The Board of Directors
Mack Headrick is very happy to be a member of the Sideways family. He works as the Technical Director for all of 7 Stages’ productions as well as managing the two-theatre facility. He provides technical and stage management expertise for a variety of productions and presentations both at the theatre and across the country. He also manages the finances and business operations for 7 Stages and in his spare time thoroughly enjoys being the illumination practitioner for several dance and theatre companies.
Megan Sheppard graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology with a degree in Management and a specialization in Finance. She has previously worked for an Atlanta area non-profit as the Membership and Finance Coordinator and is currently an analyst in the Unified Communications & Collaboration group in the Networks Practice at Accenture.
Frances Weissert graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. She previously worked for KPMG Peat Marwick in the Tax Department and currently is the Controller for Adjutant Solutions Group, LLC, an engineering and technical consulting firm. Frances recently earned her license to sell real estate in Georgia.
Kevin Ekmark graduated from Georgie College & State University with a degree in Studio Art and a concentration in Digital Media. Professionally, he is partner and founder of En Pointe Designs, and he is the COO and partner of TrustWorkz, Inc.
Diane O’Donnell Peoples is a graduate of the University of Georgia with a Masters Degree in Brand Management and a Bachelor of Business Administration. She has worked in Marketing her entire career, and currently serves as a Senior Account Executive with Norton Agency, a full service advertising agency based in Chicago Illinois. Previously she worked in brand marketing with CIBA VISION, Hanes Activewear and a division of Kraft (formerly Nabisco).
Sara Pierce graduated from Lynchburg College in 2009 with a BA in Communication Studies. While attending Lynchburg, she dedicated much of her spare time to the Theater and Dance companies and served as Vice President of the Alpha Psi Omega Theater Fraternity and President of the Lambda Pi Eta National Communication Association. Sara has previous work experience as a Social Media Account Manager and Project Manager. She is currently a self-proclaimed WAHM (Work At Home Mom), small business owner, and part time Web Operative with TrustWorkz, Inc.
Community Advisory Board