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Artistic Director

Gil Boggs


Managing Director

Mark Chase
(303) 339-1628



Development Director
Adam Sexton
(303) 339-1714

Senior Major Gifts Officer
Allie Coppeak

Development Officer
Susan Stiff
(303) 598-0104

Development Associate-Events and Individual Giving
Maggie Blumer
(303) 339-1618

Development Associate-Database and Gift Fulfillment
Lauren Cregan
(303) 339-1640

Grants Manager
Tricia Schmuki
(303) 339-1722


Accounting Manager
Janina Blue
(303) 339-1625

Accounting Associate
Stephanie Kautz
(303) 339-1622

Boutique Manager
Edie Bell

Public Relations and

Public Relations and Marketing Manager
Sanya Andersen-Vie
(303) 339-1630

Marketing Associate and Graphic Designer
Tamar Moye
(303) 339-1613

Social Media and Marketing Assistant
Kendra Harris

Patron Services and Database

Patron Services and Database Manager
Taylor Clark
(303) 339-1723

Group Sales Manager
Molly Epstein
(303) 619-6196

Patron Services Representatives
(303) 339-1637

Elisabeth Link

Vanessa Pacheco



Academy Director
Valerie Madonia
(303) 339-1624

Academy Principal
Erica Fischbach
(303) 339-1620

Academy Business Manager
Julia Patterson
(303) 339-1634

Academy Administrator
Marlo Goff
(303) 339-1623

Lower Division Coordinator 
Kathi Crum

Academy Main
(303) 339-1623

For Academy faculty, click here.

Education & Community Engagement

Director of Education
Samantha Hyde
(303) 339-1619

Education Programs Manager
Jo Marie Hazelton
(303) 339-1632

For Education faculty, click here.


Ballet Mistress
Sandra Brown

Ballet Mistress
Lorita Travaglia

Music Director
& Principal Conductor
Adam Flatt

Associate Conductor
Catherine Sailer

Company Pianist
Natalia Arefieva


Technical Director and
Production Manager

Pete Nielson
(303) 339-1615

Production Stage Manager/
Facilities Manager

Vitali Prokhnitski
(303) 339-1617

Company Manager
Brandi Glass
(303) 339-1631

Wardrobe & Shoe Manager & Costume Designer
Shirin Lankarani
(303) 339-1626

Wardrobe Assistant Manager
Elijah Meader

Wardrobe Dressers
Jeffrey Parizotto
Monica Rose
Joe Tompkins

Wardrobe Volunteer
Rosemary Ellis

Company Physical Therapist
Mieke Braun Scripps MPT, DPT

Assistant Physical Therapist
Sarah Graham, MSPT

Master Carpenter Emeritus
David Jackson

Property Master Emeritus
David Jaramillo

Master Carpenter
Mark Duran

Assistant Carpenter/Head Flyman
Michael Duran

Lighting Director
Patrick “Red” Howard

Master Electrician
Susan Osborne

Property Master

Toni Steelmon

Micki McDanal

Drivers/Production Assistants
Robert J Harris
David MacEachen

Lorita Travaglia, L.Ac,
Dipl. CHM

Dr. David S. Shapiro

Massage Therapist
Stephen Jacoby, LMT

Company Photographers
Mike Watson
Allen Birnbach

Company Videographer
David Andrews

Orchestra Personnel Manager
Steve Simpson

Orchestra Librarian
Cynthia Mancinelli



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