Staff


Paul J. Willis, Executive Director
Paul J. Willis, executive director, has over 16 years of experience in ...

Karissa Kary, Festival Associate
Karissa Kary has been involved with the Festival  for more than 10 ...

J.R. Ramakrishnan, Director of Literary Programs
J.R. Ramakrishnan crafts the Festival's literary programs. Her journalism has appeared in the ...

Robert Bray, Scholars Conference Chair
Robert Bray is the founding director of the Tennessee Williams Scholars Conference. ...

Ellen Johnson, Festival Publicist
Ellen Johnson, Festival publicist for 19 years, formed One on One Productions, ...