Administrative Staff

Scott Altman

Executive Director
The Elizabeth Solomon Executive Chair

Michael Andrew Currey

General Manager

Ken Dodson

Chief Operating Officer



Tom Michel

Vice President of Marketing and External Affairs

Sarah West

Vice President of Development


Peter Christie

Director of Education and Outreach

Felicia Cowan

Director of Human Resources

Peter Merz

Ballet West Academy Director

Summer Wilson

Director of Business Expansion and Company Management


Joshua Jones

Associate Director of Press and Social Media

Sara M. K. Neal

Associate Director of Marketing

Chris Yoakam

Associate Director of Finance

Administration and Finance


Sarah Taylor

Assistant Company Manager

Jennifer Bailey

Accounting Manager

Robin L. Holt

Accounts Payable Coordinator

Shazell Ellerbeck

Executive Administrator


Laura O’Neill

Manager of Special Events

Jyn Van Putten

Foundation and Government Grants Manager

Mickell Smith

Corporate Partnerships Manager

Kelsie Rank

Development Coordinator

Emily Callaway

Development Associate


Lisa Jensen

Retail Sales & Boutique Manager

Robert Salvation

Graphic Designer

Marissa Hodges

Marketing Coordinator


Ticketing and Subscriber Services

Jack E Stahl

Manager of Technology and Ticketing

Jane Harris

Lead Patron Advisor

Hannah Bowcutt

Patron Advisor

Amy Falls

Patron Advisor

W. Powell Smith

Patron Advisor

Education and Outreach

Dana Rossi

Assistant Director, I CAN DO

Temria Airmet

Educator, I CAN DO

Leigh Cornu

Educator, I CAN DO

Ashley Creek

Educator, I CAN DO

Lauren Devall

Educator, I CAN DO

Jennifer Heighton

Educator, I CAN DO

Stacia Hullinger-Barton

Educator, I CAN DO

Lisa Johnson

Educator, I CAN DO

Anne Marie Smith

Educator, I CAN DO

Natalie Whitney

Educator, I CAN DO


Bob Crowder, Josh Crowder, and Aaron Crowder are the official IT consultants to Ballet West.
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