Meet Our Staff

First Citizens Bank Plaza128 S. Tryon St., Ste. 350 | Charlotte, NC 28202
Administration: 704.972.2003 | Ticket Office: 704.972.2000 | Fax: 704.972.2011


EXECUTIVE

Mary A. DeisslerPresident & Chief Executive Officer
Samantha Hackett, Executive Assistant, 704.714.5102

ARTISTIC OPERATIONS

John Clapp, General Manager, 704.714.5121
Teil Buck, Orchestra Personnel Manager, 704.714.5127
Sara Gibson, Operations Manager, 704.714.5122
Carrie Graham, Manager of Artistic Planning, 704.714.5103
Nixon Bustos, Music Librarian, 704.714.5125

DEVELOPMENT

Michelle Hamilton, CFRE, Vice President of Development, 704.714.5104
Leslie AntonielDirector of Donor Engagement, 704.714.5139
Caroline Cave, Grants Manager, 704.714.5130
Lydia Towery, Prospect Research Manager, 704.714.5133
Micah CashDevelopment Coordinator704.714.5108
Ken Hontz, Donor Relations Coordinator, 704.714.5109

EDUCATION & COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

Chris Stonnell, Director of Education & Community Engagement, 704.714.5110
Aram Kim Bryan, Director of Youth Orchestra Programs, 704.714.5135
Emily Cramton, Youth Orchestra Programs Manager, 704.714.5131
Heather Munch, School & Community Programs Manager, 704.714.5114
Margaret Maurice, Project Harmony Coordinator

FINANCE

Brandon VanWaeyenberghe, Director of Finance, 704.714.5111

MARKETING

Karen Mueller O'Neill, Vice President of Marketing & Patron Experience, 704.714.5113
Candace Sykes, Director of Marketing & Patron Experience, 704.714.5123
Chad CalvertVisual Communications Manager, 704.714.5115
Nicole Glaza, Digital Marketing Manager, 704.714.5128
Meghan Squier, Patron Services Manager, 704.972.2002
Ryan Lund, Patron Services Assistant Manager, 704.972.2003