Our Staff

Contact a member of the staff by department e-mails or send an email to: info@phoenixsymphony.org.

President's Office   president@phoenixsymphony.org
President & CEO   Jim Ward
Executive Vice President and COO   Alison Johnston
Assistant to the President   Joan Hosey
Symphony Operations   operations@phoenixsymphony.org
General Manager   Jeff Hunsinger
Interim Production and Stage Manager   Blue Martin
Operations Manager   Andy Campbell
Manager of Artistic Planning   Matthew Feldman
Orchestra Personnel Manager   Damien Shindelman
Head Librarian   Heather Jackson
Assistant Librarian   Chris Skyles
Assistant Orchestra Personnel Manager   Karen Bea
Education & Community Engagement   education@phoenixsymphony.org
Director of Education 
& Community Engagement
  Valerie Bontrager
Education Assistant   Ben Baer
Development   development@phoenixsymphony.org
Associate Vice President of Development   Loren Bouchard, CFRE
Senior Manager of Major Gifts   Karen Thorn
Development Associate   Taylor Buxbaum
Marketing & Public Relations   publicrelations@phoenixsymphony.org
Director of Marketing   Todd Vigil
Marketing Manager   Angela Palmer
Marketing & Public Relations Assistant   Lisa Kennell
Tessitura Application Specialist   Michelle Usadel
Finance    finance@phoenixsymphony.org 
Director of Finance    Kelly Dwyer
Accounting Manager
  Monique Newman
Accounting Assistant   Cynthia Oliver
Patron Services   boxoffice@phoenixsymphony.org
Patron Services Manager   Amanda Citrowske
Patron Services Concierge   Debbie Damon
Patron Services Representative   Ignacia Conchas 
Patron Services Representative   Naomi Martinez-Goldstick
Patron Services Representative   Anna Perretta
Patron Services Representative   Juli Smith
Patron Services Representative   Jen Springman
Human Resources hr@phoenixsymphony.org
Director of Human Resources Rena Cruse, SPHR 
Payroll Assistant   Joanna Garrison
Information Systems tpsis@phoenixsymphony.org
Director of Information Systems  Randall A. Mitchell