Administration & Staff


Mark Niehaus, President & Executive Director
Susan Loris, Executive Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Bret Dorhout, Vice President of Artistic Planning & Operations
Catherine Kiekhofer, Chief Financial Officer & Vice President, Finance & Administration
Celeste Baldassare, Executive Assistant & Board Liaison


Karli Larsen, Director of Development Operations
Maggey Oplinger, Director of Community Partnerships
Shannon Rolbiecki, Director of Individual Giving
Nate Adams, Individual Giving Manager
Dawn Baity, Development Communications Manager
Heidi Gempeler, Events Manager
William Loder, Annual Fund Manager
Tracy Migon, Development Systems Manager
Michael Rossetto, Individual Giving Manager
Elida Wiebe, Development Associate 


Rebecca Whitney, Director of Education
June Terrasi, ACE & Education Manager
Julie Lovas, Education Coordinator


Theresa Coleman, Controller
Elora Maloney, Finance Assistant


Erin Kogler, Director of Communications
Jennifer Samuelson, Director of Marketing
Al Bartosik, Marketing Coordinator
Adam Cohen, Patron Systems Manager
Elizabeth Eckstein, Print Coordinator & Assistant Designer
Luther Gray, Patron Services Manager
Marie Holtyn, Patron Services Assistant
Kathryn Reinardy, New Media Manager
Joseph Riggenbach, Receptionist & Ticketing Assistant


John Roloff, Director of Operations
Elizabeth Fairfield, Manager of Artist Services
Amy Langenecker, Production Stage Manager
Patrick McGinn, Principal Librarian, Anonymous Donor, Principal Librarian Chair
Rip Pretát, Assistant Orchestra Personnel Manager
Emily Wacker Schultz, Artist Duty Assistant
Jeremy Tusz, Audio & Video Producer
Linda Unkefer, Orchestra Personnel Manager
Tristan Wallace, Production Technical Manager 
Christina Williams, Chorus Manager