Staff | Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra


The KSO staff is a collaborative, enthusiastic team focused on our mission to serve our community through outstanding musical listening and learning experiences. Our artistic leadership and executive director are joined by four full-time and two part-time senior staff, three full-time and eight part-time staff members, the musicians, and volunteers as we carry out this mission and make a difference in the community.


The KSO Artistic Team

Julian Kuerti
Julian Kuerti
Music Director
Raymond Harvey
Raymond Harvey
Music Director Emeritus

Executive Office

KSO Senior Leadership

Jessica Mallow Gulley
Jessica Mallow Gulley
Executive Director


Grants | Foundation & Government Agency Relations | New Initiatives | Office Administration

Suzanne Weeldreyer
Administrative Director
Garret Jones
Senior Executive Assistant & Development Officer


Concert Scheduling & Production |  Musician Personnel Management | Music Purchase & Preparation | Stage Management 

Open Position
Director of Operations
Joe Mosketti
Operations & Stage Manager
Sara Churchill
Jordan DeWester
Personnel Manager

Education & Community Engagement

School Programs | Community Collaborations | Family Events | Sensory-Friendly Programming | Educator Resources 

Elizabeth Youker
Director of Education & Community Engagement
Cindy Cross
Assistant Director of Education
Lexi Terrian
After-School Program Manager
Brenda Swanson
Education Coordinator
Open Position
Kids In Tune Site Coordinator


Fundraising | Corporate Sponsorships | Endowment | Planning Giving | Capital Campaigns | Multi-Year Pledges

Christopher Schram
Director of Development
Gretchen Bonnema
Donor Engagement Coordinator


Box Office | Patron Services | Design | Publications | Marketing | Advertising | Media Relations

Sydney Schless
Director of Marketing & Communications
Nicole Reedy
Director of Creative Design
Haley Cyr
Marketing & Patron Relationship Manager


Financial Planning | Accounting | Budget | Staff Personnel Management

Pam Brenzing
Director of Finance & Human Resources
Sarah Larson