Ferst Center for the Arts
349 Ferst Drive
Atlanta, GA 30332-0468
The Box Office is open in the GT Student Center during the day. The Box Office staff moves operation to the Ferst Center prior to performances. 404-894-9600.
The street address for non-Postal Service deliveries and administrative office appointments is 353 Ferst Drive, Atlanta, GA 30332-0468.
Dedra Gillett - Interim Director/Business Manager
Dedra Gillett joins the staff at the Ferst Center with 10 years of experience in accounting and business administration, most recently at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. Prior to that she worked in the field of commercial real estate. She is a graduate of East Carolina University.
Paul Cottongim - Interim Operations Manager/Technical Director
Paul Cottongim has worked as Technical Director at the Ferst Center since 2007 and has served as Interim Operations Manager. He has over 32 years of experience in technical theatre production, including working at most of the theatres in the Atlanta area.
Chris Dreger - Client and Patron Services Manager
Chris Dreger has worked for the Ferst Center for 19 years, serving as Drama Camp Coordinator, Box Office Manager and now as Client and Patron Services Manager overseeing event management and the Box Office. She has served as President of GAPTA (Georgia Professional Ticketing Association), as Secretary and Treasurer of GAPTA, and is a member of the International Ticketing Association, INTIX.
Jenna Farmer- Marketing Specialist (Marketing, Drama Camp, Galleries)
Jenna Farmer has over seven years experience working in the program areas of visual arts, performing arts and media arts for South Arts, a regional arts service organization. While at South Arts her experience included coordinating the annual Performing Arts Exchange Conference, managing marketing and public relations, and grant management. She is a graduate of Brenau University with a BFA in Arts Management with a concentration in dance and is currently pursuing a MA in Communications from Georgia State University.
Stephanie Lee - Marketing And Public Relations Director
Stephanie Lee has over 25 years of arts management, marketing and PR experience. She has served as the Ferst Center's Marketing Director since 2002 and has served as Interim Director. Previously she worked at the Alliance Theatre Company as Director of Communications for five years and as Director of Youth Programs for 8 years. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Georgia.