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Brian Salesky, Executive Director and Conductor  (ext. 231)
Michael J. Torano, Director of Development/Marketing/PR and Corporate Partnerships (ext. 281)
Marie Butler, Finance and Ticketing Manager (ext. 241)
Don Townsend, Production Manager and Chorus Master (ext. 261)
Arielle Basile, Executive Assistant (ext. 251)

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Knoxville Opera Board of Directors – 2017/2018

Dr. G. Mark Cramolini

Immediate Past-Chair
Jerrold L. Becker, Esq

Charles Naftalin

Knoxville Opera Guild President
Madeline McAdams Griffey

Karen Nidiffer

Treasurer/Finance Chair
Heather L. Martin

Rossini Festival Committee Chair
Beckye Justice Thomas

Development Committee Chair
Dr. G. Mark Cramolini

Marketing and Public Relations Committee Chair
Eden McNabb Bishop

Directors Committee Chair
Dr. G. Mark Cramolini

Education/Outreach Committee Chair
Kari Alledredge

Artistic Committee Chair
Andrew Wentzel

Peter Acly
Kari Alldredge
Whitfield Bailey
Robert Baird
Kim Ballard
Jerrold L. Becker, Esq.
Eden McNabb Bishop
Dr. Kurt F. Brandt
Dr. Scott Brown
Betsey Bush
Allison Campbell
Coby Cooper
Dr. G. Mark Cramolini
Justin Cross
Phyllis Driver
Roberto Fernandez-Romero, MD
Dawn Michelle Foster
Madeline McAdams Griffey
Richard M. Grover
Jacque Hawks
Dr. Jan Henley, DDS
Kimberly Henry
Paul Kedrow
Ken Knight
Dr. Sharon Lord
Heather L. Martin
Walter Mencer, Jr.
Charles Naftalin
Karen Nidiffer
Dr. Ronald L. Rimer
Michael Rodgers
Frank Rosamond
Dr. Steedman A. Sarbah
Dr. Evelyn Sevilla
Margaret Sood
Dr. Jack Talmadge
Beckye Justice Thomas
Andrew Wentzel
Taylor Williams, Board General Counsel