Arts Leadership Award Program

Representing Alameda County Supervisorial District Five —

Ron Lytle of Emeryville, is a Freelance Writer, Composer-Lyricist, and Resident Musical Playwright with East Bay Children’s Theater, the oldest continuously operating theatrical troupe in the Bay Area. The Theater brings free live musical theatre to Title One elementary schools throughout Alameda County and the East Bay, reaching approximately 9,000 elementary school children each year. To date, Ron has debuted twelve original musicals. Ron’s shows promote messages that encourage diverse audiences of children to believe in themselves and explore their own creative abilities.