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Meet the Team

Please feel free to contact League staff members. We welcome the opportunity to assist individual members and those affiliated with member orchestras.

Executive

Simon Woods

President and CEO

Julia Gonzalez, Executive Assistant to the President / CEO Secretary to the Board of Directors

Julia Gonzalez

Executive Assistant to the President / CEO, Secretary to the Board of Directors

Administration

Alex Major

Alex Major

Manager, Administration

Advocacy and Government

Heather Noonan

Vice President for Advocacy

Najean Lee, Director, Government Affairs and Education

Najean Lee

Director, Government Affairs and Education Advocacy

Development

Marlah Bonner-McDuffie, Vice President, Development

Marlah Bonner-McDuffie

Vice President, Development

Elizabeth Arnett

Senior Director of Major Gifts – Midwest Region

Jennifer Clemons

Development Coordinator

Audrey Elliott-Risbud, Senior Director, Development

Audrey L. Elliott-Risbud

Senior Director, Development

Erica R. Green, Major Gifts Officer

Erica R. Green

Director of Major Gifts

Melanie Hausmann

Assistant Director, Annual Fund and Gift Planning

Inclusion and Learning

Caen Thomason-Redus

Vice President, Inclusion and Learning

Stephen Alter

Director, Conferences and Business Engagement

Heather Briere

Director, Learning and Leadership Programs

Maria Martini

Meetings Manager

David Styers

Director, Learning and Leadership Programs

Marketing and Communications

Rachel Rossos Gallant, Director, Membership & Marketing

Rachel Rossos Gallant

Vice President, Marketing and Membership

Joanna Bettelheim, Digital Manager and Storyteller

Joanna Bettelheim

Digital Manager and Storyteller

Rachelle Schlosser, Director, Media Relations and Communications

Rachelle Schlosser

Director, Media Relations and Communications

Member Services

Kim Schneider, Director, Member Services

Kim Schneider

Director, Member Services and Data

Jeff Harvell

Data Entry Assistant

Stephanie Lynch

Member Services Associate

Lexi Sloan-Harper

Member Services and Advertising Administrator

Research and Resources

Karen Yair, Vice President, Knowledge, Learning, and Leadership

Karen Yair

Vice President, Research and Resources

James McCain, Manager, Knowledge Center

James McCain

Director, Knowledge Center

Symphony Magazine

Robert Sandla, Symphony Magazine, Editor in Chief

Robert Sandla

Symphony Magazine, Editor in Chief

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