Our Leaders

Bill Carroll - CEO / Founder

Troy McDaniel - CMO

Benjamin Monroe - Creative Director

Michael Smart - Curriculum Director

Ronald Haynes - IT Director

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Our CEO & Founder - Bill Carroll

Founder of the Bill Carroll Foundation & the Institute for the Performing Arts, Bill has more than 30 years of progressively responsible experience in marketing, education, entertainment and stage production with Nickelodeon Live, Disney, Sesame Street Live, Cedar Fair Entertainment, Six Flags, Dinotyme Productions and more. His vast knowledge with the Education, Broadcast, Film & Theatre Industries has given the creation of this Foundation with its' Institute valuable resources and extensive insight and expertise. With many Broadcasting, Entertainment, Humanitarian and Charity Awards for his work to include the national Crystal Award for his audio production & creativity, Bill is a member of the National Association for Music Education, Network For Good, Fredericksburg Festival for the Performing Arts, Discovery Kids, a certified Audiovisual Engineer, a certified Broadcasting Educator from the Broadcaster's Mentoring Group and the Virginia Association of Broadcasters and finally a Board Member of Safe Harbor, A Child Advocacy Center. 

Bill has spent most of his adult life being a Producer, Entertainer, Educator, FX Artist & Audiovisual Engineer that served not only the corporate world but also in a variety of industries and people including Broadway Theater, Veterans of all ages, people with Special Needs as a certified Counselor, national entertainment companies, the United Nation's Audiovisual Dept., radio and television companies and also the military and defense sectors. His technical experience and endless volunteering adds so much to the wide scope of this Foundation along with his knowledge that has taught him an incredible understanding of the Educational & Entertainment Industries of today.