Matthew VanBesien, President

Susan O'Dell, Assistant to the President

Bill Thomas, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Lisa Mantone, Senior Vice President, Institutional Advancement

Julii Oh, Vice President, Marketing and Customer Experience

Miki Takebe, Vice President, Operations and Touring

Theodore Wiprud, Vice President, Education The Sue B. Mercy Chair

Edward Yim, Vice President, Artistic Planning

Artistic Planning

Pamela Walsh, Artistic Administrator

Stephanie McGurren, Artistic Planning Assistant

Galiya Valerio, Assistant to the Music Director

Global Academy

Michele Balm, Director, Global Academy

Institutional Advancement


Barbara Haws, Archivist / Historian

Kevin Schlottmann, Digital Archives Manager

Gabryel Smith, Assistant Archivist


Katherine E. Johnson, Director, Communications

Lanore Carr, Administrative Assistant

Deirdre Roddin, Communications Associate

Jennifer Luzzo, Communications Assistant


Hanna Gyory, Assistant to the Senior Vice President, Institutional Advancement

Sally Baker, Senior Development and Planned Giving Officer

Jill Batcheller, Associate Director, Friends Program

Amy Grossman Galarza, Coordinator, Friends Program

Lisa Caputo, Associate Director, Prospect Management

Kristen Robinson, Associate Director Patron Program

Genevieve Chapin, Coordinator, Patron Program

Corporate Relations

Mykal Urbina, Manager, Corporate Sponsorships

Individual Giving

Susan Ebersole, Director, Leadership Gifts

Russell Jones, Senior Development Officer

Institutional Giving

Megan R. Whitman, Director, Institutional Giving

Nora Webb, Assistant Director, Institutional Giving


Katherine Delaney, Operations Associate

Jose Guzman, Operations Associate

Kayla Walker, Operations Associate

Special Events and Volunteer Services

Marion Cotrone, Director, Special Events and Volunteer Services

Siobhan Harloff, Associate Director, Special Events and Volunteer Services

Nicole Yuen, Administrative Assistant


Monica Parks, Director of Publications

Elana Estrin, Publications and Content Editor

Edward Lovett, Digital Publications Editor

Rebecca Winzenried, Program and Publications Editor


Amy Leffert, Director, Education Productions

Heather Briere, Manager, School Programs

Debora Kang, Manager, Education Programs

Operations and Finance


Pamela Katz, Director of Finance

Marilyn Nichols, Finance and Administration Assistant

Maryam Kimyagarova, Assistant Controller

Aleftina Malayeva, Senior Accountant

Gordon Samuels, Assistant Accountant

Karen Schlicht, Payroll Manager

Human Resources

Catherine Williams, Director of Human Resources

Information Technology

Terri-Ann Feindt, Director of Information Technology

Elizabeth Lee, Associate Director, Information Technology

Andy Surujnarine, Associate Director, IT Infrastructure

Joseph Papenmeyer, Network Administrator

Yuri Reyes, Support Analyst


Rebecca Brenner, Direct Marketing Manager

Alexander Brown, Marketing Assistant

Charles Buchanan, Manager, Database Marketing & Analysis

Deirdre Cipolla, Associate Director, Marketing Services

Renee Jiang, Digital Marketing Manager

Rachel Rossos Gallant, Director of Relationship Marketing

Sean Cameron, Relationship Marketing Associate

Customer Relations

Britta Hallberg, Director of Customer Relations

Jasmine Bermudez, Customer Relations Representative

Katherine Charleton, Customer Relations Supervisor

Thomas Decker, Ticketing System Manager

Patrick Deeney, Customer Relations Manager

Ashley Lara, Customer Relations Supervisor

Anna Lewein, Customer Relations Representative

John Sherer, Customer Relations Representative

Jonathan Tindall, Customer Relations Representative

Deedee Aguilar, Group Sales Manager 


Vince Ford, Director of Digital Media

Lawrence Rock, Audio Director

Mark Travis, Associate Director, Media Production

Jacob King, Video Producer

Robert Lanham, Associate Director, Digital Platforms

Elizabeth L. Mauban, Digital Content Manager


Mandy Decker, Administrative Assistant

Alex Johnston, Director, Concert Production and Operations

Patrick O'Reilly, Operations Assistant

Brendan Timins, Director, Touring and Operations

Valerie Whitney, Manager, Facilities and Operations

Orchestra Personnel

Carl R. Schiebler, Orchestra Personnel Manager

Valerie Petrov, Assistant Orchestra Personnel Manager

Special Projects

Megan Lemley, Director of Special Projects

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