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 2017-2018 Board of Directors.

HONORARY ARTISTIC BOARD

  • Francesco Carotenuto
  • Richard and John Contigulia
  • Peter Duchin
  • Marilyn Horne
  • Marta Casals Istomin
  • Byron Janis
  • Gladys Krenek (in Memoriam)
  • 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, Chairman of the Board
  • Sandra Cooper Woodson, President
  • Suz Hunt, First Vice President and Strategic Planning Chair
  • Dr. Gerald Benston,  Vice President, Grants (In Memoriam)
  • John Bayless, Artistic Director & Composer in Residence
  • Michael Rolland Davis, VP, Production
  • Bruce Franchini, Vice President, Production / Marketing (In Memoriam)
  • Al Jones, Vice President, Marketing
  • Bill Bramer, Treasurer
  • Dr. Joan RuBane, Ass’t Treasurer
  • Dr. Charles Monell, Secretary & Parliamentarian
  • Rev. Patty Spicer, Vice President, Key Players
  • JoAnn Wellner, Vice President, Development
  • Mary Ellen Blanton, Education Chair
  • Joyce Stein
  • Carole J. Westrick

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

GENERAL BOARD

  • Dr. Betty Baxter
  • Lillian Birer-Lapidus (In Memoriam)
  • Cissie Bramer
  • Jean C. Carrus
  • Isabel Chapman, Co-Chair Key Players
  • Lois Darr
  • Joe Giarrusso
  • Dr. William Kroonen
  • Mary Latta
  • Linda Lechlitner
  • Bill Marx
  • Dr. Earl Mason (in Memoriam)
  • Penny Mason
  • Michael Masser (in Memoriam)
  • Robin Montgomery, Chair Grants
  • Mike Napoli
  • Mary Lou Solomon

EMERITI: