Our Board

Melissa Snoza, Executive Director, ex-officio, Algonquin IL
Faculty, Carthage College and DePaul University

Bill Bein, President, Chicago IL
Former Lead Designer, Achieve Global

Kenneth Robinson, Vice President, Chicago IL
Vice President, Worldwide Operations, and Technology, The Northern Trust

Jocelyn Saxon, Treasurer, Chicago IL
Associate Director, Global Investment Solutions, UBS Global Asset Management

Edward W. Gray
Investment Advisor, Financial Solutions Advisory Group

Charlene Kluegel, Evanston IL
Violinist, Fifth House Ensemble

PROFESSIONAL ADVISORS

Janet Barrett
Marilyn Pflederer Zimmerman Endowed Scholar in Music Education, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Chelsea Valenzo Duggan
Founder, Milestar Babes

Scott Harrison
Executive Director, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

Edna Landau
Director of Career Development, The Colburn School
Former Sr. Vice President and Managing Director, IMG Artists

Brad Norton, PHR, PMP
Quota and Incentives Manager, Abbott Laboratories Founder, Norton Creative Solution

Donna E. Norton, Ph.D.
Curriculum Specialist, Author, Pressor Emerita, Texas A&M University

Dr. Penny Silvers, Ed.D.
Curriculum Specialist, Faculty, DePaul University School of Education

Dr. Rita Simo
Founder, People’s Music School

Caen Thomason-Redus
Senior Director of Community & Learning
Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Allison M. Volkman
Development Consultant, AMV Consulting

ARTISTIC ADVISORS

James Buckhouse
Corporate Marketing Director, Twitter

Cliff Colnot
Principal Conductor, Civic Orchestra of Chicago, Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s MusicNOW Series

Russell Dagon
Former Professor of Clarinet, Northwestern University

Gail Williams
Professor of Horn, Northwestern University Founding Member, Chicago Chamber Musicians

Victor Yampolsky
Director of Orchestras, Northwestern University