Angelica South

Advisory Board Member

Angelica South is our Artistic Director and advisory board member.  She was the artistic director and choreographer for United Talent’s student productions of Clara’s Dream (2014, 2015), The Little Match Girl (2016), Stars & Stripes (2017), Snow White (2017), The Little Prince (2018), Peter Pan (2018), Rapunzel (2019), and is currently in production with Hugo coming in October 2019.  She is in her sixth season teaching at United Talent as a Senior Dance Instructor.  With an extensive background in ballet, Angelica comes from Traverse City, Michigan and is excited to be a part of the United Fine Arts Academy!  Click Here for a full biography on Angelica South. 

Brian P. Harris

Board Member

Brian comes from Louisville, Kentucky where he grew up participating in dance, gymnastics, art, music, and theater. Gaining a deep appreciation for the fine arts and a passion for youth development, Brian established United Talent in 1998 while attending Georgetown College and continues to run and oversee it's operation today. Brian looks forward to pursuing opportunities for the youth in our community to become more involved in fine arts programs. Through the United Fine Arts Academy non-profit, he and his wife Kara are also very passionate about raising funding and bringing awareness for the SUDC Foundation in honor of their daughter Kaden Layne. Please see Kaden's Cause for more information!

Lisa Bramlage

Board Member

Lisa holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration and Marketing from Wright State University in Dayton Ohio. Past roles have included Director of Advancement at Cardome, Homeschool teacher, Sales and Marketing director for Simplex.  She has more than 10 years of successful experience in sales, marketing, communications and fundraising. 

Mother of Morgan, Daughter of God!

Dr Chelsea Jackson

Board Member

Dr. Chelsea Jackson grew up in Michigan where she began ballet classes at a young age. Performing, competing and teaching for 19 years provided her with numerous opportunities for growth in confidence, relationships, and community. She graduated from Grand Valley State University with a degree in Biomedical Science and completed her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Life University in Marietta, Georgia. Dr. Jackson practices in Georgetown with her husband and is excited to continue supporting children and the arts. She serves in the Georgetown Chamber Membership committee, Kid’s Club, and is Chair of the Women in Business committee.

Devon Golden

Board Member

Devon Golden is a proud Georgetown/Scott County resident. She serves as City Attorney for the City of Georgetown, where she has been employed since April, 2017. Devon is a 2016 graduate of Northern Kentucky University's Chase College of Law and a 2013 graduate of Georgetown College, with a double major in Political Science and Business Management. While attending Georgetown College, she was captain of the women's basketball team and participated in a number of other campus and community initiatives. Devon is an active board member with the AMEN House and Scott County Habitat for Humanity and looks forward to the opportunity to serve another growing local non-profit that greatly benefits Georgetown/Scott County and beyond. 

Daniel Harrison

Board Member

Daniel Harrison is from Scott County, KY where he still resides with his two children and wife, Michiko. He is a graduate of Scott County High School, Georgetown College, and received his Masters of Arts from The University of KY. He fell in love with craft beer during a three year stint teaching English in Japan. Daniel currently is Brand Manager for the brewery and is a founding board member and current Vice President of the Kentucky Guild of Brewers.

Davonna Saier

Board Member

Davonna is the Executive Director of Ashton Grove Senior Living. She is very happy to be working in Georgetown because she earned her BA in Communications from Georgetown College and is a proud G-town Tiger. She received a Master’s in Healthcare Administration from the University of Kentucky’s College of Public Health. She serves on the Board of Directors for Women Leading Kentucky, the Lexington Forum and is a graduate and steering committee member of Leadership Lexington. 

With a strong passion for our seniors, Davonna considers it an honor to help lead Georgetown’s newest senior living community. Born the daughter of a vocal music teacher, she has great love for performing arts. She went to Georgetown College with a choir scholarship and still sings at weddings and other events.

Davonna enjoys public speaking, jazzercising, hot yoga, and reading. She loves living in Central Kentucky with her husband David, and two cats.

Gina Preston

Board Secretary

Gina is originally from Fremont, Ohio and holds a Bachelors of Science in Human Ecology from The Ohio State University. She has been with United Talent for 6 years and employed since 2018. Previous experience includes Office Administration/Safety Coordinator with Betco Corporation in Toledo, Ohio and Substitute Teacher with Scott County Schools in Georgetown, Kentucky. She has two daughters that dance at United Talent, on the Scott County High School dance teams and with United Fine Arts Academy.

Michael C. Trimboli, Esq.

Legal and Operations Advisor Board of Directors.

Trustee, Robert J. Stransky Foundation.

Amanda Cunagin

Parent Liaison

Amanda is one of our parent liaisons for United Fine Arts Academy. She is the proud parent of Chloe, who dances for the UFAA and United Talent PAC.  Amanda and her husband, David enjoy helping behind the scenes of UFAA and PAC, building props and making headpieces and costumes.  Amanda says, "I am always available to answer any questions you may have."

Jeff Doninger

Parent Liaison

Jeff is the proud father of Bristol and Rett and has been involved with UFAA for 3 years.  He has been a prop dad for each production beginning with Peter Pan.  Jeff says " I thoroughly enjoy being back stage with the dancers and am happy to help any way I can." And he's right, you can find Jeff backstage helping with almost every single show of every production and the dancers love to see him back there too because they know that things will be taken care of if Jeff is around.

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