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Artistic Director

Gil Boggs 

Managing Director

Mark Chase, (303) 339-1628


Development Director, Adam Sexton, (303) 339-1714
Associate Director of DevelopmentDenae Duesler, (303) 339-1629
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


Academy Director, Erica Fischbach, (303) 339-1620
Academy Business Manager, Elisabeth Link, (303) 339-1634
Academy Administrator, Cheyenne Jansdatter, (303) 339-1717
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, (303) 339-1632
For Education faculty, click here.

Public Relations and Marketing

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


Accounting Manager, Janina Blue, (303) 339-1625
Accounting Associate, Stephanie Kautz, (303) 339-1622
Boutique Manager, Edie Bell

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


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 and Rebecca Travers
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
Pyrotechnician, Micki McDanal
Drivers/Production Assistants, Robert J Harris and David MacEachen
Acupuncturist, Lorita Travaglia, L.Ac, Dipl. CHM
Chiropractor, Dr. David S. Shapiro
Massage Therapist, Stephen Jacoby, LMT
Company Photographers, Mike Watson and Allen Birnbach
Company Videographer, David Andrews
Orchestra Personnel Manager, Steve Simpson
Orchestra Librarian, Cynthia Mancinelli
For Company, click here.
For Studio Company, click here.
For Orchestra, click here.


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