Administration and Staff

Jenica Anderson
Production Associate: Head of Sound/Video

Jenica Anderson is the production head of sound and video in the School of Theater. She graduated with an MFA in Percussion Performance from CalArts, where she found and developed her interest in audio engineering. Jenica worked as the primary sound engineer at REDCAT for many years, and has... Continue reading »

Westley Garcia-Encines
Director of Operations

Westley Garcia serves as the Director of Operations for the CalArts School of Theater. In his role, he is responsible for managing all aspects of day-to-day operations and the administrative team in the School of Theater. Over the past 10 years, Westley has developed extensive experience in... Continue reading »

Mirjana Jokovic
Director of Performance; Head of MFA Acting

Mirjana Jokovic was born in Serbia, formerly a part of Yugoslavia. Mirjana started to work professionally as an actor in the movies and at the National Theater in Belgrade, Yugoslavia. Soon, she was appearing in numerous television projects and as a lead at the National Theater. Three years... Continue reading »

Andrea LeBlanc
Associate Dean
Co-Head of BFA Acting

Born in the heart of Cajun country in Lafayette, Louisiana, Andrea LeBlanc is an actor, teacher, and writer who is committed to all aspects of performance and thrives in pioneering new performance and theatre aesthetics; her experience spans Feature Films, Independent Films, traditionally- based... Continue reading »

Damian D. Lewis
Co-Head of BFA Acting
Voice and Speech Faculty
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Damian Darnell Lewis is a graduate of The Juilliard School, and has been a working actor, director, and coach for over 33 years. He serves as the Associate Artistic-Director of Shakespeare Remixed, a TheatreWorkers Project production. Together, they have produced works for the Shakespeare Center... Continue reading »

* Faculty Emeritus
Part-time Faculty