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Lourdes Lopez Artistic Director & MCBS Chair
Juan José Escalante Executive Director
Toby Lerner Ansin Founder
Edward Villella Founding Artistic Director

Artistic Staff

John Hall Production & Lighting Director
Gary Sheldon Principal Conductor and Music Director
Francisco Rennó Company Pianist
Roma Sosenko Principal Rehearsal Director
Joan Latham Rehearsal Director
Arnold Quintane Rehearsal Director
Tricia Albertson Rehearsal Director
Jessica Perez Company Manager

Production and Wardrobe


John Hall Production and Lighting Director
Kelly Brown Production Stage Manager
Brian Harris Head Carpenter
Marc Stoudt Properties Master
Shane Cassidy Head Electrician
Nicanor Smith Assistant Electrician
Sean M. Deceunick Sound Engineer
James Sampedro Assistant Carpenter/Flyman
Gary Darling Properties Assistant
Wilmer Arellano Projection Operator

In memorium Richard Carter


Carrie Cabrera Wardrobe Manager
Ricardo Asturias Wardrobe Master
Jennifer Conrad Wardrobe Mistress
Ibis Hernandez School Wardrobe Mistress
Julia Villalobos, Alberto Fages Stitchers
Ellen Dawson Make-up Artist


Dena Liston Senior Director of Development
Orene Tross-Harris Senior Director, Major Gifts
Michele Scanlon Director of Foundation and Government Relations
Lee Eachus Manager of Foundation and Government Relations
Heather Rush Director of Special Events
Somers Killian Special Events Manager
Matthew Williams Associate Director of Corporate Giving
Adisa T. Murphy Executive Assistant
Samantha Hurwitch Associate Director of Individual Giving – Palm Beach


Chantell Ghosh Chief Marketing Officer
Mary Landreth Marketing & Customer Relations Consultant
Anne Mortomore Director of Marketing, Digital and Content
Joshua Wickard Director of Audience and Ticketing Services
Ali Castro Marketing Services Manager
Mina Rhee Graphic Designer
Masha Enriquez Public Relations and Events Marketing Coordinator
Eden Cohen Marketing Coordinator
Katharine Baines Supervisor, Audience and Ticketing Services
Leyda Castro Associate Coordinator, Audience Services and Ticketing
Michael Tilis, Randy Fumero. Alison Loases, Jennifer Parra, Joas Cerutti, Mariangel Rivero, and Andrea Lastra Audience Services Representatives
Billy Zavelson/Richard Kornberg & Associates General Press Representation
Nicole Wetzell Marketing & Customer Relations Consultant
Ron Roberts Creative Direction Consultant

Community Engagement

Brenda Alba Director of Community Engagement
Theresa Z. Perry Community Engagement Programs Manager
Norma Fuisting Community Dance Education Programs Manager
Vanya Allen, Meredith Barton, Stephanie Fuentes, Jennifer Puig, Kelly Robotham  Arts in Education Teaching Program: Teaching Artists
Merle Inasi, Iman Clark, Noeli Morejon Community Engagement Program Assistants

Finance and Operations

Ainsworth Geddes Director of Finance
Marisa Rios-Lopez Payroll Manager
Carlos Lopez  Senior Accountant
Lina Aguirre  Senior Director of Human Resources
Joy Stanfield Human Resources Assistant and Office Manager

Miami City Ballet School

Lourdes Lopez  Chair
Arantxa Ochoa School Artistic Director
Cameron Basden School Managing Director
Jessica Bork School Operations Manager
Manon Maher Pre-Professional Division Manager
Amanda Rodriguez School Programs Manager
Giana Ruffa School Administrative Assistant
Pebbles Rainford Housing Manager
Katia Carranza, Leslie Young Cheng, Alexander Iziliaev, Claudia Kuwana, Claudia Lezcano, Rosa Mercedes, Michaela Mann, Maribel Modrono, Fabian Morales, Kareen Pauld Camargo, Herman Payne, Renato Penteado , Granaina Rondena (La Merche), Rilanty Septiantari, Durante Verzola Principal Faculty
Marianela Castro, Juvenal Correa-Salas, Gladys Fariñas, Vivian Gonzalez, Yraima Menendez, Teresa Valdivia Pianists