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

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

Orchestra Personnel

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

Advancement & Revenue

TERRY LOFTIS, Chief Advancement & Revenue Officer
p: 214.871.4516

DENVER HOOD, Executive Administrator
p: 214.871.4028

Advancement Operations & Analytics

JAMES RYAN JILLSON, Director of Analytics
p: 214.871.4043

MARI RAMIREZ, Manager of Advancement Operations and Analytics
p: 214.871.4007

LUNA LOPEZ, Advancement Operations Coordinator
p: 214.871.4038


TONI MILLER, CAP®, Managing Director of Development
p: 214.871.4078

RAMIRO CABALLERO, Individual Giving Coordinator
p: 214.871.4515

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

p: 214.871.4047

p: 214.871.4045

ALEX SMALL, Senior Manager of Individual Giving & Board Engagement
p: 214.871.4077

MARK VALENZUELA, Manager of Prospect Research & Foundations
p: 214.871.4529

Events & Volunteer Services

J. DENTON BRICKER, Director of Events & Volunteer Services
p: 214.871.4011

MALISKA HABA, Manager of Volunteer Services
p: 214.871.4005

AVERIE WOMACK, Events Coordinator
p: 214.871.4090

Marketing & Guest Services

TANNER HANLEY, Managing Director of Marketing
p: 214.871.4060

LIZBETH AKOP, Group Sales Representative
p: 214.981.2973

KATHRYN BARRETT, Symphony Store Manager
p: 214.871.4066

ELISA CAMPOS, Director of Ticketing & Guest Services
p: 214.981.2926 

ASHLEY EISENGA, Creative Services Manager
p: 214.871.4046

CARLA EWING, Guest Services Manager
p: 214.981.2934

CLAIRE FREDRICK, Guest Services Manager
p: 214.981.2953

NATALIE KREIDLER, Graphic & Digital Media Designer
p: 214.871.4075

ERIC LANDRUM, Director of Media
p: 214.871.4065

ALEX MOFFITT, Guest Services Coordinator
p: 214.981.2925

VANNESA NATES, Digital Marketing Manager
p: 214.871.4082

DANIELLE REEVES, Senior Graphic Designer
p: 214.871.4054

SABRINA SIGGERS, Group Sales Representative
p: 214.981.2974

PAUL TORRES, Ticket Operations Manager
p: 214.981.2938

STEPHANIE WATSON, Guest Services Coordinator
p: 214.981.2927

BRI WEIBLE, Marketing Project Coordinator & Copywriter

Artistic Operations

KATIE MCGUINNESS,  Wildenthal Families Chief Artistic Officer
p: 214.871.4048

TOM BREKHUS, Director of Orchestra Operations & Pops Programming
p: 214.871.4018

BEN SPAGNUOLO, Manager of Artistic Operations & Touring
p: 214.871.4029

TODD JOINER, Senior Manager of Artistic Administration
p: 214.871.4566

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

Dallas Symphony Children’s Chorus

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

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

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

LIZBETH TAPIA, Dallas Symphony Children’s Chorus Site Coordinator
p: 214.393.2895

Dallas Symphony Chorus

ANTHONY BLAKE CLARK, Dallas Symphony Chorus Director, Jean D. Wilson Chair
p: 214.871.4542

MICHAEL LYSINGER, Chorus Administrator
p: 214.871.4084


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

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

ASHLEY ALARCON, Young Musicians Manager
p: 214.871.4544

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

ALEXANDRIA UNDERBRINK, Young Musicians Coordinator
p: 214.871.4025

Stage Crew

p: 214.871.4526

ALAN BELL, Assistant Stage Manager
p: 214.871.4526

KENNETH WINSTON, Lighting Technician
p: 214.871.4526

Music Library

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

MELANIE GILMORE, Choral Librarian
p: 214.871.4076

ROBERT GREER, Assistant Librarian
p: 214.871.4073

MARK WILSON, Associate Principal Librarian
p: 214.871.4074


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

CHELSEY NORRIS, Director of Communications
p: 214.871.4063

ANALIESE WHITE, Communications & Media Manager
p: 214.871.4081

Community Relations, Meyerson Facilities & Human Resources 

DEBI PEÑA, Chief Administrative Officer
p: 214.871.4089

p: 214.871.4057

Human Resources

AMANDA COOK, Senior Payroll & Human Resources Manager
p: 214.871.4021

MARK ANTHONY GARCIA, Supply & Facilities Coordinator
p: 214.871.4517

KYRA MCGUIRK, Recruiting & HR Specialist
p: 214.871.4050

Information Technology

DAVID LANE, Director of IT
p: 214.871.4023

CARL BAINES, Desktop/Systems Administrator
p: 214.871.4026

JUDITH WASHINGTON, Data Quality Associate
p: 214.871.4040

Meyerson Sales & Operations

CELIA BARSHOP, Managing Director of Meyerson Sales & Operations
p: 214.871.4041

AMANDA BURTNESS, Lighting Technician

JAZ CLAYBORNE, Security Supervisor
p: 214.871.4055

CAMERON CONYER, Audio/Video Specialist
p: 214.871.4531

AVERY GAUTHIER, Audio Technician
p: 214.871.4087

GERARDO GUERRERO, Lighting Technician
p: 214.871.4012

TAMERA HURDLE, Event Operations Manager
p: 214.871.4093

KIMBERLY KONIECKI, Director of Meyerson Sales & Operations
p: 214.871.4058

LAMAR LIVINGSTON, Director of Technical Operations
p: 214.871.4059

SHAWN MAHAN, Lead House Manager
p: 214.871.4085

TOM PILKINTON, Audio Technician
p: 214.871.4531

ROGER WILLIS, Assistant House Manager
p: 214.871.4056

ADRIAN ZEIGLER, Senior Security Manager
p: 214.871.4053

Equity, Diversity, Inclusion & Social Impact

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


MELISSA RUTLEDGE, Chief Financial Officer
p: 214.871.4008

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