Leadership Team 

Jerome H. Kern, Chief Executive Officer & Chair of the Board of Trustees
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
Duain Wolfe, Chorus Director,
   Colorado Symphony Chorus
Christopher Dragon, Associate Conductor
Bertie Baigent, Assistant Conductor
David Aeling, Production Stage Manager
Travis Branam, Assistant Conductor,
   Colorado Symphony Chorus  
Mary Louise Burke, Associate Conductor,
   Colorado Symphony Chorus
Aric Christensen, Audio Engineer
Joanne Goble, Principal Orchestra Librarian
Jonathan Groszew, Orchestra Personnel Manager 
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 
Julian Pichette, Audio Engineer 
Barbara Porter, Assistant Chorus Manager
Hitomi Sipher, Assistant Librarian
Julie Strom, Assistant Orchestra Personnel Manager
Phillip Strom, Artistic Coordinator
Izabel Zambrzycki, Artistic General Manager 


John Burtness, Chief Advancement Officer
   303.308.2495 | jburtness@coloradosymphony.org
Taylor Atkinson, Annual Giving Manager 
   303.308.2472 | tatkinson@coloradosymphony.org
Sean Baker, Senior Manager of Corporate Partnerships
   303.534.0757 | sbaker@coloradosymphony.org
Caiti Glasgo, Director of Major Gifts
   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


Jesse Martinez, Director Community Education
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 
Gina Bliss, Patron Services Associate
Amanda Cantu, Assistant Manager of Patron Services
Jeremy Cuebas, Patron Services Associate 
Molly Epstein, Group Sales Associate 
Rosa Gasdia, Patron Services Associate
Frederika Gilbert, Patron Services Associate
Theresa Illich, Patron Services Associate
Ian MacIntyre, Manager of Patron Services
Alexis Kittner, Patron Services Associate
Jonathan Seid, Patron Services Associate
Rosa Torres, Patron Services Associate
Rob Warner, Lead Patron Services Associate / Concierge

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
Donna Connolly, President Elect
Jerry Wolfe, Recording Secretary
Janet Weisheit, Treasurer
Patty Goward, Assistant Treasurer
Mary Neidig, VP of Fundraising
Rose Blaschke, VP of Membership
Susan Thomas, VP of Information Management
Linda Rickard Ackerman, VP of Music Education
Donna Lynch, Corresponding Secretary
Kathy Swanson, Manager, CSG Shop
Monica Owen, CSG Shop Buyer

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,