Boards and Staff

Board of Directors

Elizabeth Buccheri
Victoria Holland
Ian Hurd, Interim President
Jeanne Murtagh, Treasurer
Jason Patera
Caroline Pittman, Faculty Representative and Secretary
Nancy Syburg


Rick Ferguson, Artistic Director and Co-Founder
Wally Rozak, Director of Operations
Miguel Kertsman, Composer-in-residence



Advisory Board

Larry Combs
Professor of Clarinet, DePaul University

Andrew Lewis
Music Director, Elgin Master Chorale and Artistic Director, Bella Voce

Nina Kraus
Professor, Northwestern University

Diana Schmück
Pianist and co-founder, The Orion Ensemble

Kent A. Swanson
Riverside Investment & Development