Our Staff

Leadership

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Pierre van der Westhuizen

Executive and Artistic Director

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Elizabeth Cooley

Elizabeth Cooley

Executive Assistant

Jazz Awards

Seth Abramson

Seth Abramson

Director of Jazz Awards

Development

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Alisa Carrel

Director of Development

Daniela Peña

Daniela Peña

Development Associate

Rem Cabrera

Rem Cabrera

Grants & Inclusion Manager

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Terri Hunter

Development & Finance Assistant

Education

Adam Schumaker

Adam Schumaker

Director of Education

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Leslie Baron

Education & Community 
Engagement Manager

Nicole Buchino-Bell

Nicole Buchino-Bell

Piano Lab Coordinator

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Sara Cleland

Battle Creek Piano Lab 
Coordinator & Instructor

Georgetta Booker

Georgetta Booker

Piano Lab Instructor

Wilson David Casallas Polomo

Wilson David Casallas Polomo

Piano Lab Instructor

Becky Miller

Becky Miller

Piano Lab Instructor

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Annie Mittelsteadt

Piano Lab Instructor

Louie Morand

Louie Morand

Piano Lab Instructor

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Marilyn Moore

Piano Lab Instructor

Sandra Shaw

Sandra Shaw

Piano Lab Instructor

Finance

Julie Shoup

Julie Shoup

Director of Finance

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Terri Hunter

Development & Finance Assistant

Marketing

Mindy MacInnis

Mindy MacInnis

Director of Marketing

Katie Houston

Katie Houston

Communications Manager

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Christie Lee Coleman

Tessitura Database Manager

Michael Sellers

Michael Sellers

Livestream Manager

Stacy Koviak-Davison

Stacy Koviak-Davison

Livestream Digital Coordinator

Operations

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Anders Dahlberg

Director of Operations

Emily Theresa (Fackler) Talcott

Emily Theresa (Fackler) Talcott

Operations & Volunteer Manager

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