Executive Director Harris N. Ferris
Assistant to the Executive Director Katie Potts


Artistic Director Terrence S. Orr
Assistant to the Artistic Director Robert Vickrey
Ballet Mistress Marianna Tcherkassky
Ballet Master Steven Annegarn
Music Director and Conductor Charles Barker
Company Pianist Yoland Collin


Director of Operations and Finance Jay Romano
Accountant/Human Resources Manager Shelly Swartz
Receptionist/Office Manager Chloe Dixon


Director of Marketing & Communications Aimee DiAndrea
Associate Director of Communications Meghan Swartz
Ticketing Manager Tanaz Walendziewicz
Group Sales Manager Jamie Adams
Director of Creative Services
Kelly Perkovich
External Affairs Analyst Christine Sajewski
Merchandising Manager Kristen Urban
Patron Development Manager Audrey Fennell
Customer Care Representatives Linda Cunko
Doug Bell


Director of Development Lois Wholey
Associate Director of Development  Aziza El Feil
Grants Manager Jordan Allen
Corporate Relations Manager Rennick Remley



Director of Education & Community Engagement Christina Salgado
Manager of Community Programs & Accessibility Dennis Robinson, Jr.
Manager of Audience Programs & Archives Lisa Auel


Director of Production Curtis Dunn
Production Stage Manager  Alicia Reece
Information Systems Manager Joel LaFleur
Associate Production Manager / Technical Director Shane Richardson


Costumier Janet Marie Groom
Costume Assistant Joanna Becker
Makeup Artist and Hair Dresser Sherry Deberson
Stitchers Donna Oxley, first hand
Kathleen Sullivan
Annie Anderson


Directors Dennis Marshall
Marjorie Grundvig
Director of Operations Aaron Rinsema
Principal Janet Popeleski
Children’s Division Coordinator  Kaila Lewis
Registrar & Finance Manager Holly Bedford
Dance and Fitness Programs Manager Kristy Boyle
Manager of Communications & Student Resources Lindsey Gainey
Manager of School Marketing & PR Claire Sabatine
Administrative Support Martha Adams
Maintenance Ray Lantzy

UPMC Sports Medicine Medical Team

Physicians  Freddie Fu, MD Orthopedic Surgery
Vonda Wright, MD Orthopedic Surgery
Macalus Hogan, MD Orthopedic Surgery
Athletic Training Kathleen Nachazel, LAT, ATC
Physical Therapy Erica Coffey, MS, PT, SCS
Catherine Hagan Vargo PT, DPT, OCS
Medical Research  Valerie Williams, PT, DPT, OCS
Consulting Sports Nutritionist Leslie Bonci, MPH, RD
Consulting Psychiatrist Antoine Douaihy, M.D