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Faculty & Staff

Staff

President's Office

President & Executive Director
Chief of Staff

Programs

Dean & Vice President for Educational Affairs
Associate Dean of Programs & The Marlene M. Bowen Piano Program Director
Program Director: Strings & Orchestra; Faculty: Violin
Director of Projects & Events
Director of Chamber Music; Ensemble Director: Merit Brass Ensemble & Merit Trombone Choir; Faculty: Trombone
Voice, Guitar, & the Marlene M. Bowen Piano Program Director
Early Childhood & General Music Program Manager
String Program Manager
Librarian; Faculty: Early Childhood Music
Piano, Voice, and Guitar Program Manager
Band Program Manager
Ensemble Director: Merit Jazz Ensemble; Staff: Jazz Studies Program Manager; Faculty: Jazz

Student Services

Vice President for Enrollment & Student Services
Director of Student Services
Student Services Associate
Student Services Associate
Student Services Associate

Development & Marketing

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

Finance & Administration

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

Operations

Operations Staff Member
Operations Staff Member
Operations Staff Member
Operations Staff Member
Operations Staff Member
Operations Staff Member
Operations Staff Member
Operations Staff Member
Operations Staff Member
Operations Staff Member
Operations Staff Member
Operations Staff Member

Chicago Musical Pathways Initiative (CMPI)

CMPI Project Director
CMPI Student Navigator
CMPI Student Navigator
CMPI Student Navigator