Recent Grants

Opera: FY 2019 Grants Panelists

Art Works - Panel A
June 06, 2018

Leslie B Dunner
Music Director
South Shore Opera Company Of Chicago
Berwin, IL

Mary Pratt Ferguson (Layperson)
Arts Patron
Santa Fe, NM

Suzanna Guzmán
Opera Singer, Arts Educator, TV and Radio Host
Music Center of Los Angeles County
Sierra Madre, CA

Christopher Hahn
General Director
Pittsburgh Opera, Inc.
Pittsburgh, PA

Ryan Taylor
President and General Director
Minnesota Opera
Minneapolis, MN

Jackie Vick
Executive Director
Intermountain Opera Association of Bozeman
Bozeman, MT

Art Works - Panel B
June 07, 2018

Keith Cerny
General Director & CEO
Dallas Opera
Dallas, TX

Diane Garton Edie
Artistic Director
Opera for the Young, Inc.
Madison, WI

Suzanne Rorick
Executive Director
Toledo Opera Association
Perrysberg, OH

Scott Wheeler
Composer
Senior Distinguished Artist in Residence
Emerson College
North Reading, MA

Arthur I Woodley
Opera Singer
Voice Teacher
Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions
New York University
Montclair, NJ

S. Shariq Yosufzai (Layperson)
Vice President for Global Diversity
Chevron Corporation
Oakland, CA

Art Works II Panel A
Nov 07, 2018

Veronica Arzate de Reyes (Layperson)
Partnership Specialist
Census Bureau
U.S. Department of Commerce
Albuquerque, NM

J. Michael Ching
Composer and Conductor
Music Director
Amarillo Opera, Inc.
Ames, IA

Cayenne Harris
Opera Administration
Vice President, Lyric Unlimited
Lyric Opera of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Randall Reid-Smith
Commissioner
West Virginia Division of Culture and History/Arts Section
Barboursville, WV

Peter Thomas Russell
General Director
Vocal Arts Society
Washington, DC

Raymond Tymas-Jones
President
Cornish College of the Arts
Shoreline, WA

Art Works II Panel B
Nov 07, 2018

Kazem Abdullah
Conductor
City of Aachen, Germany
Indianapolis, IN

Susan Jane Ashbaker
Artistic Director
Director of Westminster Opera Theatre
Princeton, NJ

Barbara W Glauber (Layperson)
Arts Patron/Community Volunteer
Brookline, MA

John E Hoomes
CEO & Artistic Director
Nashville Opera Association
Franklin, TN

Kelly Kuo
Music Director & Conductor
Butler Opera Center
The University of Texas at Austin
Cincinnati, OH

Rene Orth
Composer
Opera Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA