Board & Staff

We are grateful to have an engaged and dedicated Board of Directors and a diverse and talented staff. Together, we’re inspiring people to connect with traditional music from many cultures and many lands.


Karen Elliot
Director of Finance and Administration

Andrea Hirsig
House Manager

Brian Peebles Kameoka
Director of Marketing & Communications

PC Muñoz
Director of Education & Community Engagement

Anica Odell-Smedley
Marketing Associate

Blake Parker
Box Office Supervisor

Jennifer Ross
Institutional Giving Associate

Maia Sawi
Finance Manager

Sam Smetana
Digital Marketing Coordinator

Allegra Thompson
Box Officer / Development Assistant

Katy Wafle
Interim Managing Director
Director of Development

Bob Whitfield
Production Manager

Peter Williams
Program Director

Past Executive Directors

Sharon Dolan, 2015-2021

Nancy Castille, 2013-2014

Steve Baker, 1991-2013

Board of Directors

Elizabeth Seja Min

Barbara Higbie

Sharon Washington
Vice Chair

Calvin Eng

Russ Pollock

Roberta C. Brooks

Shelley Doty

Bill Haggerty

Renee Hayes

Susan Krauss

Anne-Marie Martins

Yvonne Martinez

Celia Ramsay

Jonathan H. Siegel

Anna Weidman

Honorary Board

Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn

David Grisman

Bonnie Raitt

Chris Strachwitz

Vienna Teng

Linda Tillery

Non-Board Committee Members

John Croizat

Robin Flower

John M. Williamson

Meet Our Board