New to Georgia, Madalyn hails most recently from Saint Louis, Missouri. Coming from an Artistic Administration background, she has worked with organizations such as Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, and The Atlanta Opera. Madalyn has programmed concerts, tours, festival seasons, benefits, and all things in between during this tenure. Many of her skills and passions speak directly to Art Farm at Serenbe, drawing upon her love of the performing arts, commitment to environmental awareness, and affinity for the outdoors.
A classically trained opera singer, Madalyn also finds time to sing and participate with many groups, including the choir of St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Atlanta, and The Missouri Choral Artists. She is thrilled to join Art Farm, and looks forward to innovative and exciting performances to come.
Brandon Copeland is a Chattahoochee Hills native but spent a majority of his professional career out of state. He began as a performer working for companies like Disney and Universal Studios, ending up at Norwegian Cruise Lines. While at Norwegian, he produced and managed the cruise line debuts of both the Australian hit musical “Velvet the Show", followed by multiple productions of “Six” before it made its Broadway debut. After that he moved into talent acquisition where he worked as a casting director.
Brandon is ecstatic to be returning home after nearly two decades and looks forward to bringing his experience and expertise to the Art Farm.
Joining in May 2023, Georgia Smith is the newest member of the Art Farm team. She is born and raised in Atlanta and has previously worked at Atlanta nonprofits such as the Atlanta Botanical Garden and Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre Company. She has a background in marketing, content development, and customer service, which enables her to engage with patrons and audiences through various platforms. She is a graduate of Elon University, where she earned a degree in English and studied multimedia communications. As a published fiction and poetry writer, she is especially passionate about the power of creativity and storytelling to impact individuals and communities.