Luhrs Center director named
Vickie Hubbard recently was named director of the H. Ric
Luhrs Performing Arts Center at Shippensburg University.
Hubbard joins the Luhrs Center with 25 years of experience
in venue management. Most recently, she served as executive director of the
Modell-Lyric Performing Arts Center in Baltimore. She also has served in
executive management positions at the Entertainment and Sports Division of
Hershey Entertainment and Resorts Company and Pullo Center at Penn State York.
“I have greatly
admired the Luhrs Center for many years and have always wanted to be a part of
the beautiful facility,” Hubbard said.
Familiar with the Pennsylvania State System of Higher
Education, Hubbard received her undergraduate degree from East Stroudsburg
University and her graduate degree from Millersville University. She and her
husband, Ed have three children, one of whom recently graduated from Ship.
The H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center is the premier performance
venue of central Pennsylvania. Opened in 2006, the 1,500 seat state-of-the-art
venue currently attracts pop, rock and country artists, comedians and Broadway
and family performances.