Board of Directors

Current as of June 2018.


Grethe Barrett Holby, Chair

Opera Director, Founder of Ardea Arts, Family Opera Initiative, American Opera Projects

Jacqueline Cohen, President

Life Coach, Entrepreneur; former: Theatre Director, Adjunct Professor at NYU & Yale Medical

Amy Bevacqua, Esq.

Associate General Counsel at NYU; former: VP of AEA Investors LP, Shearman & Sterling LLP

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J. Speed Carroll, Esq.

The Field, Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen and Hamilton, Visual Artist

Len Elmore

College basketball analyst for CBS; former: 10-year NBA player, analyst for ESPN & Fox Sports

Dr. Everett McCorvey

Director – UK Opera Theatre; American Spiritual Ensemble, National Chorale

Eric Von Stroh

Managing Director – Long Point Capital; former: Five Star Food Service, SG Capital Partners

Raymond Wetmore

Director of Properties, Cirque de Soleil’s PARAMOUR on Broadway


Advisory Board

Fredrica Jarcho  Freelance Grant Writer

Marie Reynolds Independent Producer

Anna Mariash Silverman — Marketing Expert; Spark Foundry for Macy’s

Andrea Fellows Walters  Community Programming, The Sante Fe Opera

David Wolfson — Music Director/Composer

Torrie Allen — Director of Development, Oregon Shakespeare Festival

Beth Colleton — Founder, Purpose Strategies; Advisor in Sports Media

Sharon Daniels — Boston University Opera Institute

Keyen Farrell — Founder, Consistent Conversion

Jane A. Gross — Board Member, Chautauqua Opera

Deborah H. Kaye former Senior Managing Attorney for the finance industry


Consultants

Luke Connolly — Front-End Developer; Lead Developer of 3A website

Sophie Elgort  Event Photographer

Aaron Purkey — Event Photographer

Lawyers Alliance for N.Y.  Pro bono legal services for non-profit organizations

Gloria Parker  Casting Services, Executive Director of Insignia Artists