Current Staff Members:

Josh King

Born and raised in Spotsylvania, VA, Josh has grown up in CYT Fredericksburg. Since it started in 2006, Josh has been involved as a student, orchestra member, volunteer, teacher, technical designer, operator, and director. Josh attended Bluefield College and earned his Bachelor of Arts in Music and minored in Theatre. Josh taught bible, worship team, and drama at Fredericksburg Christian School for 5 years. Josh currently lives in Caroline County with his wife Danielle and son Kaden. He is blessed to be working with such an incredible staff, along with the parents, students, and artistic teams that give so much to the organization. Josh is very thankful to be the new Artistic Director for CYT Fredericksburg and excited to see what the Lord has in-store for the organization! God Bless!

Rachel Hunter

Fredericksburg Area Coordinator
Rachel Hunter is a mom of two awesome kids, and feels at home with CYT. Theater has been a part of her life since she was young, and she is so happy to continue in her passion with this amazing organization. Rachel grew up in Maryland and was involved in church, high school, community, and professional theater for many years. She has always worked with children, and taught a middle school drama class at Fredericksburg Christian School for 3 years. She became involved with CYT in the fall of 2013, when her daughter was cast in Annie. The following spring, Rachel began teaching classes for CYT, as well as some of its summer camps. She was also the show chair for the 2014-15 season. She loves being a part of this "second family," especially since the Lord is at its heart.

Karen Lovitt

Costume Rentals and Shop Manager
Karen began working with CYT when her daughter was 16. She figured this was a great supplement to homeschooling, and she was right. 10 shows later she's in college and she is using her business management degree to run our costume rentals business. Karen enjoys working with the kids at CYT and at church teaching first and second graders in Sunday school. Working at CYT she can combine her business skills, love of theatre and meet the nicest people all across the country who rent our costumes for their shows.

Pam King

Director of Bel Canto: Vocal Studio
Pam King has been greatly involved in music since childhood, from playing violin to singing on stage and at church. Pam holds a bachelors degree in Music Education from Tennessee Technological University and a master of Music degree from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. She and her husband Mckenneth toured throughout the country for thirteen years giving concerts in churches, retreats and conference centers. Pam and her husband have been directors of many shows both in the Community Theater as well as church. Pam currently has her own private voice studio where she teaches forty students a week. Since coming off the road Pam and her husband have had a dream of starting a family oriented Christian based arts school and theater company. She is thrilled to have CYT in the Fredericksburg area and looks forward to many more productions. It is so much fun to watch the kids grow in their abilities and their confidence. She feels blessed to have had the opportunity to work with such a great artistic team and awesome group of kids!! Pam served as CYT Fredericksburg's Artistic Director from 2010-2015, and now serves as our Director of Music.

Ashley Culberson

Class Coordinator
A native of Morgantown, WV Ashley began her dance training with Kat and Company Dance Studio and Morgantown Dance Studio. Ashley obtained her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance from Shenandoah University. There she performed in all the major Dance Concerts as well as many informal performances and outreach engagements. She was even cast in the Theatre Division’s production of Kiss Me, Kate her freshman year! During her college years Ashley attended the Houston Metropolitan Dance Company Summer Intensive in Huston, Texas, the Jon Lehrer Summer Dance Intensive in Buffalo, New York, and the Rockette Summer Dance Intensive in New York City. Ashley has danced with Alchemy Dance Project in Morgantown, West Virginia and performed at Busch Gardens Williamsburg in the show Mix It Up. As the assistant choreographer for the Red and Blue Marching Band Majorettes and Mohiganettes in Morgantown, WV Ashley has traveled with the band as they performed in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in 2009 and the Tournament of Roses Parade in 2013. She choreographed her first musical, Curtains, in 2014 for the Morgantown High School Drama Department in WV. Ashley continued choreographing for the Morgantown High School Drama Department in 2015, Grease, and 2016, The Sound of Music.

Ashley currently resides in Fredericksburg where she teaches dance and choreographs for CYT. You may have seen her choreography in CYT Stafford’s, Aladdin Jr., and CYT Fredericksburg’s, HONK. Ashley’s talents don’t lie just with dance; she studied piano for twelve years, clarinet for eight years, and she is a self-published author. Ashley is thrilled to be continuing her love for dance, teaching, and, choreographer while taking on her new role as class coordinator.