Deborah Borda, Linda and Mitch Hart President and CEO

Gary Ginstling, Executive Director

Isaac Thompson, Managing Director

Adam Z. Gerdts, Senior Vice President, Philanthropy

Justin Brown, Vice President, Production & Venues

Patrick Castillo, Vice President, Artistic Planning

Adam Crane, Vice President, External Affairs

Gary A. Padmore, Vice President, Education and Community Engagement, The Sue B. Mercy Chair

DeAnne Eisch, Orchestra Personnel Manager

Lisa Grow, Vice President, Marketing & Customer Experience

Ugochi Onyeukwu, Director, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Kathie Parsons, Vice President, Finance

Nathan Urbach, Vice President, Principal and Campaign Giving

Artistic Planning

Elizabeth Helgeson, Director, Artistic Planning and Administration
Henry Bowen, Artistic Planning & Administration Manager
Galiya Valerio, Assistant to the Music Director
Emilia Albarano, Artistic Planning Assistant and Artist Liaison


Gabryel Smith, Director, Archives and Exhibits
Bill Levay, Digital Archivist
Meredith Self, Assistant Archivist / Asset Coordinator


Devin Gross Perez, Senior Director, Development
Miriam Baron, Administrative Assistant

Breanna Foister, Director, Special Events
Hillary Beson, Associate Director of Special Events
Yejin Kim, Special Events Associate
Luke Gay, Director of Development
Marion Cotrone, Director, Special Gifts
Brian Goetzinger, Associate Director, Individual Giving
Derek K. Lance, Associate Director, Major Gifts and Planned Giving
Laura Yoo, Major Gifts and Planned Giving Officer
Jessica Yang, Patron Program Manager
Rachel Canter, Friends Program Manager
Madison Lawry, Manager, Donor Services
Rose Rutkovsky, Development Officer
Ashley Tern, Development Associate
Austin Rannestad, Development Associate
Research and Development Operations
Lisa Caputo, Director, Research and Development Operations
Joe Hsu, Associate Director, Development Operations
Kara Hogan, Manager, Donor Data
Molly Breitbart, Prospect Research Manager
Molly Blumenfeld, Development Associate

Maricha Miles, Director, Institutional and Corporate Giving
Janet Oh, Institutional Giving Officer
Kamaria Buchanan, Institutional Giving Associate
Jamila Woolford Panovski, Manager, Corporate Sponsorships

Executive Office

Susan O’Dell, Assistant to President and CEO
Stephanie McGurren, Assistant to Executive Director

External Affairs

Lanore Carr, External Affairs & Public Relations Coordinator

Public Relations
Dinah Lu, Director, Public Relations
Caroline Heaney, Publicist
Julianna Ham, Communications Assistant
Monica Parks, Director, Publications
Edward Lovett, Publications Editor
John Hollahan, Content Editor


Amy Leffert, Director, Education Productions
Jeannie Oliver-Cretara, Manager, Teaching and Learning
Jon Deak, Director, Very Young Composers Program
Jessica Mays, Manager, Very Young Composers Program
Annette Shantur, Education Program Coordinator


Marci Kaufman Meyers, Director, Brand Marketing
Karen Romero, Manager, Marketing Campaigns & Promotions
Hannah Lee, Marketing Assistant
Andrew White, Lead Designer
Justin Rose, Junior Designer

Kari Shaffer, Director, Growth Marketing
Meghna Advani, Marketing Data Analyst
Caroline Saul, Direct Marketing Manager
Jack Slavin, Email Marketing Manager
Customer Relations
Patrick Deeney, Director of Customer Relations
Ashley Lara, Manager, Customer Experience
Rayna Bourke, Group Sales Manager
Katherine Charleton, Customer Relations Manager
Thomas Decker, Ticketing System Manager
Lily Deeg, Administrative Assistant, Customer Relations
Emily Phillips, Customer Relations Supervisor
Andrew Hazer, Customer Relations Supervisor
Jennifer Byers, Customer Relations Representative
Sam Greenfield, Customer Relations Representative
Melody Hett, Customer Relations Representative
Mahalia Jackson, Customer Relations Representative
William Shore, Customer Relations Representative
Digital Platforms and Strategies
Robert Lanham, Director, Digital Platforms and Experience
Omar Dairanieh, Associate Director, Digital Operations
Ian Good, Assistant, Digital Platforms
Lucinda Ellman, Coordinator, Digital Media


Ashley Peña, Director, Finance
Mallory Triest, Payroll and Payables Manager
Tyler Cleveland, Senior Staff Accountant
Miriam Kimyagarova, Assistant Controller
Marilyn Nichols, Finance and Administration Assistant

Human Resources

Kristen McKniff, Associate Director of Human Resources
Maria Rossi, Human Resources Assistant

Information Technology

Matthew Milton, IT Support Specialist
Julio Munoz, IT Support Specialist
Jena Tunnell, IT Project Manager

Orchestra Personnel

Katharine Dryden, Orchestra Personnel Administrator

Production & Venues

Joseph Faretta, Stage Representative
Phil Gutierrez, Production Manager
Patrick O’Reilly, Assistant Production Manager
Brendan Timins, Director, Touring and Operations
Annie Woller, Assistant Operations Manager
Jesse Martinez, Office Assistant
Lawrence Rock, Audio Director
Mark Travis, Director, Media Production
Brigid McCormick, Video Producer, Digital