"Santa Fe's objectives are distinctly American, and by making opera more compelling and more relevant, it has changed the map of musical America..."

                     Phillip Huscher
                     The Santa Fe Opera
                    
 An American Pioneer


Department Staff List

The following list designates primary contacts for the company:

General Director
Charles MacKay
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Administration & Operations
Director: Thomas Morris
Artistic Administration
Director: Brad Woolbright
Artistic Coordinator: Adam Franklin 
Artist Services Manager: Brett Messenger 

Assistant to the General Director & Board Relations Manager
Emma Scherer

Box Office
Audience Services Director: Julie Wheeler, 505-986-5900
Assistant Manager: Birgitte Ginge
Senior Service Representative: Aimee Adamek
Education and Community Programs
Director: Andrea Fellows Walters, 505-986-5928
Community Engagement Liaison: Kyle Gray, 505-946-2407
External Affairs
Director: Robert Meya, 505-986-5912
Director of Institutional Giving: Michael Gary, 505-986-5914
Senior Major Gifts Officer: Brian Dailey, 505-995-3020
Senior Major Gifts Officer: Christine Williams, 505-995-3021
Prospect Research Manager: Meghan Cracker, 505-985-5916
Special Events Manager: Yvette De La O, 505-986-5903
Manager of Individual Giving: Kate Erda Smith, 505-986-5913
External Affairs Coordinator: Daniele Gold, 505-986-5917
Development Associate: Paula Hunter, 505-986-5929
Donor Records Administrator: Denise J. Romero, 505-986-5915
Finance & Accounting
Director: Heather Kemp
Controller: Benjamin Saiz
Housing
Manager: Gina Dennis
Housing Associate: Sally Rodgers
Assistant: Tanya Gallegos
Human Resources
Director: Liz Kellogg
Information Technology
Manager: John Brandt
Maintenance
Plant Operations Manager: 505-986-5997
Marketing
Director: Laura Hudman, 505-986-5937
Advertising & Group Sales Manager: Kathy Murphy Prenevost, 505-986-5911
Marketing Associate: Lisa Dreger, 505-946-2427
Opera Shop
Manager: Jacquelyn Abundis, 505-986-5949
Media & Public Relations 
Director: Daniel Zillmann, 505-986-5908
Assistant to the Director: Daisy Geoffrey, 505-946-2409
Production & Facilities
Director: Paul Horpedahl, 505-986-5970
Production Administrator: Andi Bishofberger, 505-986-5971
Technical Director: Eric Moore, 505-986-5978
Costume Stock & Rental Supervisor: Emily McVey, 505-986-5980
Properties Director: Randall Lutz, 505-986-5922