Meet the people who work behind the scenes of the symphony. From the President’s Office to the Guest Services Center, we pride ourselves on helping the DSO maintain the highest standards of excellence.

Executive Office

KIM NOLTEMY, Ross Perot President & CEO
p: 214.871.4530

NISHI BADHWAR, Olga & Yuri Anshelevich Manager of Orchestra Personnel
p: 214.871.4061

QUIN PHILLIPS, Executive Assistant to the President & CEO
p: 214.871.4013

NICOLE MENDYKA, Assistant Personnel Manager
p: 214.871.4068

Equity, Diversity, Inclusion & Social Impact

GLYNE A. GRIFFITH II, DBA , CDP, CSR, Vice President of Equity, Diversity, Inclusion & Social Impact
p: 214.871.4070

Artistic Operations

KATIE MCGUINNESS,  Wildenthal Families Vice President of Artistic Operations
p: 214.871.4048

TOM BREKHUS, Senior Production & Pops Concerts Manager
p: 214.871.4018

MELANIE GILMORE, Chorus Librarian
p: 214.871.4076

ROBERT GREER, Assistant Librarian
p: 214.871.4073

EMMA JENSEN, Dallas Symphony Children’s Chorus Operations Manager
p: 214.393.2898

TODD JOINER, Senior Manager of Artistic Administration
p: 214.871.4566

ELLIE LIN, Dallas Symphony Children’s Chorus Artistic Director
p: 469.809.4120

MICHAEL LYSINGER, Chorus Administrator
p: 214.871.4084

PAULA OLSEN, Dallas Symphony Children’s Chorus Artistic Manager
p: 214.393.2896

KAREN SCHNACKENBERG, Jessie D. & E. B. Godsey Principal Librarian
p: 214.871.4069

SCOTT WALZEL, Consultant for Orchestra Community Development & Outreach
p: 214.871.4009

MARK WILSON, Associate Principal Librarian
p: 214.871.4074

Orchestra Operations & Education

NATHAN LUTZ, Vice President of Orchestra Operations & Education
p: 214.871.4020

ASHLEY ALARCON, Young Musicians Manager
p: 214.871.4544

ALAN BELL, Assistant Stage Manager
p: 214.871.4526

p: 214.871.4526

JENNIFER GUZMÁN, Thomas & Roberta Corbett Director of Education
p: 214.871.4019

SARAH HATLER, Education Manager
p: 214.871.4006

STEPHANIE IZAGUIRRE, Young Musicians Coordinator
p: 214.871.4031

CAROLYN JABR, Young Strings Manager
p: 214.871.4083

BEN SPAGNUOLO,  Artistic Operations Coordinator
p: 214.871.4029

KENNETH WINSTON, Lighting Technician
p: 214.871.4526

ROBERTO ZAMBRANO, Artistic Director of Young Musicians Program
p: 214.871.4088


TERRY LOFTIS, Chief Advancement & Revenue Officer
p: 214.871.4516

RAMIRO CABALLERO, Individual Giving Coordinator
p: 214.871.4515

JON EDIGER, Corporate Relations Coordinator
p: 214.871.4027

TANNER GARRETT, Manager of Individual Giving
p: 214.871.4080

LILIAN E. GODSEY, Manager of Donor Stewardship
p: 214.871.4042

DENVER HOOD, Executive Administrator
p: 214.871.4028

WHITNEY MACDONALD, Major Gifts Officer
p: 214.871.4047

TONI MILLER, CAP®, Director of Individual Giving
p: 214.871.4078

ALEX SMALL, Manager of Events & Board Engagement
p: 214.871.4077

SARAH WHITLING, Director of Institutional & Board Engagement
p: 214.871.4062

MATTHEW ZAPATA, Development Coordinator
p: 214.871.4529

Advancement Operations & Analytics

ALMA DELIA VEGA, CAPM®, Director of Advancement Operations & Analytics
p: 214.871.4043

ALISA STONE, Development Operations Coordinator
p: 214.871.4007

ADAM WALLMAN, Manager of Marketing Research & Analytics
p: 214.871.4075

Sales and Marketing

TERRY LOFTIS, Chief Advancement & Revenue Officer
p: 214.871.4516

LIZBETH AKOP, Group Sales Representative
p: 214.981.2973

KATHRYN BARRETT, Symphony Store Manager
p: 214.871.4066

JENNA BUCKLEY, Marketing Associate
p: 214.871.4038

ERIC BURLESON, Guest Services Concert Associate
p: 214.981.2929

ELISA CAMPOS, Senior Manager of Guest Services & Ticket Operations
p: 214.981.2926 

ASHLEY EISENGA, Creative Services Manager
p: 214.871.4046

CARLA EWING, Guest Services Manager
p: 214.981.2934

CORRI GREENE, Graphic Designer
p: 214.871.4032

Tanner Hanley, Managing Director of Marketing
p: 214.871.4060

ERIC LANDRUM, Director of Experiential Marketing & Media Engagement
p: 214.871.4065

ALEX MOFFITT, Guest Services Coordinator
p: 214.981.2925

VANNESA NATES, Digital Marketing Manager
p: 214.871.4082

DANIELLE REEVES, Lead Graphic Designer
p: 214.871.4054

SABRINA SIGGERS, Group Sales Representative
p: 214.981.2974

PAUL TORRES, Guest Services Manager
p: 214.981.2938

STEPHANIE WATSON, Guest Services Coordinator
p: 214.981.2927


DENISE MCGOVERN, Vice President of Communications & Media
p: 214.871.4024

ANALIESE WHITE, Communications & Media Coordinator
p: 214.871.4081

Community Relations, Meyerson Facilities & Human Resources 

DEBI PEÑA, Chief Administrative Officer
p: 214.871.4089

CARL BAINES, Desktop/Systems Administrator
p: 214.871.4026

CELIA BARSHOP, Director, Sales & Operations
p: 214.871.4041

JAZ CLAYBORNE, Security Supervisor
p: 214.871.4055

CAMERON CONYER, Audio/Video Specialist
p: 214.871.4531

AMANDA COOK, Payroll & Human Resources Manager
p: 214.871.4021

AVERY GAUTHIER, Audio Technician
p: 214.871.4087

KIMBERLY KONIECKI, Sr. Manager, Sales & Operations
p: 214.871.4058

DAVID LANE, Director of IT
p: 214.871.4023

LAMAR LIVINGSTON, Director of Technical Operations
p: 214.871.4059

SHAWN MAHAN, Lead House Manager
p: 214.871.4085

KYRA MCGUIRK, Recruiting & HR Specialist
p: 214.871.4050

MARK ANTHONY GARCIA, Supply & Facilities Coordinator
p: 214.871.4017

ANDREW POLANSKY, Lighting Technician
p: 214.871.4012

JUDITH WASHINGTON, Data Quality Associate
p: 214.871.4040

ROGER WILLIS, Assistant House Manager
p: 214.871.4056

ADRIAN ZEIGLER, Security Manager
p: 214.871.4053

Finance & Administration

DREW CAMERON, Chief Financial Officer
p: 214.871.4008

MONICA BENZMILLER, Senior Manager of Budgeting & Financial Analysis
p: 214.871.4030

CECILIA RAUSCHUBER, Accounts Payable Coordinator
p: 214.871.4022

JULIE RIBECA, Accounting Administrator
p: 214.871.4015

p: 214.871.4014

DANESHA VOSS, Senior Staff Accountant
p: 214.871.4064

Volunteer Services

MALISKA HABA, Manager of Volunteer Services
p: 214.871.4005