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Staff

David Edgar Guest

Position: Evening Reception

David Edgar Guest, Evening Reception has a BA in Theatre with Graduate studies in Directing and has directed, acted, designed, worked in backstage and front of house assignments, puppetry and promotional work for numerous...

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Elsa Luft Mierzejewski

Position: Director of Preschool and Kindergarten

Elsa Luft Mierzejewski, Director of Preschool and Kindergarten, is a specialist in Early Childhood Education, B.S. Elementary Education, Kutztown University. She has over 40 years of experience teaching and has been director of our...

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Samantha Clarke

Position: Marketing

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Samantha Clarke, Marketing, is a writer, director, actor, and theatre educator. She attended Philadelphia’s University of the Arts (BFA Acting) graduating first in her class and London’s Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts (MA Text...
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Sara Gibson

Position: Registrar

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Sara Gibson, Registrar, started her career at the Yocum Institute in 2001 as the Marketing Manager which eventually lead to the Assistant Director. She left Pennsylvania for New Orleans in 2004 where she was...
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Barbara Williamson

Position: Business Manager

Barbara Williamson, Business Manager, Since 2011, Barb has been with Yocum Institute as Business Manager. She comes to Yocum with many years of business experience with for profit businesses and now enjoys working in...

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Beverly Houck

Position: Artistic Director

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Beverly Houck, Artistic Director, under Executive Director Susan Rohn, Beverly has helped to launch the Yocum Institute’s Primary Stages Program 12 years ago. She has led Outreach and works closely with the school administrators...
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Susan Rohn

Position: Executive Director

Susan Rohn, Executive Director since 2004. Susan has worked in the Berks County nonprofit world for 25 years and has served on a number of boards in the community. She has a BA from...

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