Staff

Staff Roster

ADMINISTRATION
Paul Helfrich
President & CEO
(937) 224-3521 x1108
Teri Warwick
Chief Financial Officer
(937) 224-3521 x1132
Sue Martin
Accounting Manager
(937) 224-3521 x1110
Lynette Atkinson
Administrative/Marketing Assistant
(937) 224-3521 x1100

ARTISTIC
Karen Russo Burke
Artistic Director - Dayton Ballet
(937) 224-3521 x1223
Tom Bankston
Artistic Director - Dayton Opera
(937) 224-3521 x1092
Neal Gittleman
Artistic Director & Conductor -
Dayton Philharmonic
Patrick Reynolds
Associate Conductor - Dayton Philharmonic; Conductor - Dayton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra
Jessica Hung
Concertmaster/Associate Artistic Director - Chamber Music
Betsey Hofeldt
Philharmonic Youth Strings Conductor
Kara Camfield
Philharmonic Junior Strings Conductor

DEVELOPMENT
Jeremy Davit
Chief Development Officer
(937) 224-3521 x1115
Karen Dempsey Volke
Director of Planned Giving and Special Initiatives
(937) 224-3521 x1137
Dennis TenWolde
Director of Institutional Giving
(937) 224-3521 x1111
Cherie Burks
Development Coordinator
(937) 224-3521 x1133
Amanda Spoon
Development Associate
(937) 224-3521 x1102

EDUCATION
Ruth Reveal
Director of Education
(937) 224-3521 x1118
Alex Ignatiou
Education Program Coordinator
(937) 224-3521 x1140
Anne Davis
Ballet School Administrator
(937) 223-1542
(937) 224-3521 x1222
Carol Jean Heller
Ballet School Receptionist
(937) 223-1542
(937) 224-3521 x1222

MARKETING
Margaret Williams
Interim Chief Marketing Officer
(937) 224-3521 x1109
Angela Whitehead
Communications & Media Manager
(937) 224-3521 x1138
Sherry Wells
Patron & Promotions Manager
(937) 224-3521 x1114

OPERATIONS
Eric Strohecker
Director of Production and Operations
(937) 224-3521 x1319
Milena Treer
Artistic Administrator – Opera
(937) 224-3521 x1091
Cory Wilhite
Artistic Administrator – Ballet
(937) 224-3521 x1144
James Edwards-Kenion
Orchestra Production Manager
(937) 224-3521 x1317
Emily Duffin
Production Stage Manager
(937) 224-3521 x1136
Lyn Baudendistel
Wardrobe Supervisor
(937) 224-3521 x1227
Jane Varella
Orchestra Personnel Manager
(937) 224-3521 x1301
Eric Knorr
Orchestra Librarian
(937) 224-3521 x1303

GENERAL COUNSEL

Coolidge Wall, LPA