Leadership Team 

Jerome H. Kern, Chief Executive Officer
John Burtness, Chief Advancement Officer​​
Susan Ellis, Chief Administrative Officer
Coreen Miller, Chief Operating Officer &
   Chief Financial Officer
Parker Owens, Chief Marketing Officer
Anthony Pierce, Chief Artistic Officer 


Anthony Pierce, Chief Artistic Officer
Brett Mitchell, Music Director
Andrew Litton, Principal Guest Conductor
Duain Wolfe, Chorus Director,
   Colorado Symphony Chorus
Christopher Dragon, Associate Conductor
David Aeling, Production Stage Manager
Travis Branam, Assistant Conductor,
   Colorado Symphony Chorus
Larry Brezicka, Orchestra Personnel Manager
Mary Louise Burke, Associate Conductor,
   Colorado Symphony Chorus
Aric Christensen, Audio Engineer
Joanne Goble, Principal Orchestra Librarian
Jonathan Groszew, Assistant Orchestra
   Personnel Manager / Assistant Librarian
Deborah Guess, Properties Master
Philip Hiester, Master Electrician
Eric Israelson, Chorus Manager
Sam Jaehnig, Head Carpenter
Matt Koveal, Manager of Artistic Operations
Taylor Martin, Assistant Conductor,
   Colorado Symphony Chorus
Mike Pappas, New Media Center
Barbara Porter, Assistant Chorus Manager
Phillip Strom, Artistic Coordinator


John Burtness, Chief Advancement Officer​​
   303.308.2495 | jburtness@coloradosymphony.org
Sean Baker, Senior Manager of Corporate Partnerships
   303.534.0757 | sbaker@coloradosymphony.org
Caiti Glasgo, Manager of Annual Giving
   303.308.2475 | cglasgo@coloradosymphony.org
David Rosen, Advancement Database Coordinator
   303.308.2469 | drosen@coloradosymphony.org
Emily Spirk, Advancement Coordinator
   303.308.2464 | espirk@coloradosymphony.org


Catherine Beeson,
   Director of Community Education Programs
Shari Myers, Education Coordinator


Coreen Miller, Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer
Ben Boone, Senior Manager of Finance
Annette Brown, Staff Accountant 

Marketing/Publicity & Community Relations 

Parker Owens, Chief Marketing Officer
Stephanie Derybowski, Application Support Manager
Nick Dobreff, Manager of Publicity and Community Relations
Kayla Hayes, Digital Media Coordinator 

Sales & Patron Services 

Susan Kelly, Director of Sales & Patron Services
Amanda Cantu, Assistant Box Office Manager
Ian MacIntyre, Manager of Patron Services
Alexis Kittner, Lead Patron Services Associate
Rob Warner, Lead Patron Services Associate / Concierge
Gina Bliss, Patron Services Associate
Jeremy Cuebas, Patron Services Associate
Rosa Gasdia, Patron Services Associate
Frederika Gilbert, Patron Services Associate
Theresa Illich, Patron Services Associate
Paxton Lee, Patron Services Associate
Rosa Torres, Patron Services Associate
Molly Epstein, Group Sales Associate 

The Symphony Fund 

Stephen M. Brett, President
Norman L. Wilson, Treasurer
Susan K. Ellis, Secretary
Jerome H. Kern
Gregg O. Kvistad
Karen H. Long
Suzanne Ryan 

Colorado Symphony Guild Officers 

Sara Moore, President
Patty Goward, Recording Secretary
Donna Connolly, Treasurer
Janet Weisheit, Assistant Treasurer
Nancy Lawrence, VP of Fundraising
Sue Pawlik, VP of Membership
DeWayne Thomas, VP of Information Management
Deanna Leino, VP of Music Education
Toshiko Mihara, Corresponding Secretary
Mary Neidig, Immediate Past President

Contact Us

Box Office:
Boettcher Concert Hall
1000 14th Street , #15
Denver, CO 80202
303.623.7876 | 877.292.7979

Administrative Offices:
1245 Champa Street, 4th Floor
Denver, CO 80204

Media or Press Inquiries:
Nick Dobreff, Manager of Publicity & Community Relations,