About

Festival Team

Leadership Team

Richard Walker

President & CEO

Richard Walker

Richard Walker

Charles Letourneau

Vice President, Director of Artistic Planning

Charles Letourneau

Charles Letourneau

Tessa Edwards

Vice President, Growth and Philanthropy

Tessa Edwards

Tessa Edwards

Lissa Gibbs

Senior Director, Education & Communications

Lissa Gibbs

Lissa Gibbs

Whitney Haskin

Director, Strategic Partnerships

Whitney Haskin

Whitney Haskin
Development

Bonnie Cullen

Partnerships Manager

Bonnie Cullen

Bonnie Cullen

Kelsey Frazier

Partner Co-Marketing & Activations Manager

Kelsey Frazier

Kelsey Frazier

Sidney Ragland

Guest Services Coordinator

Sidney Ragland

Sidney Ragland

Brianna Gustafson

Development Associate

Brianna Gustafson

Brianna Gustafson

Hilary Vartanian

Strategic Partnerships

Hilary Vartanian

Hilary Vartanian

Sarah Wells

Audience Growth & Engagement Manager

Sarah Wells

Sarah Wells
PRODUCTION AND OPS

Mary Cazatto

Office Manager

Mary Cazatto

Mary Cazatto

Cori Fagundes

Event Manager

Cori Fagundes

Cori Fagundes

Gregg Field

Special Music Advisor

Gregg Field

Gregg Field

Sienna Peck

Production Manager

Sienna Peck

Sienna Peck

Jennifer Pike

Special Events Manager

Jennifer Pike

Jennifer Pike

Heather Teague

Box Office Manager

Heather Teague

Heather Teague

Meghan Todt

Production Associate

Meghan Todt

Meghan Todt
EDUCATION & ENGAGEMENT

Ming Luke

Director, Academy Programs

Ming Luke

Ming Luke

Nicole Spurr

Program Coordinator

Nicole Spurr

Nicole Spurr
Marketing & Communications

Mona Baroudi

Senior Writer

Mona Baroudi

Mona Baroudi

Heather Piazza

Marketing Manager

Heather Piazza

Heather Piazza

Paul Richardson

Photography & Web Development

Paul Richardson

Paul Richardson

Mauro Aprile Zanetti

Brand Strategy Consultant

Mauro Aprile Zanetti

Mauro Aprile Zanetti
Administration

Craig Fox

Controller

Craig Fox

Craig Fox

Kelly Kaplan

Finance Manager

Kelly Kaplan

Kelly Kaplan

John Bowdich

Staff Accountant

John Bowdich

John Bowdich
Ambassadors

Flavia Martini

Festival Napa Valley Ambassador

Flavia Martini

Flavia Martini