Sidney joined IDA in January of 2023. Sidney received his B.F.A in Theatre, Communication and Media Arts and B.A. in musical theatre from Georgia Southwestern State University. He attended Louisiana Tech University for his M.A., where he studied communications and public relations. In his 10-plus years of association marketing experience, he led the marketing for events for various associations, directed the Small Colleges Public Information Campaign, and led the initiative for the National College Fair Program. In his spare time, Sidney is a company member of a regional theatre located in Maryland and plays saxophone for a local orchestra.