Marketing Associate

Anna Mates

Anna has a Bachelor of Arts in Art History from Kent State University and a Master of Architecture from The Ohio State University.  While at The Ohio State University Anna was a Graduate Teaching Associate and enjoyed instructing and working with undergraduate Architecture students.  She also values the adventures she had while traveling and studying her way through Europe.

Alex Parrott

Alex has a Bachelor of Arts in English from the College of Wooster in Wooster, Ohio. During his spare time at Wooster, Alex kept busy as an arts and entertainment journalist, radio DJ, and actor in extracurricular theatre productions. He also spent a semester in the Czech Republic with SIT Study Abroad, where he studied the arts in the context of 20th-century Czech history. After graduating, he worked as a writer/editor at a public relations firm serving higher-education clients before arriving at his current position.

Joni Koneval

Joni Koneval joined the staff of the School of Theatre and Dance and Porthouse Theatre in 2013. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and History and a Master of Arts degree in History, both from Youngstown State University. Her Master's thesis analyzed the legal, social, and gendered perceptions of sexual violence in the Early American Republic (1790-1850). Previously she coordinated the Youngstown Area Jewish Film Festival and worked as an editorial assistant for the academic journals Ohio History and the Journal of Jewish Identities.