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Executive Office

Jeremy GeffenExecutive and Artistic Director
Ofeibia Laud-Darku, Executive Assistant to the Director


Andy KrausDeputy Executive Director
Amy Utstein, Director of Finance and Administration
Marilyn StanleyFinance Specialist
Gawain LaversApplications Programmer
Ingrid WilliamsIT Support Analyst
Sean NittnerSystems Administrator

Artistic Planning

Katy TuckerDirector of Artistic Planning
Robin PomeranceArtistic Administrator
Tiffani Snow, Manager of Artistic Operations
Allee Pitaccio, Event Manager
Michael Combs, Event Manager


Theresa Nelson, Interim Chief Development Officer
Elizabeth Meyer, Director of Institutional Giving
Jennifer Sime,  Director, Individual Giving and Special Events
Jocelyn Aptowitz, Major Gifts Associate
Jamie McClave, Individual Giving and Special Events Officer

Education and Community Programs

Mina Girgis, Director of Education, Campus and Community Engagement
Rica Anderson
Manager, Education & Community Programs

Human Resources

Michael DeBellisHuman Resources Director
Shan WhitneyHuman Resources Generalist

Marketing and Communications

Jenny ReikDirector of Marketing and Communications
Ron Foster-SmithAssociate Director of Marketing
Krista Thomas, Associate Director of Communications
Mark Van OssCommunications Editor
Louisa SpierMedia Relations Manager
Cheryl Games, Web and Digital Marketing Manager
Lynn ZummoNew Technology Coordinator
Elise Chen, Email Marketing Specialist
Tiffany Valvo, Social Media and Digital Content Specialist


Jeremy LittleProduction Manager
Alan HerroProduction Admin Manager
Kevin RiggallHead Carpenter
Matt NormanHead Electrician
Charles Clear, Assistant Electrician
Tom CraftAudio Department Head
Jo ParksVideo Engineer
Eric Colby, Venue Operations Manager
Ginarose PerinoRental Business Manager
Guillermo Cornejo, Patron Experience Manager
Aidan Crochetiere, Audience Services Coordinator
Cloe Wood, Audience Services Coordinator 


Stage Crew

David AmbroseSenior Scene Technician
Jacob HeuleSenior Scene Technician
Jorg Peter SichelschmidtSenior Scene Technician
Mathison OttSenior Scene Technician
Mike Bragg Senior Scene Technician
Ricky ArtisSenior Scene Technician
Robert HaycockSenior Scene Technician
Mark MenschSenior Scene Technician

Student Musical Activities

Mark SumnerDirector, UC Choral Ensembles
Bill GanzAssociate Director, UC Choral Ensembles
Matthew Sadowski, Director of Bands / Interim Department Manager, SMA
Ted MooreDirector, UC Jazz Ensembles
Brittney NguyenSMA Coordinator

Ticket Office

Liz BaqirTicket Services Manager
Gordon YoungAssistant Ticket Office Manager
Sherice JonesAssistant Ticket Office Manager
Tammy Lin, Patron Services Associate