Board of Directors

The Waring’s General Board of Directors meets two to three times a year. The Executive Committee is elected from the standing board to make executive decisions and set policy. The Officers are elected by the Executive Board. The Executive Committee meets as often as needed, usually 10 times a year. We are proud to announce the 2016-2017 Board of Directors.

HONORARY ARTISTIC BOARD

  • Francesco Carotenuto
  • Richard and John Contigulia
  • Peter Duchin
  • Marilyn Horne
  • Marta Casals Istomin
  • Byron Janis
  • Gladys Krenek
  • Anton Nel
  • Carlo Ponti, Jr.
  • David Robertson
  • Ann Schein
  • Orli Shaham
  • Herbert Stessin (in memoriam)
  • Earl Wild (in memoriam)

BOARD OF DIRECTORS (2016-2017)

EXECUTIVE BOARD

  • Peggy Cravens, President
  • Sandra Cooper Woodson, 1st Vice President
  • Dr. Gerald Benston,  Vice President, Grants (In Memoriam)
  • John Bayless, Artistic Director & Composer in Residence
  • Michael Rolland Davis, Competition Producer
  • Bruce Franchini, Vice President, Production / Marketing (In Memoriam)
  • Al Jones, Vice President, Marketing & Personnel
  • Bill Bramer, Treasurer
  • Dr. Joan RuBane, Ass’t Treasurer
  • Suz Hunt, Ass’t Treasurer & Vice President, Strategic Planning
  • Dr. Charles Monell, Secretary & Parliamentarian
  • Rev. Patty Spicer, Vice President, Key Players
  • JoAnn Wellner, Vice President, Development
  • Mary Ellen Blanton
  • Joe Giarrusso
  • Joyce Stein

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

GENERAL BOARD

  • Betty Baxter
  • Lillian Birer-Lapidus (In Memoriam)
  • Cissie Bramer
  • Jean C. Carrus
  • Isabel Chapman
  • Lois Darr
  • Paula Kozlen (in Memoriam)
  • Dr. William Kroonen
  • Mary Latta
  • Linda Lechlitner
  • Bill Marx
  • Dr. Earl Mason (in Memoriam)
  • Penny Mason
  • Michael Masser (in Memoriam)
  • Charlotte Mennillo
  • Robin Montgomery
  • Mike Napoli
  • Mrs. Robert Pond
  • Mary Lou Solomon

EMERITI: