Administration

Executive Office

Email Us: administration@sandiegosymphony.org

Martha A. Gilmer, Chief Executive Officer (biography)
Katy McDonald, Chief of Staff
Darla Lopez, 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
Theodora Bellinger, Artistic Operations Manager
Sean Dowgray, Artistic Assistant
Angela Chilcott, Director of Orchestra Operations
Magdalena O'Neill, Orchestra Personnel Manager
Abigail Choi, 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
Paige Satter, Director of Production
Nicole Houghton, Assistant Production Manager
Andrew Dainoff, Director of Rentals
Dennis Legg, Director of Facility Operations
Kurt Bartelt, Facilities Operations Manager
George Kutchins, House Manager
Diane Littlejohn, Facilities Support Specialist
Terry Peterson, Senior Technician of Facilities
Robert Saucedo, Facilities Technician
Pete Perez, Facilities Technician
Jeffrey Brace, Facilities Technician
Dylan Avelar, Facilities Technician
Jan Ted Briones, Facilities Technician
Stage Personnel:
Troy Castelblanco, Head Carpenter/Technical Director 
Evan Page, Electrical Department Head
Shafeeq Sabir, Property Department Head
Eric Clinton, Audio Department Head/Engineer
James Fogarty, Video Department Head
Ralph Miyashiro, PIano Technician


Institutional Advancement

Email Us: give@sandiegosymphony.org

Todd Schultz, Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Tania Batson, Director of Advancement, Planned Giving and Major Gifts
Jennifer Nicolai, Associate Director, Major Gifts and Stewardship
Anne Wolverton, Associate Director, Donor Programs and Special Events
Megan Peet, Assistant Director, Advancement Operations
Paige Kobdish, Annual Fund Manager
Jamie Karatkiewicz, Special Events Manager
Tyler Haney, Special Events Coordinator
Ludivine De Anda, Advancement Operations Manager
Aaron Brenes, Advancement Ticket Concierge
Barbara Broderick, Foundation and Government Grants

 

 

Marketing

Email Us: marketing@sandiegosymphony.org

Joan Cumming, Vice President of Marketing and Communications
Jenie Dahlmann, Senior Director of Marketing
J.D. Smith, Director of Marketing and Sales Technology
Hilary Huffman, Marketing Manager
Samer Naoum, Group Sales and Promotions Manager
Alyssa Villaseñor, Marketing Coordinator
Nuvi Mehta, Concert Commentator
Theater Direct, Outbound Sales and Fundraising


Public Relations

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


Ticket Office

Email us: tickets@sandiegosymphony.org

Octavia Person, Ticket Services Manager
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: Kayla Aftahi, Leticia Aldrete, Mareya Dick, Claryssa Gonzalez, Eddie Lamas, Tarina Lee, Lindsay Ross


Finance

Maureen Melville, Chief Financial Officer
Ashley Madigan, Controller
Chris Cline, Accounting Manager
Rachel Rosado, Accounts Payable Clerk
Alicia Gonzalez, Director of Human Resources
Adriana Gomez-Lopez, Payroll Administrator
Tim White, IT Manager
Sabina Spilkin, Database Analyst
Noé Bustamante, IT Support Specialist


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:

Andrew Dainoff, Director of Rentals
619.236.5423
rentals@sandiegosymphony.org