Faculty & Staff


President's Office

President & Executive Director
Chief of Staff


Dean & Vice President for Educational Affairs
Associate Dean of Programs & The Marlene M. Bowen Piano Program Director
Program Director: Strings & Orchestra; Faculty: Violin
Voice & Guitar Program Director
Director of Chamber Music; Ensemble Director: Merit Brass Ensemble & Merit Trombone Choir; Faculty: Trombone & Jazz Trombone
Chicago Musical Pathways Initiative Project Director
Band Program Director
Early Childhood & General Music Program Manager
Band Program Manager
String Program Manager
Jazz Studies Program Manager; Faculty: Theory
Private Lesson Coordinator
Program Coordinator

Student Services

Director of Student Services
Student Data & Registration Manager
Student Accounts Manager & Elective Faculty
Librarian; Faculty: Early Childhood Music
Student Services Associate
Student Services Associate

Development & Marketing

Vice President for Development & Marketing
Director of Marketing & Communications
Director of Partnerships & Engagement
Institutional Gifts Manager
Individual Giving Manager
Digital Marketing Manager
Donor Database Coordinator

Finance & Administration

Vice President for Finance & Administration
Director of Finance
Director of Inclusivity, Diversity, Equity & Antiracism (IDEA) and Human Resources
Assistant Director of Human Resources and Finance

Facilities & Technology

Operations & Rentals Manager