Meet Our People

Staff

Staff members from the California Symphony

Lisa Dell
Executive Director

Sunshine Deffner
Senior Director, Operations & Education

Theresa Madeira
Director of Marketing & Patron Loyalty

Trevor Thompson
Sound Minds Coordinator & Lead Strings Teacher

Toni Hessler
Finance & HR Manager

Shaun Swick
Graphic Designer

Drew Ford
Orchestra Librarian

Michel Taddei
Orchestra Personnel Manager

Emily Paulson
Technical Supervisor, I.A.T.S.E.

Timothy Gobel 
Technical Supervisor, I.A.T.S.E.

David v.R. Bowles
Recording Engineer

Christina Keller
Sound Minds Teaching Artist

Joyce Park
Sound Minds Teaching Artist

Manolo Davila
Sound Minds Teaching Artist