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Board of Directors

The Board of Directors for Encore Theatre Company, Etc serve two year terms with half of the board alternating years.

Doug Clemens
President, Web Designer
Doug has grown up loving music and performing in voice or piano since a very young age.  He was involved in many small skits for variety shows at NNU where he twice portrayed Michael Jackson.  Many around campus knew him as "Michael".  He has only recently been drawn into the world of drama and has been performing in the Treasure Valley for five years.  He has performed in the last five Living Christmas Tree productions.  His favorite production was the musical, Cotton Patch Gospel, where he played various roles including Joe.  He has also performed in Shakespeare's Hamlet and Macbeth.  He enjoys making different noises when he's bored, including cat noises.  It's how he met his wife.

Aidan Riordan-Buell
Board Member
Aidan began dancing at the age of 3 and taught dance for 10 years.  She has a BA in Theatre Arts with Dance and Performance options and English Literature from BSU.  She then completed an MA in English Literature from BSU and is an adjunct professor.  Aidan also serves on the board for Boise Music Week and oversees the night of International Dance.  Her first show with Encore was The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe.  She performed in a total of 3 shows so far and has been the choreographer for 2.

Eric Maine
Board Member/ Music Director
Eric started singing solos in church at age 4.  He moved to Salem, OR, in 1983 and got heavily into choir at South Salem High School.  Started at Northwest Nazarene College in Fall of 1985 as a Music Education major with a vocal emphasis.  He played the role Freddy Eynsford Hill in "My Fair Lady", a Northwesterners production, in the spring of 1990.  He graduated in 1990 and moved to Bakersfield, CA, where he began his music education career.  He has since taught vocal music at Elementary, Jr. High, and High School levels.  He has directed several children's musicals at all levels, including "Cinderella", "Pirates of Penzance", "Peter Pan", "My Fair Lady", and "Grease".  He currently teaches vocal music at West Middle School.

Lisa Mathot
Treasurer / Show Director

Allison Terenzio-Ruiz
Board Member
Education Director at Treasure Valley Children's Theater and Owner at Allison's Storybook Tea Parties

Alan C. Jones
Board Member
Actor, VO Artist, AAFV, Nampa Rotary, CoChair NampaTourism Council.

Jonathan Perry
Founder/Artistic Director
Jonathan has been performing and directing for over 35 years. He has served on the boards of community theaters in Missouri, Washington and Idaho. He is a founding member of Encore Theatre Company and on the board of the Idaho Association of Community Theater. He has a BS in Theater Education from Missouri State University and a Master of Public Administration from The Evergreen State College.