Administrative Staff


Scott Altman

Executive Director

 
Scott Altman joins Ballet West as the company’s newly appointed Executive Director. He brings with him nearly three decades of experience in the performing arts and non-profit arts administration. Altman is the former General Director of the Phoenix-based Arizona Opera where, under his leadership, the company experienced unprecedented patron growth and expanded audience development.  He also oversaw the design and construction of a new Opera Center in central Phoenix and successfully consolidated operations into one city.

Altman’s professional activities, association and community activities include, among many others, serving as Regional and District Adjudicator for the Metropolitan Opera National Council, The University of Arizona Presidents Competition, and the Dallas Opera Competition. Altman is also the Recipient of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts Citation of Excellence for 2007, 2008, and 2009.
Prior to his roles in administration, Scott had a 20-year career as a professional singer and performed 37 distinct opera roles throughout the country. Along his path to administration, Scott was also an instructor of opera at Princeton University. He continues to instruct master classes and adjudicate prominent vocal competitions nationwide.

Altman went on to complete his Master of Music degree at Manhattan School of Music in New York, after receiving a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the State University College at Purchase in Purchase, New York.


Administrative

Summer Wilson

Director of Business Expansion and Company Management

Pama Rejali

Grants Administrator and Assistant to the Executive Director

Lisa Jensen

Retail Sales & Boutique Manager

Finance

Ken Dodson

Director of Finance and Administration

Felicia Cowan

Human Resource and Payroll Manager

Jennifer Bailey

Staff Accountant

Robin L. Holt

Accounts Payable Coordinator

Development

Tom Michel

Director of Advancement and External Affairs

Reagan Tolboe

Manager of Annual Giving 

Rebecca Jarvis 

Manager of Special Events 

Alexandra L. Quinn 

Coordinator of Advancement & External Affairs  

Marissa Hodges

Development Coordinator


Marketing

Sara M. K. Neal

Associate Director of Marketing 

Joshua Jones 

Manager of Press and Information Services 

Whitney Shaw

Coordinator of Creative Services 

Ticketing & Subscriber Services

Jack E Stahl

Manager of Technology and Ticketing

Jenée Brenning

Coordinator of Patron Services 

Jane Harris

Lead Patron Advisor 

Beverly Kunzler

Patron Advisor

Mona Morris

Patron Advisor

Albert Fallick-Wang

Patron Advisor

W. Powell Smith

Patron Advisor

Education & Outreach

Peter Christie

Director of Education and Outreach

Dana Rossi

Education Associate /Assistant Director, I CAN DO 

Shelly Cordova

Educator, I CAN DO 

Jennifer Heighton

Educator, I CAN DO

Stacy Hullinger

Educator, I CAN DO

Lisa Johnson

Educator, I CAN DO

Jessica Maurer

Educator, I CAN DO

Anne Marie Smith

Educator, I CAN DO


 

Ballet West also thanks the following Sports Medicine and Medical Service Providers:

Comprehensive Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
Kevin Semans, ATC – Athletic Trainer
Mara L. Rabin, MD – Family Medicine
Andrew Cooper, MD – Orthopedic Surgeon


 

Bob Crowder, Josh Crowder and Aaron Crowder are the official IT consultants to Ballet West.
Ballet West is an American Guild of Musical Artists (AGMA) Company.
Ballet West is an American Federation of Musicians (AFM) Company.
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