Board & Staff

2017 Freight Staff

We are grateful to have an engaged and dedicated Board of Directors and a diverse and talented staff. Together, we’re inspiring people to connect with traditional music from many cultures and many lands.

Staff

Sharon Dolan
Executive Director

Jed Dearing
Development Associate

Karen Elliot
Director of Finance and Administration

Andrea Hirsig
House Manager

Lorrie Johnson
Administrative Assistant

Brian Peebles Kameoka
Director of Marketing & Communications

Celeste Kopel
Education Coordinator

Susan Lefkowich
Development Director

Tim McGraw
Volunteer Coordinator

Anica Odell-Smedley
Marketing Associate

Blake Parker
Box Office Supervisor

Maia Sawi
Finance Manager

Sam Smetana
Digital Marketing Coordinator

Katy Wafle
Grants Manager

David Wagner
Concessions Manager

Bob Whitfield
Production Manager

Peter Williams
Program Director

Past Executive Directors

Nancy Castille, 2013-2014

Steve Baker, 1991-2013

Board of Directors

Barbara Higbie
Co-Chair

Elizabeth Seja Min
Co-Chair

Peter Glazer
Vice Chair

Calvin Eng
Treasurer

Susan Krauss
Secretary

Kofy Brown

Kathleen Crandall

Shelley Doty

Bill Haggerty

Glenn Jackson

Celia Ramsay

Jonathan Siegel

Sharon Washington

Anna Weidman

Eli Wirtschafter

Honorary Board

David Grisman

Bonnie Raitt

Chris Strachwitz

Vienna Teng

Linda Tillery

Meet Our Board