Staff

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 three 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.

KALAMAZOO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Julian Kuerti
Julian Kuerti
Music Director
Daniel Brier
Daniel Brier
Resident Conductor
Raymond Harvey
Raymond Harvey
Music Director Emeritus

Executive Office

Jessica Mallow Gulley
Jessica Mallow Gulley
Executive Director

Operations

Open Position
Director of Operations
Victoria "Tori" Jackson
Assistant Director of Operations & Personnel Manager
Sara Churchill
Librarian
Austin McWilliams
Stage Manager

Education & Community Engagement

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

Development

Suzanne Weeldreyer
Director of Grants & Administration
Christopher Schram
Director of Development
Derl Oberlin
Donor Services Manager

Communications

Marketing | Media Relations | Patron Services | Box Office

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

FINANCE & ADMINISTRATION

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