Tim Jebsen has been the Executive Director of Midland (TX) Community Theatre since 1997. Midland Community Theatre produces fourteen shows per season in three performance spaces, including musicals, dramas, comedies, mysteries, melodramas and children’s theatre. During his time at MCT, Tim has helped the organization increase the size of their operating budget, purchase a 1929 downtown historic theatre and raise $3.6 million for renovations to the Cole Theatre in order to host the 2006 AACT International Theatre festival. Recent directing credits include Mary Poppins, Shrek the Musical, Hairspray, White Christmas, Les Misérables, The Producers, Proof, Ragtime, Art, and Evita. Tim adjudicated the 2013 National AACTFest in Carmel, Indiana, as well as state festivals in Mississippi, Indiana and New Mexico and AACT Region I (2009) and Region X (2010). Prior to working in Midland, Tim led the Salina (KS) Community Theatre, the Mansfield (OH) Playhouse and the Weathervane Playhouse (OH). Tim has served on the Board of Texas Nonprofit Theatres (TNT) and the Midland-Odessa Area AIDS Support group, and currently serves as Treasurer of AACT. In his spare time, Tim enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf, and managing his fantasy baseball and football teams (The Standing Os).