Staff & Interns


David Crews – Assistant Editor of Platform Review; Project Lead for Moving Words Workshop

Courtney Ciandella – Public Relations

Beth Lowell – Design and Marketing

David Olimpio – Website

Yael Ozsinay – Animation Production

Sydney Prusso – Graphic Design

Aaron Sartorio – Stage Manager and Production Assistant

Karen Schneider – Grant Writing and Social Media

Carly Susser – Editor-in-chief of Platform Review; Regular host of The Platform reading series.


Current Interns:

Alexa Young attends Drew University where she studies English and Women’s and Gender Studies. She’s always loved literature and has a passion for supporting art (local or global!). She has helped ABTP with grant-writing and is currently working on a prospectus that will garner more support for our organization!

Melissa Efrus is a student at the County College of Morris and can often be found hosting and reading at The Platform. As an intern, she will be taking part in filming projects and interviews for Arts By The People.

Past Interns:

Brigette Palombo
Juaquadah Cox
Sydney Prusso
Victoria Abut
Corrie Mathias
Brittany Lyons
Alicia Graziano
Kevin Fischer
Aaron Sartorio
Nina Rangel
Melanie Calantropio
Bridget Hovell
Marley Crank
Corrie Mathias
Akilah Richardson
Amy Benedict
Alyssa Reed
Allie Lott
Sylvie Harris
Gabi Bisconti
Lizzy Synalovski
Kim Smith
Kristen Tynan
Emily Curran
Aaron Velasquez
Meghan Tynan
Dana DeBarros