Paul T. Couch, who has extensive experience in venue management and once served as general manager of the historic Ryman Auditorium, has been hired by the Heritage Foundation of Williamson County as interim executive director for the Franklin Theatre.
He is replacing current Executive Director Dan Hays, following Hays’ last day on Friday, June 7. The Franklin Theatre is a division of the Heritage Foundation, along with the Downtown Franklin Association.
Paul T. Couch
Couch is a longtime veteran of the theater industry and was executive producer of the Heritage Foundation’s 2017 50th anniversary celebration.
“Paul brings a tremendous amount of experience, energy and a thoughtful, collaborative nature to The Franklin Theatre,” Bari Beasley, CEO of the Heritage Foundation, said. “From national touring