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ACSO Board of Directors

Our committed and talented Board meets quarterly and is comprised of leaders from the classical music community throughout the state of California.


Alan Mason
Board Member, Santa Rosa Symphony

Vice President

Sean Sutton
Executive VP & COO, Pacific Symphony

Vice President

Stephen Wilson
President & CEO, Fresno Philharmonic

Vice President

Paul Jan Zdunek
Managing Director, Nonprofit and Education Advisory Services, BDO


James Drummy
Board Member, Ojai Music Festival


Bettina Swigger
Executive Director, Festival Mozaic


Aubrey Bergauer, Executive Director, California Symphony
Jeri Crawford, President, Las Vegas Philharmonic
Sonia Marie De Leon De Vega, Music Director, Santa Cecilia Orchestra
Lacey Huszcza, Senior Director of Advancement & Strategic Engagement, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Mireya Asturias Jones, Board Member, Los Angeles Philharmonic Affiliates
Dean McVay, Board Member, San Bernardino Symphony
John Mangum, President & Artistic Director, Philharmonic Society of Orange County
Kathryn R. Martin, Leadership Transition Strategist/Executive Coach, Kathryn R. Martin Consulting
Meghan Martineau, Director, Artistic Planning, Los Angeles Philharmonic
Maya Rath, General Manager, Oakland Symphony
Nicola Reilly, Director of Institutional Advancement , Monterey Symphony
Janneke Straub, Director, Leadership Gifts, Los Angeles Opera
Oliver Theil, Director of Communications, San Francisco Symphony
Adrienne Valencia, Director of Youth Education, San Diego Symphony
Amy Williams, Director of Education & Community Engagement, Santa Barbara Symphony
Donna M. Williams, Board Member, Oakland Symphony; Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
John Wineglass, Composer, JW Productions, LLC

Directors Emeriti

Suzanne Dewar, Pebble Beach
Polly Fisher, Executive Director (ret.), Santa Rosa Symphony
G. Michael Gehret, Associate Director (ret.), Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton
Sharon C. McNalley, Board Member, Philharmonic Society of Orange County; Hutchins Consort
Stephen (Mike) Morris, Past President, Ojai Music Festival
Kelly Ruggirello, Executive Director, Long Beach Symphony
Deborah Rutter, President, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Kris Sinclair, Executive Director Emeritus, Association of California Symphony Orchestras
Louis G. Spisto, Lou Spisto Arts Management LLC
Joseph Truskot, Staff Writer, The Salinas Californian