Administration

Executive Office

Email Us: administration@sandiegosymphony.org

Martha A. Gilmer, Chief Executive Officer (biography)
Katy McDonald, Chief of Staff
Elizabeth Larsen, Executive Assistant to CEO and Board of Directors
Cynthia Navarro, Front Desk Representative


Artistic

Email Us: orchestra@sandiegosymphony.org

Lea Slusher, Vice President of Artistic Administration and Audience Development
Clement So, Director of Artistic Planning
Angela Chilcott, Director of Orchestra Operations
Theodora Bellinger, Artistic Operations Manager
Diego Plata, Assistant Orchestra Personnel Manager
Courtney Cohen, Principal Librarian
Rachel Fields, Librarian
Gerard McBurney, Creative Consultant


Operations and Facilities

Travis Wininger, Vice President of Venue Operations
Alexander Orbovich, Managing Director for Venue Operations
Jason Rothberg, Technical Director
Joel Watts, Audio Director 
Nicole Houghton, Production Manager
Victoria Andújar, Director of Rentals
Paige Satter, Director of Facility Administration
Kurt Bartelt, Associate Director of Facility Operations
Mel Stark, Director of Customer Experience
Diane Littlejohn, Venue Operations Manager
Rob Arnold, Logistics Manager
George Kutchins, House Manager
Peter Perez, Lead Facilities Technician
David Russell, Lead Facilities Technician
Robert Saucedo, Lead Facilities Technician
Facilities Technicians: Dylan AvelarJeffrey BraceJan Ted Briones, Lorenzo Peay

Pre-Event Setup: Danny La
Stage Personnel:
Evan Page, Electrical Department Head
Shafeeq Sabir, Property Department Head
RJ Givens, Audio Department Head
James Fogarty, Video Department Head
Jonnel Domilos, Piano Technician


Institutional Advancement

Sheri Broedlow, Vice President of Institutional Advancement
Tania Batson, Director of Advancement, Planned Giving and Major Gifts
Jennifer Nicolai, Associate Campaign Director
Megan Peet, Associate Director, Advancement Operations
Ida Sandico-Whitaker, Associate Director, Stewardship and Special Events
Paige Kobdish, Annual Fund Manager
Sydne Sullivan, Advancement Operations Manager
Kirby Lynn Tankersley, Special Events Coordinator
Aaron Brenes, Donor Services and Stewardship Manager
David Hodges, Associate Director of Institutional Giving
Ashley Brantley, Institutional Advancement Support Specialist

 

 

Marketing and Communications

Email Us: marketing@sandiegosymphony.org

Craig Hall, Vice President for Marketing and Communications
J.D. Smith, Director of Marketing and Sales Technology
Kristen Turner, Director of Communications, Content and Digital Strategies
Hilary Huffman, Marketing Manager
Jane Sanders, Graphic Designer
Maria Kusior, Marketing Assistant
Nuvi Mehta, Concert Commentator
Theater Direct, Outbound Sales and Fundraising


Public Relations

Carrie Jones
(Chief PR & Social Officer, Raindrop Branding and Advertising)


Ticketing and patron services

Email us: tickets@sandiegosymphony.org

Casey Patterson, Director of Sales, Partnerships and Premium Seating
Brianne Siegel, Assistant Ticket Services Manager / Rental Coordinator
Kym Pappas, Assistant Ticketing Manager
Cheri LaZarus, Ticket Service Associate - Lead Subscriptions
Mario Machado, Ticket Services Associate / Subscription Representative / Ticket Donations Representative
Ticket Services Associates: Anastasia FrancoAndres GutierrezPat Murphy, Philip Poznansky
Event Support: Ashton Faust


Finance and Administration

Maureen Campbell Melville, Chief Financial Officer
Ashley Madigan, Controller
Sang Doung , Assistant Controller
Luz Toscano , Staff Accountant
Alicia Gonzalez, Director of Human Resources
Shamily Arora, Human Resources Assistant
Susan Cochran, Payroll Administrator/Human Resources Coordinator
Sean Kennedy, Director of Information Technology


Learning and Community Engagement

Email Us: education@sandiegosymphony.org

Maria Araujo, Vice President for Learning and Community Engagement
Jesse Schiffman, Manager of Learning and Community Engagement
Emily Persinko, Learning and Community Engagement Coordinator 


For Hall Rental Information, contact:

Victoria Andújar, Director of Rentals
619.236.5423
rentals@sandiegosymphony.org