She is a Sunday school teacher and also volunteers with several organizations, and various parent association roles at her children’s school. In addition to her second term on the PCT board, she has previous board experience with the Alliance Francaise of Dallas. Elly has a 11 year old daughter and 16 year old son.
Previously, he owned and operated this same company he now works for as he and his prior partner sold their company (Stark Technical Group) in 2009. He is a deacon at church, and has volunteered with several organizations, including Boy Scouts (Trained Leader), WatchDogs (PISD), as well as Youth Athletics coaching. He has served on other local and regional boards and committees, his experience with the NACCB (now TechServe), Homeowners Associations, Booster Clubs, and the MTBC will add to his service as a new board member for PCT.
Andrew is a former Board Member and multi-year volunteer for Junior Achievement of Eastern North Carolina. Andrew lives in Plano with his wife Melanie, herself a PCT volunteer, and actress-daughters Lynley and Emery. Andrew’s entire family considers PCT their second home.
His daughter Amanda Childs has been a fixture at PCT for the past 6 years and his wife Liliana has been active in many capacities for the shows. “The great thing about PCT is the family atmosphere it promotes and the excellent group of kids that basically live at the theater. The parents have become good friends of mine and I look forward to helping PCT grow and move to the next level in Plano and beyond.”
She became involved at MYT when, after her daughter Sophie’s first show, Sophie said, “When I’m at theatre, I feel like I am home.” Trysh truly loves MYT, and the difference it makes in the lives of so many children and families. She loves that her whole family can be a part of theatre productions through volunteering. The MYT family is a HUGE part of heart heart and she is honored to serve.