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The SMSO Team

Staff & Board of Directors

Administration

Jessica Ishmael
Executive Director

Jannette Yergeau
Office Manager

Michelle Agay
Marketing Coordinator

Barbara Hirschfeld
Development Coordinator

Forrest Miesse
Lake Michigan Youth Orchestra Assistant

Burke Lokey
Lake Michigan Youth Orchestra Conductor

Irina Kagan
Personnel Manager & Librarian

John Fox
Operations Manager

Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Bill Downey
President

Dennis Disch
VP-Administration

Afiya Latham
VP-Development

Greg Zyjewski
VP-Education

Christopher S. Conley
Treasurer

Kelsey Cheyne
Secretary

Directors

Peter Claude
Andrew Benedict Fisher
Melanie Goff
Emily Kirchner
Abel Munoz
Jeremy Thiele