St. Louis Symphony Orchestra Administration

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Executive Team

Marie-Hélène Bernard 
President and CEO
Vicki Boutwell
Vice President, Communications
Maureen Byrne
Vice President, Education and Community Programs
Julie Gibbs
Vice President and Chief Philanthropy Officer
Unitey Kull
Vice President, Marketing and Audience Experience
Paul Pietrowski
Chief Operating Officer
Steven Rosenzweig
Chief Financial Officer

Staff Directory

Please call 314-533-2500 to reach an SLSO staff member.


Marie-Hélène Bernard

President and Chief Executive Officer

Jessica Bailey

Executive Assistant

Matthew Stansfield

Manager of Executive Administration


Artistic and Operations

Paul Pietrowski

Chief Operating Officer

Chris Aman

Artistic Operations Assistant

Margaret Bailey

Senior Director of Production

Ron Bolte, Jr.

Assistant Stage Manager (Sound)

Eliza Caperton

Artistic Coordinator

Nigel DeLuca

Assistant Stage Manager (Lighting)

Gail Hintz

Symphony Chorus Manager

Ian Kivler

Artistic Administrator

Katie Klich


Audrey Kwong

Director of Orchestra Operations

Cacia Meeks

Director of Orchestra Personnel

Kyle Pyke

Audio Recording Engineer

Joe Rudd

Stage Manager

Henry Skolnick

Associate Librarian

Amanda Tallant

Associate Librarian

Alana Weber

Production Manager

Andrew Williams

Associate Orchestra Personnel Manager


Education and Community Partnerships

Maureen Byrne

Vice President, Education and Community Programs

Michelle Byrd

Manager, IN UNISON Programs

Joseph Hendricks

Education and Community Partnerships Assistant

Jessica Ingraham

Director of Education

Nadia Maddex

IN UNISON Arts Administration Fellow

Laura Reinert

Education Programs Administrator

Sarah Ruddy

Early Childhood Manager and Education Coordinator

Samantha Sachtleben

Youth Orchestra Manager



Vicki Boutwell

Vice President, Communications

Eric Dundon

Public Relations Director

Drew Fulton

Video Producer

Justino Gordón-LeChevalié

Communications & Publications Coordinator

Nikki Scandalios

Communications Consultant


Marketing and Audience Experience

Unitey Kull

Vice President, Marketing and Audience Experience

Aliyah Blackburn

Graphic Designer

Lesley Chaney

Marketing Analyst

Daniel Glen

Director of Creative Services

Julie Kruempel

Marketing Consultant

Brittney Leimkuehler

Assistant Box Office Manager

Tony Petrucci

VIP Services Manager

Alyssa Przygoda

Associate Director, Box Office and Audience Experience

Hannah Reffett

Marketing Coordinator

Susan Roberts

Group Sales Manager

Danielle Stewart

Director of Marketing

Amy Tang

Digital Marketing Coordinator

Kelsey Templeton

Director of Hospitality and Audience Experience

Madison Vian

Front of House Operations Manager



Julie Gibbs

Vice President and Chief Philanthropy Officer

Katharine Albritton

Manager, Stewardship and Events

Summer Baer

Prospect Research Coordinator

Mary Balmer

Associate, Philanthropy

Lexi Becker

Grant Writer

Anne Marie Block

Coordinator, Philanthropy Operations

Jeanna Burch

Philanthropy Coordinator

Rochelle Calhoun

Manager, Sponsorships and Corporate Relations

Sue Crisp

Manager, Philanthropy Communications

Annie Daum

Philanthropy Database Manager

Joe Drexelius

Director, Individual Philanthropy/Annual Fund

Laura Dwyer

Associate Director, Volunteer Programs

Richard Kranes-Rutz

Associate Vice President

Christina Kruger

Annual Fund Manager

Kristin Lamprecht

Senior Director, Campaign and Stewardship

Danielle Madrid

Senior Director, Institutional Philanthropy

Elaine Wichmer

Director, Individual Philanthropy Major and Planned Giving


Finance and Administration

Steven Rosenzweig

Chief Financial Officer

Jay Accola

Assistant Controller

Mitch AuBuchon

Network Support Technician

Joel Bischoff

Maintenance Technician

Heather Collins

Payroll and Accounting Associate

Rita Doerr

Assistant to the Chief Financial Officer

Allison Friedman

Human Resources Director

Jeff Jaeger


Sara Koehler

Human Resourhces and Benefits Specialist

Bob Olimpio

Director of Information Technology

Tina Polette

Senior Accounts Payable/Payroll Associate

Cynthia Schon

Director of Facilites

Katie Sheldon

Database/CRM Specialist