
Sandi Stock, Actor
Vanessa Elise, Actor and Director
William Fernandez, Broadway Procuer


We’re always looking for new, motivated board members – both theatre professionals and theatre lovers. Board members are required to attend board meetings, serve on a committee, and donate to the League. Contact Andie Arthur at for more information and an application.


Andie Arthur is a playwright and theatre administrator. She is the executive director of the South Florida Theatre League, a co-founding Artistic Director of Lost Girls Theatre, a contributor to the nationally recognized theatre blog 2amtheatre, and teaches playwriting at the New World School of the Arts.

Jerry Jensen (Treasurer) has both a long business career, as well as an extensive theatrical background.  After earning his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Cornell University, he held increasingly responsible Managerial and Consulting positions with many leading companies, including General Foods, Beatrice Companies, Coopers & Lybrand, and Chase Credit Services.  He was Corporate Vice-President of Mueller Industries (a Fortune 1000 Company) and Executive Director of The Wichita Center for The Arts, where he oversaw the Midwest Premiers of Stephen Schwartz’s Children of Eden and Rags and the World Premiere of John Caird’s eventual Tony-nominated Broadway musical Jane Eyre.  Over the years, he has acted in over 60 productions, as well as directing and working backstage on dozens more.  Since moving to South Florida permanently in 2005, in addition to maintaining a consulting practice, working with small businesses and non-profits, he’s been working professionally in Theatre.  His experience encompasses Production Stage Manager for over two dozen productions, Actor in a number of leading theaters, and directing at eight local theaters including: Neil Simon’s The Goodbye Girl Musical, Biloxi Blues; Rumors; The Lion in Winter; A Thousand Clowns; Cat on a Hot Tin Roof; My Fair Lady; All The Great Books (Abridged); Miami 1-Acts; Kindertransport, The Dining Room, Private Lives, It’s Only a Play! and Love! Valour! Compassion!

Sandi Stock is an actor, director, and dramaturg who has been involved in the arts since childhood. She is best known locally for her work on stage at Palm Beach Dramaworks, MNM, Actors’ Playhouse, the Florida Grand Opera, and more. She is classically trained in dance, acting, and music. Sandi is also a fit-life coach, helping others reach their goals and learn to live a healthy lifestyle. She spends her time off-stage as the  Production Manager at Insight for the Blind, creating audio books and magazines for the blind and visually impaired through the Library of Congress, NLS Talking Books program. IG @sandistock