Meet Our Staff

Jamie M. Enser

Executive Director

Jamie M. Enser is the Executive Director of the University at Buffalo Center for the Arts (CFA), a multidisciplinary arts venue within a premier public research university that has welcomed nearly 4 million people through its doors since 1994. Enser brings unique experiences to the role, with expertise in live events, touring performances, sports, media, and television network production. Prior to this,  Jamie led the transformation of the CFA’s production operation into the UB Production Group (UBPG), a professional resource dedicated to supporting University-wide technical and video production, and serving as a bridge between the academic and professional realms. As the Director of Production Operations at the CFA for more than fifteen years prior, Enser supervised the operation of a diverse variety of over 8,000 performances, events, and productions. This includes national touring music artists and dance companies, festivals and concert series, distinguished speakers and comedians, family and theatrical shows and a full array of university and community events. 

Before UB, Enser worked in television production management at several networks including, Nickelodeon, MTV, CNN and others in Los Angeles, Orlando and Atlanta. She is the recipient of a state Emmy® and multiple national Telly awards.


Dave Jordan

Technical Director

(716) 645-6927

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Katherine Trapanovski

Director of Events

(716) 645-0891

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Sam Brumbaugh

Music Programming

(917) 602-7712

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Gina Cali-Misterkiewicz

Assistant Dean

Marketing and Communications

732 Clemens Hall
(716) 645-0755

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Nancy Schimenti

Administrative Assistant

(716) 645-6932

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Jeremy Kersten

Business Manager

(716) 645-2105

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Ling Lin

Assistant Business Manager

(716) 645-3868

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Mark Perkins

Ticket Operations Manager

(716) 645-6772

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Moriah Bolinsky Hegmann

Senior House Manager

(716) 645-0898

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Sara Wild

House Manager

(716) 645-0897

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Vince Harzewski

Facilities Manager

(716) 645-6934

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Elizabeth Patrick

Production Manager

(716) 645-6918

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Emma Schimminger

Production Manager

(716) 645-0912

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Harry Mandris

Head Electrician

(716) 645-0919

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Patty Rihn

Head Electrician

(716) 645-0892

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John Rickus

Head Carpenter

(716) 645-0916

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Mark Shotwell

Audio Engineer

(716) 645-0920

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Josh Piatov

Audio Visual Technician

(716) 645-0881

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Regina Ticco


(716) 645-0893

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Paul Calandra

Director of Photography

(716) 645-0907

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Sean Krueger

Production Associate

(716) 645-2920

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