Board of Directors

PS IPC’s Board of Directors meets monthly. The board makes executive decisions and sets policy. The Officers are elected annually by the Board. The executive committee meets in special session following the board meeting, if deemed appropriate. We are proud to announce the 2022-2023 Board of Directors.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS (2022-2023)

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

  • Peggy Cravens, Chairman of the Board
  • Joe Giarrusso,  President
  • Isabel Chapman, First Vice President  & Special Events Chair
  • John Bayless, Composer in Residence
  • Carole J. Westrick-Bomar, Esq, Vice President – Marketing
  • Dr. Elizabeth Smalley, Secretary
  • Michael Foster, Treasurer
  • Dr. Joan RuBane, Ass’t Treasurer & Associate Artistic Director / Competition Producer
  • JoAnn Wellner, Vice President – Development
  • Bill Bramer, Member-at-Large
  • Jessica Greene, Member-at-Large
  • Mr. Andrea Laguni, Member-at-Large
  • Sandra Woodson, Member-at-Large

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR LAUREATE

GENERAL BOARD

  • Dr. Betty Baxter
  • Lillian Birer-Lapidus (In Memoriam)
  • Lois Darr
  • Hugh Glenn
  • Dr. Earl Mason (In Memoriam)
  • Michael Masser (In Memoriam)
  • Robin Montgomery, Chair Grants (In Memoriam)
  • Juan Parker, Education
  • Julisa Parker, Education
  • Joyce Stein
  • Paul G. Waring

EMERITI:

  • Virginia Waring, President (In Memoriam)
  • Stewart Gordon, President
  • Tony Rose, President (In Memoriam)
  • Dr. Gerald Benston (In Memoriam)
  • Jean Ann Hirschi, Vice President Emerita (In Memoriam)
  • Dr. Charles Monell, Parliamentarian (In Memoriam)
  • Patricia Taylor Lee, Artistic Director Emerita
  • James Carona
  • JoAnn McGrath
  • Bill Marx
  • Jean Carrus
  • Rev. Patty Spicer

HONORARY ARTISTIC BOARD

  • Francesco Carotenuto
  • Richard and John Contigulia
  • Peter Duchin
  • Marilyn Horne
  • Marta Casals Istomin
  • Byron Janis
  • Gladys Krenek (in Memoriam)
  • Anton Nel
  • Carlo Ponti, Jr.
  • David Robertson
  • Ann Schein
  • Herbert Stessin (in memoriam)
  • Earl Wild (in memoriam)

ARTISTIC COMMITTEE

  • John Bayless, Co-Chair
  • Dr. Joan RuBane, Co-Chair
  • Dr. Stewart Gordon
  • Norman Krieger
  • Andrea Laguni
  • Jon Nakamatsu
  • Lisa Nakamichi
  • Orli Shaham