Staff Directory

Administrative Offices: 989-631-5930

MCFTA Administration

Terri Trotter
President & CEO

Linda Basque
Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

Laura Argyle
Vice President of Finance & Chief Financial Officer

Bryan Jao
Vice President of Performing Arts Programming & Chief Program Officer

Tina Siegmund
HR, Payroll & Benefits Manager

Heath Hetherington
Production Director

Larry Salva
Facilities Director

Terry Stevens
Director of IT Infrastructure & Databases

Tammie Swinson
Manager of Executive Affairs

Tony Serra
Front of House Operations Manager

Katy Gaertner
Programming Operations Manager

Joelle Ferguson
Volunteer Services Manager


Nichole Toth
Director of Tessitura Services

Samantha Johnson
Retail Sales Coordinator

Tory Thompson Newberry
Ticket Office Manager

Zach Prout
Ticket Office Assistant Manager


Kristen Wuerfel
Director of Marketing & Communications

Julie Dukes
Public Relations & Communications Manager

Kristen Squires
Senior Marketing Manager

Jennifer Bagnall
Marketing Coordinator


Chris Yaklin
Director of Development

Heather Litle
Annual Fund Manager

Tina Raymond
Corporate Relations Manager


Claudia Marsh
Events Manager

Bridget Kreager
Event & Facilities Use Manager


Debbie Anderson
Director of Education

Sarah Brandt
Education & Studio School Manager

Mackenzie Hopkins
School & Public Program Coordinator

Kristen Getzin
STEM Program Coordinator

Midland Symphony Orchestra

Kimberly Dimond
Director of Symphony Programs

Bohuslav Rattay
Music Director

Robin Von Wald
Symphony Librarian & Personnel Manager

Center Stage Theatre & Choirs

Dexter Brigham
Director of Theater Programs

Dr. Matt Travis
Music Director

Katy Gaertner
Operations Manager

Alden B. Dow Museum of Science & Art

Armin Mersmann
Senior Visual Arts Curator / Resident Artist

Emmy Mills
Museum Administrator

Midland County Historical Society

Gary Skory

Crystal Laudeman