Staff

EXECUTIVE
Artistic Director – Ib Andersen
Executive DirectorJami Kozemczak
Executive Assistant – Ellen Bialek

ARTISTIC
Rehearsal Director & School Director – Maria Simonetti
Ballet Mistress – Lisbet Companioni
Ballet Master – David Krensing
Company Photographer – Rosalie O’Connor
Resident Choreographer – Nayon Iovino
Resident Lighting Designer – Michael Korsch
Principal Conductor – Matthew Kasper
Company Accompanists – Lynne Haeseler, Amanda Hidalgo, Robert Kaplan, Bill Swayze

PRODUCTION
Director of Production – Michael Panvini
Stage Manager – Laura Cadieux
Technical Director – Zachary Cooper
Assistant Technical Director – Jessica Munoz
Deck Crew – Charles Flynn
Additional Stagehands provided by IATSE Local #336
Costume Director – Leonor Texidor
Costume Shop Staff –  Flor Loya, Manuela Zavala, Kenna Draxton
Physical Therapist – Itamar Stern

DEVELOPMENT
Development Operations Manager – Natalie Salvione
Corporate Foundations Manager – Pamela Craven
Annual Fund Manager – Elyse Salisz
Annual Fund Coordinator – Braden Rowe
Development Assistant – Alana Davis
Grant Consultant – Bethany Taylor

MARKETING & BOX OFFICE
Director of Marketing – Mallory Porter
School Marketing Specialist – Angelia Narvaez
Marketing Specialist – Nikiana Medansky
Box Office Manager – Stephen McDonough
Box Office Coordinator – Kristen Rodriguez

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT
Community Engagement Manager – Claire Schmaltz
Community Engagement Coordinator – Drew Sandbulte

HUMAN RESOURCES
HR Manager – Nicole Crouch

OPERATIONS
Director of Operations – Alexandra Papazian

THE SCHOOL OF BALLET ARIZONA
School Manager – Jasmine Nunn
School Administrator – Tyler Hooten
School Photographer – Tzu-Chia Huang
Children’s and Lower Division Coordinator – Fabiana Poulis
Upper Division Student Liaison – Gillmer Duran
Summer Intensive Coordinator – David Krensing
Arizona School for the Arts Program Manager – Gia Firicano
School Accompanists – Larisa Denman, Amanda Hidalgo, Robert Kaplan, Klara Kukumi, Larry Phibbs, Natasha Schwimmer, Terry Seretis, Eleni-Persefoni Stavrianou, Bill Swayze