Majestic Team

Brett W. Messenger - Executive Director

Brett is dedicated to fostering great artists and audiences for impactful experiences. He was previously the Curatorial Director of Live Arts at the Morris Museum where he oversaw several world premiere works and launched Jazz on the Back Deck and the Lot of Strings Music Festival which garnered national press attention and was described by The New York Times as “A Live Music Splendor in a Parking Lot”. Brett is a graduate of School of Visual Arts and pursued graduate degrees at San Francisco Art Institute before working at The Santa Fe Opera and Montclair State University’s Peak Performances.

Contact info: (717) 337-8237;

Weston Jackson - Rental Coordinator / Assistant Tech. Director

Weston Jackson is a graduate of Gettysburg College and has lived in South-Central Pennsylvania for the majority of his life. A theater generalist, he has worked in various capacities in technical, artistic, and patron-focused theatrical spheres. Much of his recent previous work has been in the theater-educational realm with both high school and college students in the area.

Contact info: (717) 337-8229;

Kim Laughman - Administrative Coordinator

Kim Laughman brings a wealth of professional theater management experience, having worked for 19 years at RC Movies in Carlisle and Hanover as general manager, assistant manager and projectionist where she was responsible for hiring, training, and scheduling staff, as well as payroll, budgeting and special events.  She has also worked as an office manager for a performing artist where she was responsible for contract negotiations, tour itineraries, travel arrangements, and bookkeeping.

Contact info: (717) 337-8237;

Matthew Moon - Patron Services Director

Matthew is a recent transplant from San Francisco, where he managed art house cinemas for Landmark Theatres and Sundance Cinemas. In addition to facilitating events such as the San Francisco International Film Festival, he was also a Master Technician Installer for IATSE in the SF Bay area, specializing in 35mm and Digital projection.

Contact info: (717) 337-8204;

Jessica Rudy - Marketing Director

Jessica Rudy is a graduate of Gettysburg College and Shippensburg University. Prior to joining the Majestic Theater staff she worked in professional theater administration regionally, and as an award-winning news editor and journalist in Central Pennsylvania for nearly a decade.

Contact info: (717) 337-8235;

Jonathan Stiles - Technical Director

A graduate of Millersville University, Jonathan Stiles has served as Technical Director, Lighting Designer, Master Electrician, and Master Carpenter throughout Central Pennsylvania. In the past he has worked at the Rafters Theater at Millersville University, the Fulton Opera House, the Strand Capitol Performing Arts Center, Totem Pole Playhouse, and Mt. Gretna Playhouse.  Jonathan also serves as an Adjunct Instructor for Gettysburg College’s Theatre department.

Contact info: (717) 337-8238;

Brian Burrier - Accountant

Brian Burrier is a graduate of Central Penn College.  He has worked in the accounting field for twenty-five years and joined Gettysburg College in the Financial Services department in 2015.

Contact info: (717) 337-6217;

View career information visit the Gettysburg College Human Resources Department website.