BOARD OF DIRECTORS

ERIC MARGIORE
Founder & President

WA WA HAO
Vice President

KEN BENSON
Director

DANIELLA DE SANTO
Director


ADVISORY BOARD

KAREN ASHLEY Managing Director of Career Development - Alexander & Buono International Academy, former Director - Domingo/Thornton Los Angeles Opera Young Artists Program, former Vice President - Columbia Artists Management 

BEATRICE BENZI  Master Vocal Coach & Accompanist - Teatro alla Scala di Milano, Accademia Teatro alla Scala, IYDV Institute for Young Dramatic Voices

DANIEL BIAGGI Artistic Advisor - Atkins Young Artist Program Mariinsky Theater, former General Director - Palm Beach Opera

LUIGI CAIOLA  Five Time Tony Award Winning Producer - Caiola Productions

STEPHEN DEMAIO President - The Gerda Lissner Foundation  

WILLIAM FIORELLI  Music Educator, former Principal - NYC Department of Education

ALAN FISCHER  Tenor & Stage Director, former Chair of Vocal Music - The Governor's School for the Arts

SANDRA HORMOZI Artists Manager - Encompass Arts

MATTHEW A. HORNER  Senior Vice President - IMG Artists 

CATHERINE MALFITANO  World Renowned Soprano, Voice Teacher - Manhattan School of Music

JACK MASTROIANNI Consultant - IMG Artists, Board Director - Georg Solti Accademia, former Vice President - Columbia Artist Management

ADA MEI Artist Liaison - Hawaii Opera Theatre & San Francisco Opera

APRILE MILLO  World Renowned Soprano, Founder - Operavision Academy 

KATHY OLSEN Founder - Encompass Arts

EVE QUELER Artistic Director Emeritus - Opera Orchestra of New York

LENORE ROSENBERG  Music Administrator - Spoleto Festival USA, former Associate Artistic Administrator - Metropolitan Opera

NEIL SHICOFF  World Renowned Tenor, former Chief of Opera - Mikhailovsky Theatre

DEBORAH SURDI  Executive Director - Teatro Nuovo & Queens Symphony Orchestra, former, Vice President - Sony Masterworks, former Executive Director - Opera Orchestra of New York

ELIZABETH DE TREJO Soprano, Voice Teacher - Curtis Institute of Music, Director - Joy In Singing Foundation

DENNIS ZHENG  Board Director - Merola Opera Program & Asian Performing Arts Council