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
Daniel Brier
Daniel Brier
Resident Conductor
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 Initatives | Office Administration

Suzanne Weeldreyer
Director of Grants & Administration


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

Erik Shinn
Director of Operations
Victoria "Tori" Jackson
Assistant Director of Operations & Personnel Manager
Sara Churchill
Austin McWilliams
Stage Manager

Education & Community Engagement

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

Elizabeth Youker
Director of Education & Community Engagement
Cindy Cross
Manager of Community Partnerships
Rufus Ferguson
Education Manager
Donielle Hetrick
KSO After-School Program Manager


Fundraising | Corporate Sponsorships | Endowment | Planning Giving | Capital Campaigns

Christopher Schram
Director of Development
Derl Oberlin
Donor Services Manager


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

Julie White
Director of Marketing
Nicole Reedy
Director of Creative Design
Hazel James
Patron Services Manager


Financial Planning | Accounting | Budget | Staff Personnel Management

Pamela "Pam" Brenzing
Director of Finance & Human Resources
Terri Hunter
Financial Analyst
Melissa Shufelt