Staff & Board of Directors – Youth Orchestra Salinas

Staff & Board of Directors


Mike Thomas, Chief Operating Officer

Michael Gomez, Program Manager

Teaching Artists:

Amalia Diaz, Orchestra Director

Michael Gomez, Pre-Orchestra & Choral Director 

Miran McPoland, Juniors Director & Orchestra

Liz Baseman, Pre-Orchestra

Alex Declet, Pre-Orchestra Teaching Assistant

Felisha Garcia, Juniors & Pre-Orchestra

David Giertz, Orchestra

Isabel Guerrero, Pre-Orchestra

Tyler Reilly, Pre-Orchestra Coach

John Orzel, Orchestra & Pre-Orchestra Coach

Greg Smith, Orchestra Coach

Program Assistants:

Jaclyn Christian

Eric Ortiz

Arturo Rios

Program Counselor:

Bruce Becker, Ph.D


Faustino Contreras

Lucy Luna

Tina Oliverez-Gomez

Board of Directors:

Chair: Mary Alicia McRae

Vice Chair: Anne Bramers

Chief Financial Officer: Sherrie Isaac

Founder: Joanne Taylor

Colleen Bailey

Cheryl Camany

Alfred Diaz-Infante

Anita Dunsay

Monika Macias

Valentin Mendoza

Luis Osorio

Bev Ranzenberger

Chris Steinbruner

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