Executive | 404-881-2258

Tomer Zvulun General & Artistic Director

Micah Fortson Managing Director


Artistic & Production | 404-591-2923

Arthur Fagen Carl & Sally Gable Music Director

Dave Smith Director of Production

Lauren Bailey Director of Artistic Administration

Jessica Kiger Audience Development & Education Manager

Rolando Salazar Interim Chorus Master/Music Administrator

Joanna Schmink Costumes Coordinator

Wade Thomas Artistic Services & Studio Manager

Brian August Production Stage Manager

Renee Varnas Assistant Stage Manager

Jody Cohen Production Coordinator

Justin Michel Lighting Supervisor

Mark McConnell Orchestra Personnel Manager

Christopher Dills Props Master


Finance & Administration | 404-881-8801

Inga V. Murro Controller

Ruth Strickland Bookkeeper

Kenneth Timmons Human Resources & Office Manager

Development | 404-881-8801

Rae Weimer Director of Development

Rachel Jorgensen Director of Development Operations

Daniel Britt Major Gifts Officer

Ripple Alkire Foundation & Grants Manager

James Tyson Annual Fund Manager

Brandon Gardner Project & Events Manager

Katie Lawrence Development Services & Database Manager

Laina Bennett Development Coordinator 


Marketing & Communications | 404-881-8801

Holly Hanchey Director of Marketing

Scott Hazleton Director of Media & Communications 

Renee Smiley Senior Manager, Ticketing Services

Matt Burkhalter Creative Services Manager

Rebecca Danis Marketing Manager



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