Board of Directors

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


  • Linda Andersen
  • Dr. Gail Baker
  • Sandra Bruns
  • Bradley Davis
  • Dr. Viv L. Ewing
  • Washington Garcia
  • Rob Gilmer
  • Dr. Frederick Hanna
  • Caroline Hinrichs
  • Mark Hinrichs
  • Rachel Jacobson
  • Carter Jones
  • Vernie Jones
  • Connie Kinnear
  • Mark Maser
  • Brigitte McQueen-Shew
  • Robert Owen
  • Dr. Debra Reilly-Culver
  • 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


Blythe Watkins
Director of Artistic Administration
402.346.4398 ext. 203

J. Gawf
Resident Music Director
402.346.4398 ext. 201

Kat Pursell
Production Manager
402.346.4398 ext. 206

Jesse Koza
Artistic Associate
402.346.4398 ext. 217

Community Engagement

Dimitri Kontos
Engagement Programs Manager
402.346.4398 ext. 107

Marketing/Public Relations

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

Howard Coffin
Audience Development and Sales Manager
402.346.4398 ext. 111


Jessica Blackman
Development Director
402.346.4398 ext. 109


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