Meet Our Staff

All of us here at The Symphony are here because we are avid lovers of great music! We want to make your experience as wonderful as possible. Whether it’s seeking your favorite seats in the house for one of our live performances at The Lensic, inquiring about membership in one of our Clubs or Circles, or looking to support The Symphony through one of our many giving options, we’re here to help!

Cameron R. Haight Business Director
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since 2015
Kathryn Nun Public Relations & Box Office Manager
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since 2006
Jane Barry Development & Patron Services Administrator
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since 2011
Maura Goodin Administrative Assistant & Foundation Administrator
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since 2015
Nicolle Maniaci Personnel Manager; Principal Second Violin
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since 1998
Curtis Mark Stage Manager
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
Julia Erdmann Hyams Librarian
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since

Meet Our Board

Alan Mar, Ph.D. Director, Board of Directors; Violin I
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since 1998
Allegra Askew Director, Board of Directors; Viola
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since 2004
Anne Eisfeller Director, Board of Directors; Principal Harp
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since 1998
Barbara G. Roush Director, Board of Directors; Chorus Representative to The Santa Fe Symphony Board, The Symphony Chorus Council
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
Byron Herrington Director, Board of Directors; Principal Trombone
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since 1999
Dana E. Winograd Vice President, Board of Directors; Principal Cello, The Dr. Penelope Penland Principal Cello Chair
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since 1999
Dr. Penelope Penland Vice President, Board of Directors; Director Emerita, The Foundation Board
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
E. Franklin Hirsch Director, Board of Directors
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
Emily Erb Director, Board of Directors; Clarinet
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since 2009
Frances E. Richards Vice President, Board of Directors
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
James M. Griffith Director, Board of Directors
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
James R. Derryberry Director, Board of Directors
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
Joel Becktell Director, Board of Directors; Assistant Principal Cello
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since 2004
Kurt Hausafus, Ph.D. Treasurer, Board of Directors
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since 2011
Mark Johnson Director, Board of Directors
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
Mary L. Azcuenaga Director, Board of Directors
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
Maureen Carusona Director, Board of Directors
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
Michael Dawson Director, Board of Directors
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
Michael E. Melody Vice President, Board of Directors; Director Emeritus, The Foundation Board
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
Michael J. Shockro, Esq. Director, Board of Directors
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
Richard Rudman, M.D. Director, Board of Directors; Chair, Music Education Committee
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since
Teresa Pierce Director, Board of Directors; Advisor, The Foundation Board
With The Santa Fe Symphony Since

Meet Our Directors

Three leaders keep the wheels turning in our administrative offices and governing boards. Founder and Executive Director Gregory Heltman sets down his trumpet five days a week to manage The Symphony's day-to-day operations. Our Board presidents are Operations Board President James Griffith, newly elected this past year, and Michael DeGenring, President of The Foundation Board. Click on their photos to learn more!