Our board members and staff are essential to our work; they provide expertise in many fields.

President | Stuart Offer
Retired attorney, Morrison & Foerster

Vice President | Sheila Newbery

Secretary | James Washburn
R&D, Livongo Health

Treasurer | Rebecca Liao
Executive Vice President of Business Development and Strategy at Skuchain Writer & China analyst

Robert Dawson
Musician & Scholar

Didier LeGall
Executive Vice President, Ambarella Inc.

Susan Oxtoby
Senior Film Curator at Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Paul Sugarman
Retired Attorney at Heller Ehrman LLP

David Tayler
Artistic Director
Musicologist, Videographer, Recording Engineer & Musician

Hanneke van Proosdij
Artistic Director
Musician, Director of SFEMS Recorder Workshop


Hanneke van Proosdij and David Tayler, Artistic Directors
Greta Hryciw, Director of Patron Services
Sandra Martin, Director of Education and Outreach
Andrew Levy, Digital Media Production
Elaine Zhang, Digital Media Production, CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation)
Heli Roiha, Bookkeeper
Terry McKelvey, Patron Management Consultant
Jirachaya Kiriruangchai, Web Design and Graphic Arts
Boby Borisov, Audio Engineer
Lloyd Hryciw, Videographer
Hiro Matsuo, Director of Concert Production
Theodore Prompichai, Production Assistant



Rebekah Ahrendt, musicologist, Associate Professor University of Utrecht
Ross Duffin, Musicologist Fynette H. Kulas Professor of Music, Head of Historical Performance at Case Western
Joan Lounsbery, former Executive Director at the Santa Rosa Symphony and Music in the Vineyards
Steven Plank, professor of musicology at Oberlin

Susan Thampi, Media & Technology, Content Creation, Design

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