EUGENE BUCK | Director of Finance and Operations
(650) 723-9137 Roble Gym 101EGBUCK@STANFORD.EDU
Eugene Buck has extensive experience working for higher education institutions and performing arts organizations, including the University of Iowa, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Orchestra, Southern Methodist University, and Aspen Music Festival and School. Eugene graduated from Stanford with a BA in Music (trombone) and Economics. He also earned an MBA from the Yale School of Management, with concentrations in Strategy and Nonprofit Management. Eugene is excited to be part of a team of creative thinkers who can help TAPS faculty, students, and staff realize their dreams. In his free time, Eugene enjoys hiking, photography, live cultural events, and occasionally bingeing on a K-drama series.
DANIEL CADIGAN | Technical Director
DCADIGAN@STANFORD.EDU (650) 725-2399 MEMORIAL HALL 143A
Daniel Cadigan is the Technical Director of TAPS. He has also worked as a shop carpenter for TAPS for 12 years and the Technical Director for Broadway by the Bay, at San Mateo High School, Ray of Light, and at other performing arts organizations in the Bay Area. Special interests include stage carpentry, welding, mechanical systems, and stage automation.
BRETT CAVANAUGH | Head Carpenter
BRETTCAV@STANFORD.EDU MEMORIAL HALL 130
Brett is the Head Carpenter for TAPS. He has worked in theater and production since 2009 and has experience in carpentry, lighting, and sound. He has worked with the Stanford Jazz Workshop, Ray of Light, San Francisco State University, and Stanford Live. He enjoys making music and building wooden furniture.
KATIE DOOLING | Student Services Manager
KDOOLING@STANFORD.EDU (650) 723-4379 ROBLE GYM 149B
Katie is the TAPS Student Services Manager. She has a B.A. in Communication from Santa Clara University and an M.A. in Counselor Education from San Jose State. Prior to joining TAPS, Katie worked in the Stanford English Department for many years. She is passionate about helping students during their time at Stanford. Please email Katie with any questions about the graduate or undergraduate program.
CONNI EDWARDS | Scenic Technology Lead
130CONEDS@STANFORD.EDU (650) 723-1016 MEMAUD
Conni Edwards has been helping students to create and build scenery, costumes, and props for Stanford productions since 2005. She received her B.A. in Studio Art with a minor in Theater Design and Technology from Knox College. Additional local institutions she’s worked with include TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, Opera San José, San Francisco State University, and Teatro ZinZanni.
LINDSAY MARTENS | Facilities Manager
LMARTENS@STANFORD.EDU Office: (650) 725-0740 | Cell: (650) 374-8994 ROBLE GYM 147C
Lindsay is delighted to be joining the TAPS Staff as the Facility Manager. She has over 20 years experience in venue, production and stage management throughout Northern California and Los Angeles. She received her B.A. in Theater Design and Production from UCLA. She is excited to be working with students, staff and faculty and helping to facilitate everyone’s creative endeavors.
BRENDON MARTIN | Marketing + Special Events Coordinator
BRENDONM@STANFORD.EDU MEMORIAL HALL ROOM 202
Brendon Martin is a graduate of Stanford Drama and a freelance director and stage manager. With over 200 productions under his belt, he is excited to be working with students, and helping them to showcase their work at Stanford and beyond.
KENNY MCMULLEN | Head Electrician
KMCMULLEN@STANFORD.EDU MEMORIAL HALL 130
Kenny provides support to productions as Head Electrician and Supervisor of lighting installations. He has more than twenty years of experience in technical theater and works as Head Electrician, Head Rail, and Stagehand for a variety of performing arts groups in the Bay Area. Kenny’s interests include creating special lighting effects.
HEATHER PATTERSON MILLER | Costume Shop Lead
HEATHERMILLER@STANFORD.EDU (650) 723-2598 MEMORIAL HALL ROOM 132
Heather Patterson Miller is the Costume Shop Lead for TAPS. She received her BS from the University of California, Davis in Costume Design and an MFA from Academy of Art. She has worked in design, construction, and patternmaking for UC Davis, West Bay Opera, and Stanford Summer Theater, as well as for the fashion industry.
STEFANIE MIDORI OKUDA | Marketing + Special Events Director
Stefanie joined Stanford TAPS in 2008. She studied Theatre Arts and Philosophy at Santa Clara University, where she also worked for the Director of the Center of Performing Arts. Her interests include developing new and more diverse audiences for the performing arts.
JANET PINEDA | Finance and Faculty Affairs Administrator
JAPINEDA@STANFORD.EDU (650) 723-2576 ROBLE GYM ROOM 149
Janet Pineda is the Finance and Faculty Affairs Administrator for TAPS. She received a B.S. in Business Administration from San Francisco State University and worked in retail management before joining Stanford.
EMMA VOSSBRINK | Cutter/Draper
EMMA.VOSSBRINK@STANFORD.EDU (650) 723-2598 MEMORIAL HALL ROOM 132
Emma Vossbrink has previously worked with Opera San José (12 seasons), Ballet San José, Shakespeare Santa Cruz, and Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Member of Theatrical Wardrobe Union, Local #784.