Board of Directors

  • Stephen Bruckner,
  • Terrence J. Ferguson,
    Vice Chairman
  • Timothy Smith,
  • David Hecker,
  • David Brown
  • H. Frederick Kuehl
  • John Newman
  • David Gardels,                       Advisors Chair


  • Linda Andersen
  • Dr. Gail Baker
  • Sandra Bruns
  • Dr. Debra Reilly-Culver
  • Bradley Davis
  • Dr. Viv L. Ewing
  • Rob Gilmer
  • Dr. Frederick Hanna
  • Rachel Jacobson
  • Carter Jones
  • Vernie Jones
  • Connie Kinnear
  • Mark Maser
  • Brigitte McQueen-Shew
  • Robert Owen
  • Kim Simon
  • Mary Ann Strasheim
  • Jerry Syslo
  • Chris Tombrello
  • Dr. James Tracy
  • Anne Thorne Weaver
  • Jim Winner


Former Board Members


  • Richard Holland
  • James H. Keene III


Roger Weitz
General Director
402.346.4398 ext. 105

Jenny Daggett
Director of Finance and Human Resources
402.346.4398 ext. 108

Katie Broman
Director of Marketing and Public Relations
402.346.4398 ext. 204


Blythe Watkins
Director of Artistic Administration
402.346.4398 ext. 203

J. Gawf
Resident Music Director
402.346.4398 ext. 201

Betsye Paragas
Director of Community Relations
402.346.4398 ext. 106

Howard Coffin
Audience Development and Sales Manager
402.346.4398 ext. 111

Dimitri Kontos
Engagement Programs Manager
402.346.4398 ext. 107

Jessica Blackman
Annual Fund Manager
402.346.4398 ext. 109

Kat Pursell
Production Manager
402.346.4398 ext. 206

Jesse Koza
Artistic Associate
402.346.4398 ext. 217


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