HELGI TOMASSON, Artistic Director & Principal Choreographer

GLENN McCOY, Executive Director


Ricardo Bustamante, Christopher Stowell, Ballet Masters and Assistants to the Artistic Director
Felipe Diaz, Betsy Erickson, Anita Paciotti, Katita Waldo, Ballet Masters
Yuri Possokhov, Choreographer in Residence
Caroline Giese, Artistic Administrator
Alan Takata-Villareal, Logistics Manager
Abby Masters, Assistant to the Artistic Staff


Debra Bernard, General Manager
Lauren Chadwick, Company Manager
Juliette LeBlanc, Production Analyst


Christopher Dennis, Production Director
Chad Owens, Technical Coordinator
Kate Share, Manger of Wardrobe, Wig, Makeup and Costume Construction
Jim French, Lighting Supervisor
Jane Green, Stage Manager
Jessica Barker, Assistant Stage Manager
Nixon Bracisco, Master Carpenter
Kelly Corter Kelly, Master Electrician
Kenneth M. Ryan, Master of Properties
Kevin Kirby, Audio Engineer
John O'Donnell, Flyman
George Elvin, Wardrobe Manager
Patti Fitzpatrick, Interim Head of Women’s Wardrobe
Richard Battle, Make-Up and Wig Supervisor
Melanie Birch, Assistant Make-Up and Wig Supervisor
Sherri LeBlanc, Company Shoe Administrator


Martin West, Music Director and Principal Conductor
Mungunchimeg Buriad, Natal'ya Feygina, Nina Pinzarrone, Company Pianists
Tracy Davis, Orchestra Personnel Manager and Music Administrator
Matthew Naughtin, Music Librarian


Cecelia Beam, Human Resources Manager
Laura Simpson, Board Relations Manager
Maja Valusek, Human Resources and Benefits Coordinator
Bonnie Fisk, Assistant to Senior Executive Staff


Thomas W. Flynn, Director of Development
Jennifer Mewha, Associate Director of Development
Fermin Nasol, Principal Gifts Officer
Sarah Malashock, Christensen Society and Membership Manager
Julia Nottebohm, Special Events Manager
Elizabeth Lani, Planned Giving Manager
Jim Sohm, Research Manager
Pamela Sullivan, Major Gifts Officer
Emily Markoe, Membership Manager
Elisabeth Morgan, Institutional Giving Officer
Amy Crowson, Corporate Giving Officer
Jasmine Yep Huynh, Christensen Society Officer
Ingrid Roman, Special Events Associate
Jonathan Levin, Development Database Coordinator
Nicole Lugtu, Major Gifts Assistant
Sarah Horowitz, Individual Gifts Assistant
Lynn Noonan, Principal Gifts Consultant

Marketing & Communications

Mary Beth Smith, Director of Marketing and Communications
Betsy Lindsey, Associate Director, Ticket and Patron Services
Kyra Jablonsky, Associate Director, Communications
Valerie Megas, Senior Manager, Retail Operations
Mary Goto, Senior Manager, Marketing and Sales
Thomas Weitz, Senior Manager, Digital Marketing
April Johnston, Marketing and Promotions Manager
Andrew Delaney, Web and Digital Platforms Manager
Robert Hold, Graphic Designer
Nannette Mickle, Group Sales Representative
James Hosking, Video Producer/Editor
Erik Almlie, Media Asset Administrator
Olivia Ramsay, Social Media Producer
Deidre Kirk, Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Ticket Services

Jennifer Peterian, Box Office Manager/Treasurer
Mark Holleman, Sales and Service Supervisor
Elena Ratto, Patron Services Specialist
David Clark, Box Office Supervisor
Michelle Hughes, Jericho Lindsey, Jason Narin, Patricia Pearson, Nick Valasco, Ticket Services Associates


Kim Ondreck Carim, Chief Financial Officer
Natalie Quan, Controller
Valerie Ruban, Accounting Supervisor
Nicole Peterson, Senior Accountant
Stephanie Golden, Staff Accountant II
Casey Trujillo, Staff Accountant I
Hannah Simmonds, Staff Accountant
Jennifer Kovacevich, Lean Ops Project Manager


Nathan Brito, Facilities Manager
Adrian Rodriguez, Facilities Coordinator
Todd Martin, Facilities Assistant
Katharine Chambers, Nicole Drysdale, Receptionists
Stanley Wong, Evening Facilities Assistant
Tamara de la Cruz, Weekend Receptionist
Ralph Baysac, Weekend Facilities Assistant
LaeCharles Lawrence Jr., Temporary Facilities Assistant

Information Technology

Murray Bognovitz, Director of Information Technology
Esther del Rosario, IT Operations and Project Manager
Karen Irvin, Application Administrator and Help Desk Coordinator
Josh Marshall, Web Administrator
Jiapeng Jiang, IT Specialist

SF Ballet School

Helgi Tomasson, Director
Patrick Armand, Associate Director


Patrick Armand
Damara Bennett
Kristi DeCaminada
Yuko Katsumi
Tina LeBlanc
Jeffrey Lyons
Rubén Martín Cintas, Lee R. Crews Endowed Faculty Member
Parrish Maynard
Pollyana Ribeiro
Sofiane Sylve, Principal Guest Faculty
Joanna Berman, Guest Faculty
Pascal Molat, Guest Faculty
Brian Fisher, Contemporary Dance
Leonid Shagalov, Character Dance
Henry Berg, Conditioning
Jamie Narushchen, Music
Daniel Sullivan, Music

2014-15 Visiting Guest Instructors

Jacqueline Barrett
Yannick Boquin
Monique Loudieres


Ella Belilovskaya
Ritsuko Micky Kubo
Jamie Narushchen
Daniel Sullivan
Galina Umanskaya
Billy Wolfe
Emily Adams, Olga Blednova, Julia Ganina, Lucy Hudson, Eleanora Shevkhod, Sky Tan
Jamie Narushchen, School Pianist Supervisor, Lee R. Crews Endowed Pianist

School Administration

Andrea Yannone, Administrative Manager
Christina Gray Rutter, Student Services Coordinator and Registrar
Katelyn Harris, Administrative Coordinator
Wendy Van Dyck, Trainee Program Coordinator
Elizabeth Roddy, Administrative Assistant
Tai Vogel, Temporary School Media Librarian
Rob Chaitin, Residence Manager
Erin Kelly, Resident Assistant
Lauren Hamilton, Residence Desk Staff

School Physical Therapists

Leslie Donohue
Chris Fitzsimons

Center For Dance Education

Andrea Yannone, Interim Director of Education
Dina D. Toy, Education Office Manager
Cecelia Beam, Adult Education Coordinator
Cynthia Pepper, Interim DISC Supervisor

Dance in Schools and Communities Teaching Artists

Alisa Clayton
Melanie Mitchell
Phoenicia Pettyjohn
Joti Singh
Maura Whelehan

Dance in Schools and Communities Accompanists

David Frazier
Zeke Nealy
Wade Peterson
Bongo Sidibe

Company Physicians

Richard Gibbs, M.D., Medical Supervisor
Rowan Paul, M.D, Primary Care Sports Medicine
Peter Callander, M.D., Keith Donatto, M.D., Supervising Orthopedists
Frederic Bost, M.D., Jon Dickinson, M.D., Orthopedic Advisors to the Company
Michael Leslie, Company Physical Therapist
Karl Schmetz, Consulting Physical Therapist
Active Care, Lisa Giannone, Director, Physical Therapists/Athletic Training
Leonard Stein, D.C., Chiropractic Care
Henry Berg, Rehabilitation Class Instructor
Michelle Zimmerman, Wellness Program Manager