Administrative Staff

The Music Institute of Chicago board, administration and faculty work hard to further the Music Institute of Chicago mission while dealing with the day-to-day needs of those we serve.  Please do not hesitate to contact us with your ideas, questions or concerns.

 

Main Administrative Office

1702 Sherman Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201

Phone: 847.905.1500, ext.180

 

Office of the President

Mark George

President and CEO

 

Sue Polutnik

Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

847.905.1500, ext. 122

 

Community Music School

Emily Abraham

Dean and Vice President of Academic Affairs

847.905.1500, ext. 126

 

Guinevere Grimstad

Senior Director of Academic Operations, Winnetka

847.905.1500, ext. 133

 

Marie Alatalo

Campus Director, Chicago

847.905.1500, ext. 143

 

Patrick O'Malley

Campus Director, Downtown Evanston & Evanston East

847.905.1500, ext. 101

 

Brady Richards

Campus Director, Winnetka

847.905.1500, ext. 127

 

Clem Leek

Campus Director, Lake Forest & Lincolnshire

847.905.1500, ext. 191

 

Sung Hoon Mo

Site Coordinator, Downers Grove

847.877.4854  

 

 

Community Engagement

Matt Boresi

Director of Arts Integration

847.905.1500, ext. 170

              

Victor Ribadeneyra

Manager of Community Engagement

847.905.1500, ext. 182

 

Development

Paul Nebenzahl

Senior Development Consultant

 

Stuart Kipnis

Director of Corporate, Foundation and Government Relations

 

Alyssa Hagen

Development Manager

 

Luis Romero

Development Coordinator

 

Dipti Patel
Development Assistant

 

Finance and Operations

Marcia Rubin

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

 

Nancy Schultz

Senior Director of Registration and Payroll

 

Arlene Jackson

Human Resources Manager

 

Rose Vakili

Finance and Billing Coordinator

847.905.1500, ext. 180

 

Mitzie Friedland-Stell

Accounting Associate

 

 

Marketing and Communications

Erin Fusco

Director of Marketing and Communications

 

Nora Takagi

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

 

 

Nichols Concert Hall

Fiona Queen

Director of Performance Activities

 

Giles Lemmens

Assistant Director of Performance Activities

 

Box Office:  847.448.8326

 

 

Campus Support Staff

               

Maria Alfaro

Kevin Harrison

Administrative Assistants, Evanston East Campus

847.905.1500, ext. 100

 

Bisera Makarevic

Administrative Assistant, Winnetka Campus

847.905.1500, ext. 120

 

Lake Forest Campus

847.905.1500, ext. 194