Our Team

Our team is as diverse as our program participants and the countries we visit. We have employees on three continents, representing more than ten countries. Many of the Up with People staff and board members are also alumni of the program, from every decade since we were founded in 1965.

Click here to view the Up with People Board of Directors.

Executive Management

Dale Penny
President & CEO
720.215.3200
dpenny@upwithpeople.org

Anne Gallagher
Executive Vice President and CFO
720.215.3202
agallagher@upwithpeople.org

Paul Whitaker 
Senior Vice President 
720.215.3205
pwhitaker@upwithpeople.org

Eric Lentz
Artistic Director & Producer
720.215.3203
elentz@upwithpeople.org

Terry Adams
VP for Advancement
720.215.3209
tadams@upwithpeople.org


Brad Bungum
VP, Managing Director of UWP Europe
bbungum@upwithpeople.org

Tim Lane
Vice President for HR and Alumni Engagement
720.215.3201
tlane@upwithpeople.org


Admissions

Maimouna Diaw
Admissions Counselor
720.215.3204
mdiaw@upwithpeople.org

Joe Piazza
Admissions Counselor
720.215.3217
jpiazza@upwithpeople.org
Tara Lundquist
Admissions Specialist
720.412.4503
tlundquist@upwithpeople.org

Annie Wilmer
Enrollment Coordinator
720.407.5524
awilmer@upwithpeople.org

Sarah Fay
Enrollment Coordinator
720.215.3218
sfay@upwithpeople.org

Margaret Holtz
Associated Director of Enrollment
720.512.4502
mholtz@upwithpeople.org

Sabine Mikulas
Admissions Advisor, Europe
smikulas@upwithpeople.org
Brad Good
Admissions Advisor
bgood@upwithpeople.org
 

Education

Ellen Enebo
Curriculum Manager
eenebo@upwithpeople.org

Sales, Marketing, and Corporate Sponsorship

Chelsey Panchot
Director of Sales, U.S. 
720.215.3206
cpanchot@upwithpeople.org

Shawna Reed
Senior Tour Manager, U.S.
720.215.3215
sreed@upwithpeople.org

Arnab Dewan
Tour Manager, Europe 
adewan@upwithpeople.org

Misael Oliver
Tour Manager Mexico
+52 (55) 59127120
moliver@upwithpeople.org

Jennifer Gifford
Marketing Manager
720.407.5520
jgifford@upwithpeople.org


Advancement

Megan Luebke
Development and Communications Manager
720.215.3219
mluebke@upwithpeople.org

Laura Motooka
Database Coordinator
720.407.5523
lmotooka@upwithpeople.org

 

Administration

Stephanie Villegas
Accounting Manager
720.215.3213
svillegas@upwithpeople.org

Amy Jordan Russ
Office Assistant
720.215.3207
ajordan@upwithpeople.or


Production

Ken Leist
Dir Cast Ops/ Associate Producer/Choreographer 
720.215.3210
kleist@upwithpeople.org

Rob Prytherch
Technical Operations Manager
720.215.3214
rprytherch@upwithpeople.org

Michael Bowerman
Music Director
720.215.3216
mbowerman@upwithpeople.org

UWP Europe

Brad Bungum
VP, Managing Director of UWP Europe
+32 2 646 26 36 
bbungum@upwithpeople.org

Arnab Dewan
Tour Manager, Europe 
adewan@upwithpeople.org

Sabine Mikulas
Admissions Advisor, Europe
smikulas@upwithpeople.org


UWP Mexico - Viva la Gente

Misael Oliver 
Tour Manager Mexico
+52 (55) 59127120
moliver@upwithpeople.org

Archives

Elaine Crepeau, M.S.L.I.S
Librarian/Archivist
ecrepeau@upwithpeople.org

Cast Staff - Cast B 2016

Toño Gonzalez
Cast Manager
720.917.4930 
tgonzalez@upwithpeople.org

Darlene Richardson
Assistant Cast Manager/ Education Coordinator
drichardson@upwithpeople.org

Yui Mihara
Operations Manager
ymihara@upwithpeople.org

Daniel Muradas Brousset
Education Manager
dmuradas@upwithpeople.org

Miguel Samaniego
Business Manager/Marketing & Promotion
msamaniego@upwithpeople.org

Andrew Erusha
Production Manager/Lighting Technician
aerusha@upwithpeople.org

Diane Goldsmith
Show Manager / Vocal Instructor
dgoldsmith@upwithpeople.org

Kim Taylor
Education Coordinator
ktaylor@upwithpeople.org

Ana Gutierrez Ulibarri
Technical Manager/ Stage Technician
agutierrez@upwithpeople.org

Denis Maurer
Band Leader
dmaurer@upwithpeople.org

Raymond Mulangu
Dance Captain
rmulangu@upwithpeople.org

Alicen Schade
Dance Captain
aschade@upwithpeople.org 

Josh Villanueva
Sound Technician
jvillanueva@upwithpeople.org



Alessandra Callegari
Admissions Representative
acallegari@upwithpeople.org

Alex Steinkamp
Admissions Representative
asteinkamp@upwithpeople.org
Lucia Tarriba
Admissions Representative
ltarriba@upwithpeople.org

 Promotion Staff-Cast B 2016

Brenda Lopez
Promotion Manager
blopez@upwithpeople.org

Sidisse Baissa
Promotion Representative
sbaissa@upwithpeople.org

Roger Galindo
Promotion Representative
rgalindo@upwithpeople.org

Cloé Bernier
Promotion Manager
cbernier@upwithpeople.org

Mat Rowe
Promotion Representative
mrowe@upwithpeople.org

Ruben Cabrera
Promotion Representative
rcabrera@upwithpeople.org

Delphine De Potter
Promotion Representative
ddepotter@upwithpeople.org

Britt van Rozendaal
Promotion Representative
bvanrozendaal@upwithpeople.org

Ran Hu
Promotion Representative
rhu@upwithpeople.org

Karen Leyva Parra
Promotion Representative
kleyva@upwithpeople.org

Sofia Martinez
Promotion Representative
smartinez@upwithpeople.org

Addison O’Conner
Promotion Representative
aoconner@upwithpeople.org

Timpe Callebaut
Promotion Representative
tcallebaut@upwithpeople.org