Meet the Administration

Board of Trustees

Officers Professional Affiliation
Randy Oostra, Chairman President & CEO, ProMedica                                                       
George Chapman, Vice Chairman   President & CEO, Welltower (Ret.)
Frank Jacobs, Secretary Eastman & Smith LTD
Pam Hershberger, Treasurer Managing Partner, EY
Zak Vassar President & CEO, Toledo Symphony
Stefan Sanderling Principal Conductor, Toledo Symphony
   
Trustees Professional Affiliation
Samuel Adler, Ph.D.  Professor of Composition at the Juilliard School 
Richard P. Anderson Chairman Emeritus, The Andersons
William F. Buckley President & COO (Ret.), Hylant Group
Elaine Canning CFO, Palmer Energy Company, Inc.
Sara Jane DeHoff Arts Advocate
Eric S. Fankhauser  Vice President, Toledo Metal Spinning Company 
Cathy Fifer President, Toledo Symphony League 
Kenneth E. Hileman President, Hileman & Associates
Justice G. Johnson, Jr. Managing Partner, Marshall & Melhorn
Richard A. Karcher Attorney at Law
Harley Kripke President, Kripke & Associates
Darryl R. Lippman President & CEO, Lippman Healthcare Advisors
C. Allen McConnell Judge, Toledo Municipal Court
William R. McDonnell Regional President & Head of Corporate and Commercial Banking, PNC Bank
Joseph D. Napoli President & General Manager, Toledo Mud Hens
Douglas Neckers CEO, Spectra Group
Joseph O'Hara Vice Pres. Assoc. General Counsel, Owens Illinois
Jonathan Orser Investor 
Marna Ramnath Arts Advocate
Bennett Romanoff, M.D. Romanoff Vision
Ronald Rybarczyk Government & Public Affairs, BP Husky
Robert P. Schlatter CEO, Art Iron, Inc.
David A. Snavely Partner, Trust Company of Toledo
Sharon S. Speyer Regional President, Huntington Bank
Charles Stocking Owner & President, Principle Business Enterprises
Andrew W. Stuart President, Skylife Corporation
John S. Szuch Executive Officer, Signature Bank
Michael H. Thaman Chairman and CEO, Owens Corning
Louis E. Tosi Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP
Michael R. Wilcox CEO, Wilcox Financial
Joseph Zerbey President & General Manager, Toledo Blade (Ret.)
   
Endowment Trustees Professional Affiliation
Richard P. Anderson Chairman Emeritus, The Andersons
Elaine Canning CEO, Palmer Energy Company, Inc.
Robert Levey Senior VP - Investment Officer, Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC.
Robert P. Schlatter CEO, Art Iron, Inc.
Thomas Schmidt President, Ed Schmidt Pontiac-GMC Truck
David Snavely Partner, Trust Company of Toledo
Frederic D. Wolfe Chairman of the Board, First Toledo Corporation
   
Advisory Board Professional Affiliation
Thomas E. Brady President & CEO, Plastic Technologies, Inc.
Katherine Fell President, University of Findlay
DeBow Freed President (Ret.), University of Findlay
James A. Hoffman Chairman, President and CEO, KeyBank
Sandy Isenberg Former President, Lucas County Commissioners
George M. Jones, III President, Manhattan Building Company
James E. Kline Vice President-General Counsel (Ret.), Cooper Tire
Robert J. Lanigan Chairman Emeritus, Owens-Illinois, Inc.
Clinton A. Mauk Executive (Ret.), Fifth Third Bank of Toledo, N A
Ronald A McMaster Retired, Glasstech Inc.
Norman C. Nitschke Vice Chairman (Ret.), Glasstech Inc.
Mark Pietrykowski Judge, Court of Appeals - 6th District
Susan R. Reams Art Consultant
Mark E. Ridenour CFO, Heidtman Steel Products, Inc.
Thomas Schmidt President, Ed Schmidt Pontiac-GMC Truck
Stephen H. Staelin Senior Partner (Ret.), Ernst & Young
H. David White, Sr. White Family Auto Dealerships

  

Staff

Executive Office      
Zak Vassar President & CEO 419-418-0011 Email
       
Artistic Administration      
Robert Bell Chief Artistic Officer 419-321-6880 Email
Merwin Siu* Artistic Administrator 419-418-0023 Email
       
Development      
Kim Ferguson Gift Coordinator 419-418-0021 Email
Catherine Hann Development Associate 419-418-0041 Email
Julie Sanderson Events and Promotions Manager
Board of Trustees Liaison
419-418-0028 Email
Anna Sankovich Business Development Manager 419-418-0055 Email
       
Education      
Joan Weiler* TSYO 
and Music Lessons Coordinator
419-418-0037 Email
Rachel Zeithamel Interim Education Director 419-418-0022 Email
       
Finance      
Randi Dier Vice President, Finance 419-418-0035 Email
Linda Olrich Finance Assistant 419-418-0036 Email
       
Marketing, Communications,
& Sales
     
Kalindi Bellach Box Office Manager 419-418-0040 Email
Dennis Bova Marketing Communications
Associate
419-418-0027 Email
Robert Cummerow Marketing Associate 419-418-0049 Email
Sharon Enck-Welch Program Sales Manager 419-418-0044 Email
Courtney Fleck Box Office Associate 419-418-0030 Email
Felecia Kanney Interim Marketing Director 419-418-0053 Email
Liz Wirth Box Office Associate 419-418-0032 Email
Susan K. Zurawski Group Sales Associate 419-868-9363
419-450-7672
Email
       
Production &
Orchestra Operations
     
Patricia Budner* Assistant to General Manager 419-418-0038 Email
Raymond Clark Librarian 419-418-0029 Email
Nick Dian Stage Manager 419-418-0050 Email
Richard Gardiner Assistant Librarian 419-418-0052  Email
Aaron Keaster* Assistant Librarian 419-418-0056 Email
Tim Lake Production Manager 419-418-0051 Email
Keith McWatters* General Manager 419-321-6887 Email
Mitchell Wechsler* Artist Liaison 419-418-0034 Email
       
*TSO Musician      

 

 

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