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Erin Washington
Committee Chair

The Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee serves to bring awareness to our voice community to help, support and encourage practices that reflect equity, diversity and inclusion.

VASTA serves a diverse constituency of theater professionals, academics, and voice professionals. As national demographics reflect the rich cultural, ethnic, and racial diversity of our planet, VASTA recognizes that it begins its 21st year as an organization predominantly comprised of Caucasian members with educational and artistic methods derived primarily from Eurocentric, specifically Anglo-American, forms, traditions, and texts.

Committee Members:

Cynthia Santos-DeCure
Joy Lanceta Coronel
Micha Espinosa
Amy Mihyang Ginther
Elisa Gonzalez
Sammi Grant
Michelle Lopez-Rios
Olisa Enrico-Johnson
Donzell Lewis
Kristen Loree
Robin Miles
Marie Ramirez-Downing
Judy Shahn
Scott Stackhouse
Elizabeth Terrel
Hetal Varia
Alison Vasquez

Board Liaison: 
Cynthia Santos-DeCure
Anti-Racist Practices: A Global Conversation

Following the success of the recent North American focused Anti-Oppression Panel, this panel event will continue the conversation with speakers from Australia, New Zealand and the UK.

Anti-Racist Practices: A Global Conversation Panel Series #3

Pamela Jikiemi – RADA, London
Georgina Naidu – VCA, Melbourne
Mitch Thomas – Toi Whakaari, Wellington

Hosted by:
Daron Oram – RCSSD, London
Alexandra Whitham – Unitec, Auckland

Saturday, July 10th: 9am London, 6pm Melbourne, 8pm Auckland
(1am PST, 4am EST)

This event will be open to VASTA members.




If you have questions, ideas, or thoughts for the committee, please contact Erin Washington, committee chair.