Maribeth Joy – Executive Director
Maribeth joined CircEsteem in 2004 for its 4th Spring Circus as a stage manager, photographer and costume maker. She toured North and South America doing wardrobe and make up for Blue Man Group and has worked as a costumer and photographer with the Hawaiian Islands Community Circus Unity Project. She has led CircEsteem on tours all over the country and the world from Wisconsin to California to Germany. In 2009 she took 15 kids on a tour of the Midwest. She also represented the U.S. as National Judge for the International Gym Wheel World Championships in Switzerland. She is a Board member and Treasurer of the American Youth Circus Organization and has worn many hats in this circus from volunteer, tutor, mentor, friend, tour manager, stage manager, Managing Director, Program Director, and currently Executive Director.