Ashley Wheater

Artistic Director

Greg Cameron

Executive Director

Kathleen Hechinger

Deputy Director & Chief Financial Officer


Gerard Charles, Director of Artistic Operations/Ballet Master

Nicolas Blanc, Ballet Master/Principal Coach

Company Administration & Production

Claude Binder, Director of Production

Blair Baldwin, Company Manager

Karen Berry, Project Manager

Erin Brown, Artistic & Production Administrative Assistant

Katherine Selig, Principal Stage Manager

Amanda Heuermann, Stage Manager

Gregg Benkovich, Shoe Manager

Alicja Klosek, Head of Hair & Make-up

Brady Jarvis, Head Electrician

Bryan Schoettle, Head Carpenter

Gregg Moeller, Head Props

Brian Stream, Master Sound Engineer

Marybeth Cave, Assistant Electrician

Steven Lange, Flyman


Sarai Hoffman, Chief Development Officer

Julia Doherty, Director of Major Gifts

Chelsea Lyman, Manager of Events

Allie McCarthy, Assistant Director of Individual Giving

Anne Puotinen, Director of Development

Petrina Suiter, Assistant Director of Institutional Giving

Courtney Tan, Part-time Women's Board Coordinator

Dan Toot, Development Assistant


Brian Smith, Chief Marketing Officer

Colene Byrd, Director of Sales & Patron Services

Vicki Crain, Marketing Manager

Sarah Fiala, Marketing Director

Claire Kaiser, Patron Services Associate

Herbert Migdoll, Director of Special Projects

Maggie Miller, Group Sales Manager

Casey Peek, Patron Services & Marketing Associate

Alisa Phillips, Patron Services Associate

Connor Pickett, Patron Services Associate

Finance & Operations

Kathleen Hechinger, Deputy Director & Chief Financial Officer

Paul Key, Director of Technology

John Kurtz, Director of Facility Operations

Lakesha Kuye, Staff Accountant

Terry McDonough, Controller

Christine O'Brien, Board Manager and Executive Assistant to the Executive Director

Alison Plott, Development & Finance Administrative Assistant

Amy Wicklund, Director of Human Resources

Erin Winkler, Payroll & Accounts Payable Coordinator


Scott Speck, Music Director

Paul James Lewis, Principal Pianist/Music Administrator

Grace Kim, Company Pianist

Russell Vinick, Cover Conductor


Alexei Kremnev, Academy Artistic Director

Anna Reznik, Academy Artistic Director

Karine Provost, Academy Managing Director

Karin Ellis-Wentz, Academy Faculty

Anna Frient, Communications and Relations Coordinator

Katerina Herder, Academy Production Manager

Bridget Holmes, Academy Associate

Sarah Mazzulla, Student Services Administrator

Community Engagement

Erica Lynette Edwards, Director of Community Engagement

A.J. Gaither, Community Engagement Business Administrator

Willy Shives, Community Engagement Coordinator

Michael Smith, Community Engagement Coordinator

Linda Swayze, Community Engagement Coordinator