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Rachel S. Moore
President & CEO

Howard Sherman
Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, The Music Center Ops.

Josephine Ramirez
Executive Vice President, The Music Center Arts

Valentine Gelman
Senior Vice President, Advancement

Bonnie Goodman
Senior Vice President, Marketing & Communications

William Taylor
Senior Vice President, Finance / Chief Financial Officer

The Music Center Operations
(TMC Ops)

Building Services

Keith McTague, Director & Chief Engineer
Carlos Acosta, Engineer
Eric Amaya, Engineer
Sonia Amezcua, Coordinator
Ramon DeLeon, Lead Engineer
Erik Ekserjyan, Mailroom Clerk
Ruben Enriquez, Mailroom Clerk
Nick Garcia, Engineer
Jose Godinez, Engineer
Damon Joseph, Apprentice Engineer
Francisco Loayza, Lead Engineer
Delia Martin, Office Services Manager
Adrian Padilla, Engineer
Jose Quintero, Landscaping
Alex Romero, Engineer
Jeff Rowland, Assistant Chief Engineer
Ismael Rodriguez, Engineer
Jose Santillan, Engineer
Gerard Silva, Lead Engineer
Edgar Vasquez, Mailroom Clerk
Brandon Villalobos, Engineer


Jane Jackson, Director, Board Concierge
George Nikolov, Manager
Elia Ortega, Reservation Coordinator
Michael Tanner, Senior Coordinator

Guest Relations

Carolyn Van Brunt, Vice President
Peggy Alvarez, Head Usher
David Bolanos, Head Usher
Alvin Broussard, Senior Manager, Special Services
Christine Cox, House Manager, Ahmanson Theatre
Robert Devis, House Manager, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
Greg Flusty, House Manager, Walt Disney Concert Hall
Omar Garcia, Head Usher
Jose Agustin Garibaldi, Head Usher
Ruben Lopez, Special Services Coordinator
Jenna Loredo, Head Usher
Seng Neth, Head Usher
Steve Olear, Manager, Guest Services
Monica Ortega, Head Usher
Santa Roman-Garcia, Head Usher
Domingo Salazar, Head Usher
Linda Walker, House Manager, Mark Taper Forum
Jeanice Williams, Coordinator, Tours & Special Events
Demetra Willis, Head Usher

Operations Administration

Carol Zamora, Executive Assistant


Jason Clark, Director
Shawn Anderson, Head Carpenter, Ahmanson Theatre
Shane Anderson, Head Flyman, Ahmanson Theatre
Timothy Conroy, Head Carpenter, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
Katie Friesen, Production Coordinator
Ronald Galbraith, Head Carpenter, Walt Disney Concert Hall
Dennis Holbrook, Head Properties, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
Emmet Kaiser, Head Carpenter, Mark Taper Forum
Ryan Lebetsamer, Head Electric, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
Scott Lucas, Property Head, Ahmanson Theatre
Katie Miller, Production Manager
John Phillips, Head Property, Walt Disney Concert Hall
Todd Reynolds, Head Audio/Video, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
Mary Romero, Head Property, Mark Taper Forum
Lee Smilek, Head Wardrobe
Robert Smith, Head Audio, Ahmanson Theatre
Aaron Staubach, Head Electrician, Mark Taper Forum
Kevin Wapner, Head Audio, Walt Disney Concert Hall

Scheduling & Events

Sharon Stewart, Director
Liliana Gonzalez, Coordinator
Lisa King, Coordinator
Marisol Moro, Scheduling Administrator
Ken Talley, Scheduling Administrator
Ismael Tenorio, Coordinator

Security Management & Administration

Bedros Ohanian, Director
Juan Macias, Captain, Events Operation Group
Jonathan Ng, Assistant Director of Security
Scott Pollack, Commander, Event Operations Group
Gonzalo Silva, Commander, Field Operations Division
Ed Too, Captain, Administration

The Blue Ribbon

Suzy Boyett, Associate Director
Cinda Rosenberg, Senior Coordinator


The Music Center Arts
(TMC Arts)

Civic Strategy

Leticia Buckley, Senior Civic

Community Engagement

Ming Ng, Vice President
Anne Marie Acosta, Senior Administrative Assistant
Kate Stephanus, Coordinator
Lucy Zepeda,
Assistant Manager,
Community Relations and Partnerships


Keith Wyffels, Associate Vice
Patrice Cantarelli, Associate Director,
School Programs
Rada Jovicic, Program and Events Manager
Vincent Lopez, Coordinator, Music Center on Tour
Ebony Ruffin, Manager, Professional Development
Juan Sanchez, School Programs
Monk Turner, Manager, Music Center On Tour

Grand Park

Julia Diamond, Director
Robert Gonzalez, Operations Manager
Martha Guzman, Marketing Manager
Gaby Hernandez, Program Coordinator
Oleah Oleguera, Marketing Coordinator
Lara Talatinian, Production Manager
Angela Tsai, Business Manager
Julian Yapkowitz, Lease Events and Location Coordinator

Presenting & Producing

Nick Schwartz-Hall, Senior Producer
Patrick Traylor, Producing Production Manager
Martin Wechsler, Senior Advisor, Dance Presentations


Jeri Gaile, Director
Monique Carroll, Program Manager


Business Resources


Cheryl Brown, Vice President
Bennett Anderson,
Senior Coordinator
Debra Beadle, Director of Planned Giving and Stewardship
Robert Boone, Senior Director of Advancement Services
Hillary Chisum, Director of Board Relations
Mayra Medina, Clerk, Donor Records
Lorena Panfilo, Prospect Research

Laura Recchi, Senior Director, Annual & Leadership Giving
Kari Sartorius, Director of Events
& Special Projects

Laurie A. Selik, Senior Director, Institutional Giving
Melanye Taylor, Assistant Director, Database
Mark Teshirogi, Grant Writer
Virginia Wilcox, Coordinator


Silvia Canales, Payroll Clerk
Laura Canon, AP Specialist
Maria Justo, Accounting Clerk
Andrew Kayano,
Manager, General Accounting and Financial Systems
David Modisett, Manager, Financial Planning
Kirman Ng, Staff Accountant
Lisa Quang, Senior Accounting Clerk
Cindy Rauch, Manager, Accounts Payable / Accounts Receivable

Human Resources

Gloria Schaffer, Senior Director
Cynthia Covarrubias , Manager

Marketing & Communications

Lisa Ducore, Assistant Vice President, Marketing and Brand Communications
Melissa Tan, Assistant Vice President, Ticketing and Marketing Strategy
Cameron Jackson, Manager, Social Media Content Creation & Promotions
Stephanie Kao, Manager, Web Content & Digital Analytics
Mike Mancillas, Digital Programming Manager
Marielle Shrock, Marketing Specialist
Sabrina Skacan, Manager, Media Relations

President's Office

Susan Hutcheon, Executive Assistant to the President


Edward Hennings, Manager


Rona Compton, Manager


Creative Support

Keith & Co., Graphic Design

The stage crew, wardrobe crew and box office staff are represented by the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States of America and Canada, AFL-CIO, CKC, Local Numbers 33, 768, and 857, respectively. 

The House Managers employed by The Music Center are represented by the Association of Theatrical Press Agents and Managers.


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Phone Hours:

Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

TMC Arts / Glorya Kaufman Presents
Dance at The Music Center

(213) 972-0711

LA Opera
(213) 972-8001

LA Master Chorale
(213) 972-7282


Phone Hours:

Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Center Theatre Group
(213) 628-2772


Summer Hours (starting 8/17/21):
Tuesday - Saturday, Noon - 5 p.m.
Closed Sundays & Mondays

Regular Hours (starting 10/12/21):
Tuesday - Sunday, Noon - 6 p.m.
Closed Mondays

LA Phil
(323) 850-2000