For assistance in the following areas, please call: 

  • Ticketing and customer service  |  313.576.5111
  • Donations and contributions  |  313.576.5114
  • Event Rentals  |  313.576.5131
  • Main Switchboard  |  313.576.5100
  • Security or Lost & Found  |  313.576.5199
  • Gift Shop  |  313.576.4014

Executive Office

Anne Parsons
President and CEO James B. and Ann V. Nicholson Chair

Jill Elder
Vice President and Chief Development Officer

Linda Lutz
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Erik Rönmark
Vice President and General Manager

Joy Crawford
Executive Assistant to the President and CEO

Elaine Curvin
Executive Assistant to the Vice President and CDO

Artistic Operations

Artistic Planning

Jessica Ruiz
Senior Director of Artistic Planning

Dasha Gilmore
Artistic Coordinator

Goode Wyche
Cube Coordinator

Live from Orchestra Hall

Marc Geelhoed
Executive Producer of Live from Orchestra Hall

Orchestra Operations

Kathryn Ginsburg
Senior Director of Operations and Orchestra Manager

Patrick Peterson
Director of Orchestra Personnel

Ezra Gans
Artistic Operations Assistant

Bronwyn Hagerty
Orchestra and Training Programs Librarian

Dennis Rottell
Stage Manager

Hannah Wetherholt
Manager of Orchestra Personnel


Jill Rafferty
Senior Director of Advancement

Holly Gorecki
Director of Advancement Operations

Alex Kapordelis
Campaign Director

Beth Carlson
Stewardship Coordinator

Leslie Groves
Major Gift Officer

Amanda Lindstrom
Events Coordinator

Juanda Pack
Advancement Benefits Concierge

Susan Queen
Gift Officer, Corporate Giving

Amanda Tew
Data and Research Manager

Building Operations

Jody Harper
Senior Director of Building Operations

Events and Rentals

Presley Feezell
Manager of Events and Rentals

Facility Operations

Ken Waddington
Director of Facilities and Engineering

Demetris Fisher
Lead Environmental Services

William Guilbault
Maintenance Technician

Keith Kennedy
Building Engineer

Information Technology

Michelle Koning
Web Manager

Ra'Jon Taylor
Systems Administrator

Aaron Tockstein
Database Administrator


Matthew Carlson
Senior Director, Communications & Media Relations

Sarah Smarch
Content Director

Natalie Berger
Video Content Specialist

Hannah Engwall
Public Relations Manager

Community and Learning

Caen Thomason-Redus
Senior Director of Community & Learning

Karisa Antonio
Director of Social Innovation

Debora Kang
Director of Education

Clare Valenti
Director of Community Engagement

Kiersten Alcorn
Manager of Community Engagement

Connor Bulka
Training Ensembles Recruitment & Communications Coordinator

Angelina Cicchella
Training Ensembles Operations Coordinator

Damien Crutcher
Managing Director of Detroit Harmony

Joanna Goldstein
Training Ensembles Student Development Coordinator


Jeremiah Hess
Senior Director of Accounting & Finance

Erik Anundson
Accounts Payable Coordinator

Taylor Benjamin
Gift Processing Coordinator

Sandra Mazza
Senior Accountant, Business Operations

Michelle Wisler
Payroll and Benefits Accountant

Human Resources

Lisa Bradley
Senior Director of Talent and Culture

Mary Lambert
Human Resources Generalist

Shuntia Perry
Human Resources Coordinator

Marketing & Audience Development

Teresa Alden
Director of Digital Marketing

Sharon Gardner Carr
Assistant Manager of Tessitura and Ticketing Operations

Jay Holladay
Digital Content Specialist

LaHeidra Marshall
Audience Development Specialist

Connor Mehren
Marketing Coordinator

Catering and Retail Services

Christina Williams
Director of Hospitality and Patron Experience

Alison Reed, CVA
Manager of Volunteer and Patron Experience

Nate Richter
Bar Manager

Rita Sayegh
Retail Manager

Patron Sales and Service

Michelle Marshall
Manager, Patron Sales & Service

Safety & Security

George Krappmann
Director of Safety and Security

Norris Jackson
Security Officer

Edward John
Security Manager

Lawrence Johnson
Security Officer

Tony Morris
Security Officer

Johnnie Scott
Security Officer

Antonio Thomas
Security Officer