According to the Theaterfest, Coe brings to the position a background in journalism, and experience as the Chief Marketing Officer at CoastHills Credit Union for 15 years where he also led its foundation in fundraising efforts to support community nonprofits and schools. He has served on the board of directors of the Santa Barbara County Foodbank, Lompoc Hospital Foundation, Lompoc Mission Golf Club, and the Marian Foundation.
Norbom, who served as the executive director of the Solvang Theaterfest since 2017, was responsible for helping the nonprofit meet its strategic goals, while expanding relationships in the community.
"Mary Ann’s skills, experience, and dedication have moved the Solvang Festival Theater forward as the community’s premier entertainment venue," the Theaterfest said in a statement.
Norbom will remain in the community as a Solvang Festival Theater supporter.
On Wednesday afternoon the Solvang Festival Theater was alive with gaiety, colorful balloons and over 300 reminiscent locals celebrating the t…