We would not have reached our 40th anniversary without the passion, dedication and support of our remarkable Staff and Board members.
— Bonnie Morris

Illusion Staff

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Bonnie Morris
Producing Director

Michael Robins
Executive Producing Director

Keith Gunderson
Finance Director

Karen Gundlach
Education Director


Sarah Salisbury
Production Manager


Justin Grays
Audience Services Manager

Ellen Fenster
Beth Gilleland
Dean Holzman
Peter Rothstein
Associate Artists

Bob Beverage  
Don Sommers

Development Consultants

Tiffany Robins
Development Associate

Aaron Schoenrock
Technical Director

Kathy Anlauf
Content Specialist

Jayne Robins
Tour Coordinator

Anne Ulseth
Public Relations

Illusion Board 

Therese Pautz
Founder & President: NeuVest

Susan Thurston-Hamerski
Senior Editor and Writer, University of Minnesota (CFANS)

Stan Alleyne
Senior Consultant, Tunheim

Anthony Bohaty
SVP, Private Banking: Associated Bank N.A.

Emily Bridges
East Side Arts Council

Willie Bridges
Sr. Planning Analyst, Juvenile Division: Hennepin County Attorney’s Office

Barbara Brin
Realtor, Coldwell Banker Burnet

Amy Brenengen
Office of Minority and Women Inclusion, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Mandi Crane 
Legal Counsel, Legal Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community

Patrick Dunleavy
CFO, LifeTech Services

Keith Halperin
Senior Partner, Korn Ferry International

Tim Johnson
Tax, Best Buy

Lori Liss
Account Director, Baker Branding and Design

Christopher Madel
Partner, Robins Kaplan LLP

Vivian Martin
Adjunct Professor, University of Minnesota

Bonnie Morris
Producing Director, Illusion Theater

Katie Otto
Director of Human Resources, Minnesota Orchestra

Emily Palmer
Principal, Sanford Middle School, Minneapolis Public Schools

Jeffrey Rabkin
President & Creative Director, Wowza

Michael Robins
Executive Producing Director, Illusion Theater

Rebecca F. Schiller
Attorney at Law, Schiller and Adam, P.A.

Susan Shapiro
Branding Consultant, Rhino Research Inc.

Tracy M. Smith
Senior Director & Tax Counsel, Best Buy

David Stamps
Consultant to Non-Profits, Detente

Erica V. Stein
Senior Manager, KPMG LLP

Robin Stein
Strategic Sourcing, Caribou Coffee