Leadership and Empathy

Because listening is the key to understanding, understanding leads to empathy, and empathy makes me a better leader. In 2010 I ran for president of Actors’ Equity.  The union was coming out of a difficult time. Our Executive Director left the Association in November...

Tax Seminar with Equity Treasurer Sandra Karas

This winter, Equity’s Secretary-Treasurer, Sandra Karas, gave a series of wonderful seminars on performing artist taxes. Sandra has been a tax preparer specializing in performers’ taxes for decades, AND she is an attorney. She leads the VITA (Volunteer...