Meet the Board

Kisstrin CozierKisstrin Cozier

Kisstrin is the Incorporator and Founder of Shining Star Productions Incorporated (SSPI).  She is currently serving as the organization’s  Executive Director. A Northern California native, she has an AA degree with an emphasis in Theater & Voice from Santa Rosa Junior College. While at SRJC Kisstrin was very active in their choral and theatre programs. She also stage managed for Masque Unit Children’s Theatre of Marin.  After SRJC she moved to LA.

Some of Kisstrin’s film, television and theater credits include CBS/Bell-Phillip TV Productions’ “The Bold and the Beautiful”, Lifetime Television’s “Moms of a Lifetime”, ABC/Triage Entertainment’s “Disney’s 101 Dalmatians, A Canine Tale”, as well as industrials for B of A, Pac Bell and Xerox and she was a prop master at the American Conservatory of Performing Arts in Pasadena, CA.

Upon returning to Marin County, she began her family, produced school talent shows, wrote and produced original children’s skits/plays, developed performing arts children’s summer camps and formed SSPI. She is a member of Novato Community Television (NCTV), serves on many community committees and is an animal lover. It is her vision to bring highly entertaining, original, low cost, therapeutic and  empowering theatrical productions to youth (and adults) of her community. Kisstrin is a resident of Marin County, CA.


Brooke GlineurBrooke Glineur

Brooke serves as SSPI’s Executive Secretary. Brooke is a Marin County native, having grown up in Mill Valley and Novato where she often enjoyed exploring the beauty and nature around her. As an adult, she went to College of Marin, San Francisco City College, and San Francisco State where she studied Hotel and Restaurant Management. After working over ten years as a chef in the restaurant industry, she changed career paths and started her own jewelry design business which she runs with her husband, Patrick. Brooke has two children who attend elementary school here in Novato. Brooke enjoys listening to live music, doing creative and artistic projects, and taking hikes.






Carla FarberCarla Farber

Carla has been a resident and business owner in Novato for 20 years. She co-produced the San Ramon talent shows from 2009-2014, and she enjoys volunteering to help at charity events and shows. Carla is especially interested in the technical side of productions.

Carla is currently serving as SSPI’s Treasurer and is one of the original, founding board members of the organization. She studied Music Education, Business and Communications at the University of Nevada Las Vegas (her hometown). Carla has three wonderful children and a great big dog!