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


Artistic

Email Us: orchestra@sandiegosymphony.org

Lea Slusher, Vice President of Artistic Administration and Audience Development
Clement So, Director of Artistic Planning
Theodora Bellinger, Artistic Operations Manager
Hannah Gallagher, Seasonal Artistic Assistant
Luke Loprete, Seasonal Artistic Assistant
Angela Chilcott, Director of Orchestra Operations
Shea Perry, Orchestra Personnel 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
Rob Arnold, Managing Director of The Rady Shell
Pete Seaney, Director of Production
Jason Rothberg, Technical Director
Joel Watts, Audio Director 
Nicole Houghton, Production Manager
Victoria Andújar, Director of Rentals
Paige Satter, Director of Facility Administration
Diane Littlejohn, Venue Operations Manager
Katie Lugo, Customer Experience Manager
George Kutchins, House Manager
Danny La, Logistics Manager
Peter Perez, Lead Facilities Technician
David Russell, Lead Facilities Technician
Robert Saucedo, Lead Facilities Technician
Facilities Technicians: Lorenzo Peay
Pre-Event Setup: Mateo Alvarez, Luke BanBrenda Cardenas, Madison Cosgrove, Sutton Derr, Henry Gentile, Dawna Hernandez, Simone Johnlouis, Dennis La, Valerie Navarrete, Kevin Snyder, Ryan Stuver
Stage Personnel:
Adam Day, Head Carpenter
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

Email Us: gifts@sandiegosymphony.org

Sheri Broedlow, Vice President of Institutional Advancement
David Hodges, Director of Advancement, Institutional Giving
Ida Sandico-Whitaker, Associate Director, Donor Programs and Special Events
Jennifer Nicolai, Director of Advancement, Campaign and Major Gifts
Megan Peet, Associate Director, Advancement Operations
Bob Morris, Major Gifts Officer
Sydne Sullivan, Advancement Operations Manager
Sydney Wilkins, Annual Fund Manager
Kirby Lynn Tankersley, Special Events Manager
Julia Sanders, Stewardship Manager

 

 

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 Coordinator
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
Brad Fox, Ticket Operations Manager
Kym Pappas, Assistant Ticketing Manager
Cheri LaZarus, Ticket Service Associate - Lead Subscriptions
Ticket Services Associates: Ashley BrantleyAnastasia FrancoPat Murphy
Event Support: Ashton Faust


Finance and Administration

Maureen Campbell Melville, Chief Financial Officer
Ashley Madigan, Controller
Sang Doung, Assistant Controller
Linh Phuong, Staff Accountant
Alicia Villegas, Accounts Payable Clerk
Alicia Gonzalez, Director of Human Resources
Jennifer Uribe, Human Resources Administrator
Susan Cochran, Payroll Administrator/Human Resources Coordinator
Sean Kennedy, Director of Information Technology
Alfonzo Cortez, IT Support Specialist


Learning and Community Engagement

Email Us: education@sandiegosymphony.org

Laura Reynolds, Vice President of Impact and Innovation
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