• Sun. Feb 5th, 2023


Theater in the Pines

Board of Directors

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The Board of Directors meets monthly during the summer and a minimum of three times during the off-season.

Executive Committee

Dan Slocum – President

Dan is a graduate of Saint Mary’s College, Moraga, CA. He is retired from a thirty-seven year career in the semiconductor industry. In the 2013 and 2014 seasons, he served a 2 year term on Pinewood Players Board of Directors. During his term on the board he was responsible for marketing and publicity. He also served as Treasurer for the 2014 season.  Since then Dan has served on the Pinewood Players board since 2016 as Vice President in 2016 and President from 2017-2022.


Cathie Rasmussen – Vice President

Cathie indicated her desire to serve on the board of directors of Pinewood Players to ensure this valuable community resource remains and integral part of Munds Park.  She believes that Pinewood Players offers our community unique and expansive opportunities for everyone in Munds Park to participate and enjoy theatrical productions. She has participated in many factions of Pinewood Player’s productions from set construction, painting, backstage management, and has participated onstage in productions of cabaret nights, mystery theaters as well as main stage plays.


Diann Ereth – Treasurer

Dian received her Computer Science degree and taught computer courses for 6 years. She has also worked for Arizona Public Service in Accounts Receivable and in the Rate department. Currently, Diann resides in Redlands, CA in the winter months where she owns and operates a property management company and also has part ownership and is CFO of Water Infrastructure and Management Solution, LLC. In her spare time she volunteers for the Redlands, CA Police Department Citizen Volunteer Program where she is a Field Training Officer. She has volunteered there for the past 10 years and earned the honor of City of Redlands Volunteer of the Year in 2012.


Nancy Cummings – Secretary

Nancy Cummings knew from the time she was a little girl playing school that she wanted to be an educator. After receiving her Bachelor and Master Degrees, she worked for 42 years in various capacities as a general education teacher, special needs teacher, university instructor, teacher coach and trainer. She was chosen by The Johns Hopkins University Educational Research Center to work with the Success for All Reading Program where she designed and presented teacher training modules all across the United States and in Montreal, Canada. While at Johns Hopkins she also did consulting with Scholastic Publishing Company to critique and improve reading textbooks and materials prior to their release. Nancy is now enjoying retirement, spending summers in Munds Park, AZ.


Board of Directors Member Listing

Dan Slocum – President, Co-Chair, Marketing and Publicity

Cathie Rasmussen – Vice President and PWP-PCC Joint Committee Member

Diann Ereth – Treasurer

Nancy Cummings – Secretary and Drama Camp Administrator

Betsy Froderman – Historian and Play Selection Chair

Carlos Navarrete – Playhouse Construction, Maintenance Chair and Long-Range Planning Co-chair

Marge Welch – Social Chair

Terri Peach – Scholarship Chair and Long-Range Planning Co-Chair

Jim Junker – Ticketing Chair and PWP-PCC Joint Committee Member

Cindy Smith – Scholarship and Marketing/Publicity/Communications Co-Chair

Burl Seaton – Social Committee


Non-Board Committee Chairs

Drama Camp Assistant Administrator – Lu Cross

Membership – Anne Hess

Technical Theater Manager – Burton Cagen

Set Building – John Dyke

Sunshine – Donna Slocum

Ushers – Jane Conti

Web Site Content Manager – Phil Howard

Web Site Consultant – Ed Werzyn