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 AND PRODUCTION

Email Us: orchestra@sandiegosymphony.org

Lea Slusher, Vice President of Artistic Administration and Audience Development
Alan J. (AJ) Benson, Director of Artistic Planning
Theodora Bellinger, Artistic Operations Manager
Liam McBane, Artistic Assistant
Hannah Gallagher, Seasonal Artistic Assistant
Luke Loprete, Seasonal Artistic Assistant
Angela Chilcott, Managing Director, Orchestra and Stage Operations
Jerry Pedroza, Director of Production
Pete Seaney, Director of Stage Operations
Jason Rothberg, Technical Director
Joel Watts, Audio Director 
Shea Perry, Orchestra Personnel Manager
Diego Plata, Assistant Orchestra Personnel Manager
Ellen Damore, Department Assistant
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
Victoria Andújar, Director of Rentals
Paige Satter, Director of Facility Administration
Diane Littlejohn, Venue Operations Manager
Jose Lopez, Chief Mechanical Engineer
Robert Saucedo, Lead Facilities Technician
Peter Perez, Lead Facilities Technician
David Russell, Lead Facilities Technician
Lorenzo Peay, Facilities Technician
Roberto Castro, Director of Guest Experience
Danny La, Logistics Manager
Danielle Litrenta, Volunteer Coordinator
Karen Roesler, Front of House Manager
Pre-Event Staff: Mateo Alvarez, Luke Ban, Jon Blas, Jackson Butler, Brandon Croft, Henry Gentile, Dawna Hernandez, Dennis La, Valerie Navarrete, Ruth Pineda, Mario Ruiz, 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
Jodie Graber, Director of Advancement,
Planned and Major Giving

Jennifer Nicolai, Director of Advancement, Campaign and Major Gifts
Bob Morris, Major Gifts Officer
Megan Peet, Associate Director,
Advancement Operations

Ida Sandico-Whitaker, Associate Director,
Donor Programs and Special Events

Kirby Lynn Tankersley, Special Events Manager
Sydne Sullivan, Advancement Operations Manager
Sydney Wilkins, Annual Fund Manager
Luke Wingfield, Stewardship Manager
Julia Sanders, Advancement Associate

 

 

Marketing and Communications

Email Us: marketing@sandiegosymphony.org

Craig Hall, Vice President for Marketing and Communications
Elizabeth Holub, Director of Marketing
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, Digital Media Specialist
Noëlle Borrelli-Boudreau, Marketing Coordinator
Sabina Spilkin, Digital Systems Analyst
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 Ticketing Services, Partnerships and Premium Seating
Brad Fox, Ticket Operations Manager
Kym Pappas, Manager of Ticketing and Subscriptions
Anastasia Franco, Assistant Ticketing Manager
Cheri LaZarus, Ticket Service Associate - Lead Subscriptions
Ticket Services Associates: Kailey AgpaoaClelia CabezasPat Murphy, Adriane Skinner


Finance and Administration

Maureen Campbell Melville, Chief Financial Officer
Ashley Madigan, Controller
Sang Doung, Assistant Controller
Linh Phuong, Staff Accountant
Stephanie Speed, Senior Accounts Payable Specialist
Alicia Gonzalez, Director of Human Resources
Susan Cochran, Payroll Administrator/Human Resources Coordinator
Jennifer Uribe, Human Resources Administrator
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
Gilda Rivera, Social Impact and Leadership Programs Manager


For Hall Rental Information, contact:

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