We are Charleston right now

Designed in the tradition of Europe’s great performance halls, in the spirit of America’s most beloved community centers, we are born from the warm hospitality that is Charleston’s alone.

All that we do is inspired by a desire to be more than a place for one thing – let’s be the center for everything. For everyone.

Because that is Charleston now.

Gaillard's Mission Statement

To provide the Lowcountry with a world-class performance hall, elegant venue space, and vibrant educational opportunities inspiring our dynamic community through the power of the performing arts.

To enrich the diverse community of Charleston with artistic and cultural experiences that are accessible and unique, and to serve as an education resource for generations to come.

The Team

The Center brings together the time, work, skills, and resources of diverse teams of dedicated people, including.

To contact us with questions or concerns please call 843-724-5212 or email info@gaillardcenter.org.

Our Ticket Office can be reached by calling 843-242-3099 or emailing ticketing@gaillardcenter.org.

Charleston Gaillard Center

Board Members


Luther Cochrane*


Charles Way*

Vice Chairman

Christopher Fraser*


Helen Hill*



Renee D. Anderson*

Nella Barkley

Stephen A. Bedard *

Dr. P. George Benson

David Ginn

Martha Rivers Ingram

Harry Lesesne

Catherine Marino

The Honorable William Moody, Jr.

Charles Patrick *

Joseph P. Riley, Jr.*

The Honorable John Tecklenburg

The Honorable Keith Waring

Anita Zucker*

* Denotes Executive Commitee Member

Charleston Gaillard Center

Staff Members

Steve Bedard

President & CEO 843-724-5212

Gage Baxter

Membership & Sponsorship Manager 843-579-6452

Kelly Biscopink

Director of Production 843-242-1410

Victoria Blunt

Production Administrative Assistant 843-579-6460

Jennifer Byrd

Accounting Clerk 843-579-6462

Paul Cawood

Director of Ticketing 843-242-3099

Gloria Clarke

Sales Manager 843-242-3094

Eric Corriher

Technical Director 843-242-3098

Sheri E. Coker

Director of Finance and CFO 843-242-1023

Sterling deVries M.Ed.

Director of Education 843-579-6458

Angel Dibble

Accounting Coordinator 843-579-6454

Jesse Jones

Exhibition Hall Manager 843-579-6457

Kiana Kim

Performance Hall Manager 843-242-3092

Nicole Labrecque

Ticketing Operations Manager 843-242-3167

Hunter Laird

Exhibition Hall Technical Supervisor 843-579-6460

Helen Lee

Marketing and Design Coordinator 843-242-3105

Jeremiah Lewis

Director of Operations 843-242-3093

Jason Nichols

Director of Classical Programming 843-242-3096

Katie Ribant

Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator 843-242-3111

Wesley Schneider

Facility Manager 843-579-6461

Stephanie Shipe

Director of Marketing and Public Relations 843-242-1021

Becca Smith

Lead Ticket Agent 843-242-3097

Therese Spaseff

Entertainment Programming Coordinator 843-579-6455

Emily York

Sales Coordinator 843-242-3102

Jobs At The Gaillard Center

The Charleston Gaillard Center is a 501C3 non-profit. Individuals interested in employment should contact the Gaillard at the e-mail provided. Email or US Postal Service inquiries only, please. Please, no phone calls. Thank you for your interest.

City Offices

In addition to being Charleston’s cultural home, The Center is also home to municipal offices where citizens and those doing business with the city will have convenient and ready access. A kiosk-style permit center that includes building and construction, development, business permitting, revenue collections, planning, zoning, and building inspection permits, is located next to the parking garage.

Support Programming

Help school-age children build the skills they need to succeed through arts-centered education. Your generous support goes directly toward the cost of this essential programming.

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