Meet our Elm Street Cultural Arts Village Staff for our 2017-18 Season!
Christopher Brazelton | Executive Director
Christopher Brazelton started in April of 2013 at Elm Street and has loved getting involved with the community. He holds a B.A in Theatre from Florida State University. Prior to coming to Woodstock, Christopher founded Leave Your Mark Productions in Tallahassee, FL, where he built a volunteer base of 400 people and produced over 25 productions with a vision that each ticket contributing to social justice issues globally. Now, Christopher has focused Elm Street programs to create vibrancy and engage the community with everything that the organization does. Being a somewhat serial entrepreneur, he is excited to see the next steps the organization takes and can’t wait for you to be a part of it. Christopher lives in Woodstock with his wife Morgan and dogs, Tally and Fischer.
Siobhan Brumbelow | Education Manager
Siobhan Brumbelow holds a B.A. in Theatre from Brenau University and has toured northern U.S. and Canada with Missoula Children’s Theatre. She has been involved with the Elm Street Cultural Arts Village (TLAC) since 2002. She has had many responsibilities with this theatre organization including: directing, teaching, choreographing, and managing & performing with the iThink Improv and Elm Street’s Repertory Touring Troupe: RepTouR. She is also a resident playwright and has written many short scripts and plays for Elm Street including Rapunzel and A Christmas Carol.
Brian Gamel |Production Manager
Brian Gamel holds a B.A. in Theatre with a focus in production management from Florida State University. He has been with Elm Street for many years, and is excited to be working with the staff to create vibrancy in the area. Born and raised in Georgia, Brian has worked with other theatre companies on the east coast, but is excited to be back in Woodstock with Elm Street.
Jillian Melko | Community Engagement Coordinator
Jillian Melko holds a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre from The New School, NYC. She has been performing for most of her life and it has taken her touring all over the U.S., through Regional Theater’s and even Off-Broadway. Jillian has been with Elm Street Cultural Arts Village (TLAC) since 2006, first appearing in numerous main stage shows and then progressing through iThink Improv, teaching classes and most recently since her return to Georgia, all of the above. Jillian is the resident photographer here at Elm Street and looking forward to the growth and future of this company.
Sybil Turner | Office Manager
Teundras Oaks | Education
Teundras holds a B.A. in Theatre from Georgia Southern University. She is thrilled to be teaching acting and improvisation this fall. Her best memories are teaching at Elm Street’s Summer Camp this past summer and teaching drama and film at a children’s school in South India. She loves traveling, smoothies, acting, singing (off key) and being a little silly. She can’t wait to inspire and create with the kids!
Kristina Welch | Education
Kristina Welch is a sophomore at Kennesaw State University and will be transferring in the Fall to finish her degree in Theatre Education. She has been performing since 2002 and has been with Elm Street (TLAC) since 2007. Aside from teaching, she has Choreographed many shows with Off Broadway Children’s Theatre and Elm Street. Kristina had the time of her life teaching Elm Street’s Summer Camps this past summer and she’s very excited to be teaching this spring!