Staff and Board

ARTISTIC DIRECTORS

Diana Cohen, President, Concertmaster, Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Franklin Cohen, Principal Clarinet Emeritus, The Cleveland Orchestra
Roman Rabinovich, Award Winning Pianist and Visual Artist

STAFF

Jacqueline Taylor, Executive Director
Annie Fullard, Teaching Artist-in-Residence
Allison George, Production Manager
Jessica Sherwood, Office and Operations Manager
Deedee Paster, Artist Liaison
Eric Farnan, Festival Librarian

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Rebecca Carmi, Chair, Arts Patron, Singer, Cantor
Diana Cohen, President, Concertmaster, Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Daniel Bollinger, Legal Counsel, The NRP Group LLC
Franklin Cohen, Principal Clarinet Emeritus, The Cleveland Orchestra
Carol Frankel, MBA, Freelance Marketing/Communications
Joyce Glickman, Board Member, Facing History and Ourselves
Richard Goddard, Partner, Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
Robert Jackson, Senior Partner, Kohrman, Jackson, & Krantz, PPL
Dr. Michael Lederman, Professor of Medicine Emeritus, Case Western Reserve University
Dan Lindsay, Managing Member, Danco Home Pro
Ellen Loughan, Sr. Manager, Ernst & Young
Ben McKelvey, Associate Director of Gift Planning at Cleveland Clinic
Sarah Kappus Peck, Social Worker
Costa Petridis, Curator, The Art Institute of Chicago
Beth Sersig, Retired Physician
Kyle Stimpert, Nurse Practitioner, Northeast Ohio VA Healthcare System and University Hospitals Cleveland
Christina Thoburn, Arts Consultant

ADVISORY BOARD

Dr. Ronald H. Bell, Trustee, The Cleveland Orchestra
Jonathan Biss, Internationally Acclaimed Pianist
William Blair III, Legislative Council, Ohio Citizens for Arts
Irad Carmi, Arts Patron
Alexander Cohen, Principal Timpani, Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Marcia Kodish Cohen, Healthcare Finance Director, Retired
Gayle Gathercole, Community Chamber Music Enthusiast
Lauren Generette, Manager, The Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra
John Gibbon, Attorney, Walter Haverfield, LLP
Barbara Gross, Retired Fundraising Professional, Community Volunteer
Dr. Bernette Jaffe, Arts Patron
Dr. Damir Janigro, Scientific Director, Flocel
Mary Beth Karakul, Board Member, Cleveland Art Association
Kurt Karakul, President and Executive Director, Third Federal Foundation
Marjorie Kitchell, Genetics Counselor and Attorney
Rabbi Roger C. Klein, Rabbi, Temple-Tifereth Israel
Nancy Osgood, ChamberFest Board Chair Emeritus; President, The Osgood Group
Barbara S. Robinson, Chair Emeritus, Ohio Arts Council
Jeanne Tobin, Past President, Temple-Tifereth Israel
Orion Weiss, Internationally Acclaimed Pianist