Administration & Board



Alan D. Valentine, President and CEO
Karen Fairbend, Executive Assistant to President and CEO
Steven Brosvik, COO
Marye Walker Lewis, CPA, Chief Financial Officer

Artistic Administration

Jessica Slais, Vice President of Artistic Administration
Ellen Kasperek, Senior Manager of Artistic Administration

Eleanor Roberts, Manager of Artistic Administration
Harrison Bryant, Artistic Coordinator
Jennifer Goldberg, Principal Librarian
Kelsey Lamb, Acting Librarian
Kelly deHaven, Library Assistant
Andrew Risinger, Organ Curator


Jonathan Marx, Vice President of Communications
Dave Felipe, Publicist & Communications Manager
Justin Bradford, Digital Media Manager/Producer
Sean Shields, Art Director
Alina Van Oostrom, Graphic Design Associate

Data Standards

Tony Exler, Director of Data Standards
Sheila Wilson, Senior Database Associate
Susan Wade, Data Standards Assistant


Jonathan Norris, Vice President of Development
Kathy Devine, Senior Director of Corporate Development
Lenai Augustine, Corporate Partnerships Manager
Morgan Owen, Corporate Partnership Assistant
Maribeth Stahl, Senior Director of Development
Celine Thackston, Grants Manager
Tara Little, Prospect & Research Manager
Haley Hanneman, Stewardship Coordinator

Meghan Vosberg, Annual Fund Manager
Dennis Carter, Patron Engagement Officer
Gina Haining, Patron Engagement Officer
Ashlinn Snyder, Patron Engagement Officer
Judith Wall, Patron Engagement Officer
Delaney Gray, Director of Development Events
Cori Rodery, Development Events Manager


Walter Bitner, Director of Education & Community Engagement
Kelley Bell, Education and Community Engagement Program Manager
Kimberly Kraft McLemore, Accelerando Manager
Kristen Freeman, Education and Community Engagement Coordinator



Karen Warren, Controller
Bobby Saintsing, A/P & Payroll Manager
Sheri Switzer, Senior Accountant
Charlotte Schweizer, Retail Manager/Buyer

Food, Beverage, and Events

Johnathon McGee, Senior Event Sales Manager
Schuyler Thomas, Senior Event Manager
Lee Ann Eaton, Events Operations Manager
Anderson S. Barns, Beverage Manager

Human Resources

Ashley Skinner, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Vice President of Human Resources
Annie Paul, Human Resources Generalist
Kathleen McCracken, CVA, Director of Volunteer Services


Trenton Leach, Director of Information Technology


Daniel B. Grossman, Vice President of Marketing
Misty Cochran, Director of Marketing
Sarah Rose Peacock, Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Emily Shannon, Director of Sales
Mary Siroky, Group & Tourism Sales Manager
Lindsay Bergstrom, Box Office Manager

Gena Staib, Assistant Box Office Manager
Missy Hubner, Ticket Services Assistant
Rich Bartkowiak, Marketing Supervisor
Ticket Services Supervisors: Jesse Baker, Maggie Chafee, Jean-Marie Clark, Jeff Hoehne, Geoff Sullivan 
Ticket Services Specialists: Megan Cargin, Peter Donnelly, Bailey Jackson, Carlie Johnson, Simon Knudtson, Melissa Messer, Emily Perino, Cameron Wolford
Marketing Associates: Henry Byington, Jim Davidson, Kimberly DePue, Rick Katz, Misha Robledo

Production & Orchestra Operations

Sonja Winkler, Senior Director of Operations and Orchestra Manager
John Wesolowski, Orchestra Personnel Manager
Erin Ozment, Orchestra Personnel Assistant

Mark Dahlen, Audio Engineer
Mitch Hansen, Lighting Director
Emily Yeakle, Lighting Designer
W. Paul Holt, Stage Manager
Josh Walliser, Production Manager
Trevor Wilkinson, Recording Engineer & Assistant Production Manager
Katy Lyles, Operations Coordinator

Venue Management

Eric Swartz, Vice President of Venue Management
John Sanders, Chief Technical Engineer
Kenneth Dillehay, Chief Engineer
Larry Maday, Facility Maintenance Technician
Sam Harrington, Facility Maintenance Technician
Tony Meyers, Director of Security and Front of House
Alan Woodard, Security Manager
Wade Johnson, Housekeeping Manager
James Harvell, Housekeeper

Board of Directors


Mark Peacock, Board Chair
Kevin Crumbo, Board Chair Elect
David Morgan, Board Treasurer
Jennifer H. Puryear, Board Secretary
Alan D. Valentine, President & CEO*


Newman Arndt
John Bailey III
Russell Bates
H. Victor Braren, MD
Thallen Brassel
Rev. Dexter Sutton Brewer
Pamela Carter
Frank Daniels
Judy Foster
Andy Giacobone
Edward A. Goodrich
Debra Greenspan*
Brenda Griffin
David Gwin
Michael W. Hayes
Christopher Holmes
Vicki Horne
Hank Ingram, III
Martha R. Ingram*
Jay Jones
Sarah Kendrick+
Richard Miller


Louise Morrison
Pat Murphy
Mike Musick
Bob Olsen
W. Brantley Phillips Jr.
Ric Potenz
Janice Riley-Burt, MD
Dr. E. Kelley Sanford
James Seabury III
Jeremy Tucker
Patrick Walle
Glen Wanner*
Jonathan Weaver
James W. White
Betsy Wills*
Clare Yang
Alan Yuspeh
Shirley Zeitlin

* Indicates Ex Officio
+ Indicates Young Leaders Intern

Associate Board of Directors


Hank Ingram, Chair
Bethany Whelan, Past Chair
Allison Reed, Chair Elect
Nick Deidiker, Secretary


Hari Bernstein
Brian Cook
Andrew Hard
Evelyn Hill
Lauren Parker Jackson
Sarah Kendrick
Laura Kimbrell
Ryan Lipscomb
Drew Martin
Melissa Moss
Chase Neely
Cassie Petty
James Richfield
Ginny Stalker
Clayton Wraith