Ashley Wheater

Artistic Director

Greg Cameron

Executive Director

Kathleen Hechinger

Deputy Director & Chief Financial Officer


Karine Provost, Academy Director

Raymond Rodriguez, Head of Studio Company & Trainee Program

Karin Ellis-Wentz, Head of Pre-Professional Programs

Sally Braybrooks, Academy Associate and Social Media Coordinator

Bridget Holmes, Communications Coordinator

Sarah Mazzulla, Student Services Administrator

Cara Scrementi, Academy Production Manager


Gerard Charles, Director of Artistic Operations/Ballet Master

Nicolas Blanc, Ballet Master/Principal Coach

Adam Blyde, Ballet Master

Suzanne Lopez, Ballet Master

Community Engagement

Erica Lynette Edwards, Director of Community Engagement

Elizabeth Salmonowicz, Community Engagement Manager

Evelyn Sanchez, Community Engagement Coordinator

Michael Smith, Community Engagement Coordinator

Linda Swayze, Community Engagement Coordinator

Company Administration & Production

Blair Baldwin, Company Manager

Louie Baxter, Production Manager

Erin Brown, Artistic & Production Administrative Assistant

Katherine Selig, Principal Stage Manager

Amanda Heuermann, Stage Manager

Ellie Cotey, Head of Wardrobe

Gregg Benkovich, Shoe Manager

Alicja Klosek, Head of Hair & Make-up

Brady Jarvis, Head Electrician

Bryan Schoettle, Head Carpenter

Gregg Moeller, Head Props

George Paulin, Sound Engineer

Marybeth Cave, Assistant Electrician

Steven Lange, Flyman


Sarai Hoffman, Chief Development Officer

Rose Dillon, Development Associate

Julia Doherty, Director of Major Gifts

Vince Firpo, Associate Director of Donor Relations

Jerry Ochoa, Assistant Director of Individual Giving

Chelsea Robinson, Manager of Events

Petrina Suiter, Assistant Director of Institutional Giving

Courtney Tan, Part-time Women's Board Coordinator

Finance & Operations

Kathleen Hechinger, Deputy Director & Chief Financial Officer

Aaron Glynn, Database Analyst

Paul Key, Director of Technology

John Kurtz, Director of Facility Operations

Lakesha Kuye, Staff Accountant

Lauren Martin, Assistant to the Executive Director

Terry McDonough, Controller

Christine O'Brien, Board Manager

Abby Smith, Administrative Assistant

Amy Wicklund, Director of Human Resources

Erin Winkler, Payroll & Accounts Payable Coordinator


Brian Smith, Chief Marketing Officer

Colene Byrd, Director of Sales & Patron Services

Kyle Cornell, Patron Services Associate

Vicki Crain, Marketing Manager

Allison Diamond, Patron Services Associate

Sam Fain, Group Sales Manager

Fernando Fernandez, Patron Services Associate

Sarah Fiala, Marketing Director

Casey Peek, Patron Services & Marketing Associate

Alisa Phillips, Partron Services Associate


Scott Speck, Music Director

Paul James Lewis, Principal Pianist/Music Administrator

Grace Kim, Company Pianist

Kirk Muspratt, Cover Conductor