Youth Orchestras of Fresno Board of Directors

R. Emeterio Castro
President

Dee Lacy
Vice President

Julie Han
Treasurer

Susan Mullanax
Secretary

 

 

Youth Orchestras of Fresno Staff

Dr. Thomas Loewenheim
Music Director 

Julia Copeland
Executive Director

Adam Elmore
Conducting Assistant

Pierce Yamaoka
Operations Assistant & Music Librarian

John Veloz
Administrative Assistant

Joshua Witrado
percussion coach/coordinator

Coaches

  • violin: KC Simba-Torres, Lianna Stuart, Limor Toren-Immerman
  • viola: Devinda Gunasekara, Derek Stewart
  • cello: Aimee Dockum, Leo Kim
  • bass: Adam Elmore, Shawn Toner
  • flute: Nathan Davis
  • bassoon: John Veloz
  • horn: Elisha Wilson
  • trumpet: Pierce Yamaoka
  • trombone: Braden Salvatore
  • percussion: Joshua Witrado
  • harp: Laura Porter

 

Accent on Access Violin Program Instructors

  • Simpson Cha
  • Angeles Rosillo
  • Mark Ryan
  • Lianna Stuart
  • Rob Stuart
  • Roman Velasco
  • John Veloz

 

Nancy Akhavan

Humberto Enriquez

Marta Obler

Jerry Palladino

Kyle Pegram

K. C. Simba-Torres

Kathryn Whitehouse

 

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