The volunteer Board of Directors of Grande Prairie Live Theatre is dedicated to providing the best possible theatre, film, and concert experience for our patrons, our volunteers, our funders and our sponsors. Thanks to the input from many, we are leading GPLT through a time of positive transformation and growth. Thank you to our volunteers and staff who spend thousands of hours each year to make it all happen – as if by Magic!
Our 60th season is designed to make you laugh, to make you think, and to make your life richer through the experience of live theatre, concerts, festivals. We hope you enjoy your GPLT experience! Come back and bring your friends. Remember – At GPLT, we like it LIVE!
Here they are!! The 2022-2023 GPLT Board of Directors! Congratulations to President Tenille Millsap-Harper, President Elect Rick Svendsen, Vice President Cheryl Budjak, Treasurer Rina Sibbeston, Secretary Yax Posas, Members at Large – Jennifer Robertson, Misha Albert, Cyril Cook, John Moutray. Youth Member – Chelsea.
Descriptions of the Board Member Duties:
Every Board Member is expected to attend 11 Board meetings, sit on at least one working committee and participate in Board initiatives. Preparing for meetings by reading documents sent out in advance of each meeting. Contributing new ideas to move GPLT forward.
All those elected to the board will be asked to attend a board orientation and introduction get together within two weeks after the AGM
Vice President: A 3 year commitment. The new Vice President automatically becomes the President Elect and President in the following years.
Treasurer: A 2 year commitment. Focus on GPLT finances and financial systems/records. Focus on contributing to Board initiatives and providing new ideas.
Member at Large: A 2 year commitment. Required to sit on at least one working committee. Focus on contributing to Board initiatives and providing new ideas.
Youth Board Member: Must be 16-20. A 1 year commitment. Required to sit on at least one working committee. Focus on contributing to Board initiatives and providing new ideas.
GPLT members can register in advance by contacting the GPLT Box office to attend the GPLT AGM virtually through a Zoom link. GPLT members with the approved Zoom link will be able to vote anonymously. Guests or interested members of the public who are not members are still welcome to attend in person but will not be able to get the Zoom link.
The GPLT Working Committees are:
Marketing and Media
Next Season Play Selection
Current Season Support
Governance and Policy