Company Member Daniel Cooper | Photo: Alexander Iziliaev

Pennsylvania Ballet Staff

  • Administrative

    Executive Director: David Gray,
    Executive Assistant and Company Manager: Emily Pratt,
    Chief Opperating Officer: Madeline Apollo,
    Property Manager: Anthony Costandino,
    Office Manager: Anna L. Zaharchuk

    Director of Development: Jane Kamp,
    Annual Fund Manager: Catherine Ross,
    Annual Fund Coordinator: Olivia Steffan,
    Director of Special Projects: Barbara L. Vogdes,
    Corporate Sponsorship & Special Events,

    Finance and Human Resources
    Controller: Carol Scarazzini,
    Accountant: Bill Martin,

    Marketing and Public Relations
    Group Sales Manager: Arajua Backman,
    Marketing Manager: Jonathan Stiles,
    Marketing Coordinator: Emily Hart,
    Graphic Designer: Kara Howland,
    Photographer/Videographer: Alexander Iziliaev,

    School of Pennsylvania Ballet
    School Director: Arantxa Ochoa
    Manager of the School of Pennsylvania Ballet: Joanne Smith,
    Instructor: Laura Bowman
    Instructor: Martha Chamberlain 

    Community Engagement
    Director of Community Engagement: Sarah Cooper,
    Assistant to the Director of Community Engagement: Sarah Cailean,
    Outreach Associate: Jon Martin,


  • Artistic

    Artistic Director: Angel Corella
    Artistic/School Coordinator: Michelle Nichols
    Ballet Mistress: Samantha Dunster
    Director PBII: Francis Veyette


  • Music

    Music Director and Conductor: Beatrice Jona Affron
    Assistant Conductor: Salvatore Scarpa
    Concertmaster: Luigi Mazzocchi
    Personnel Manager: Anne Peterson
    Solo Pianist: Martha Koeneman
    Company Pianist: Brian Chronister
    Pennsylvania Ballet II Pianist: Ray Lindsey
    Librarian: J. Robert Loy

  • Medical

    Orthopedic Consultants
    Wen Chao, M.D.
    Nicholas A. DiNubile, M.D.
    Marc I. Harwood, M.D.

    Physical Medicine & Rehab Consultants
    Julie Green, MSPT, OCS
    Judith R. Peterson, M.D.


  • Production

    Resident Lighting Designer: John Stephen Hoey
    Production Coordinator: Cheryl Harrison
    Stage Manager: Anthony Costandino
    Associate Lighting Designer: Chris Frey
    Production Carpenter: Colin Peters
    Flyman: Paul Hewitt
    Master Electrician: David Harrison
    Assistant Electricians: Cheryl Harrison and John Duncan Jr.
    Property Master: Daniel Amadie
    Property Assistant: Travis Salomone
    Wardrobe Supervisor: Wendy Levin
    Costumer: Marie Vitale
    Assistant Wardrobe Supervisor: Julie Watson

  • Subscriber Services & Teleservices

    Patron Services
    Jayson Bucy, Megan Brown, Brand-I-Curtis McCloud, Meg Hackney, Mariangela Saavedra, Julia Schrank, Jena Smith

    Teleservices Manager: David Lennon
    Representatives: Kilolo Harmon, John Paul, Laurie Schaffer, Rebecca Trabin, Mackenzie Wright