Steve Dice, the Sandusky State Theatre Board President, today announced the hiring of Davld L. Taylor, of Dallas, Texas as the new Executive Director. Taylor assumed his duties June 17th.
Taylor was formerly the General Manager of the Majestic Theatre in Dallas and was the Director of the McKinney (Texas) Performing Arts Center prior to his current assignment. "David has the right combination of experience and enthusiasm our Board was seeking," explained Dice. "We had many well-qualified applicants for the position and after two interviews with our Search Committee, Board and community members, Mr. Taylor rose to the top."
Taylor has experience in all aspects of theatre management. An Illinois native, Mr. Taylor has a B.A. from the University of Illinois-Springfield and is a member of several arts organizations. "Returning to the Midwest has been in my long-range plans and joining an organization like the State Theatre will fulfill many of my personal goals," said Taylor. "The Sandusky area has a jewel with the theatre downtown, on the Bay and I plan to continue building upon the great foundation that is already in place."