THE GUILD’S MISSION
The Palm Springs Opera Guild of the Desert is a 501(c)(3) cultural organization which works to promote opera through the delivery of quality operatic performances to a large and diverse audience throughout the Coachella Valley. The Guild helps ensure the future of the art form by encouraging and supporting young singers with financial assistance, performance opportunities and through student and adult Outreach programs. Click here to read about our community programs.
2016-2017 BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Front Row: Glickman, Rubin, Sanders, Carrus, Pomar, Mittlemann, Staudhemmer, Vilardi
Back Row: Hendrix, Lind, Patrick, Johansen, Fisher, Eisenmann, Varela, Mundt
Absent: Cody, Green, Hammack, Roberts, Shevlin, Sorin
J. Bruce Johansen, President
Thomas Patrick, First Vice President
Jordan Varela, Second Vice President
Jeffrey Roberts, Secretary
Robert Hammack, Treasurer
Jean C. Carrus, Parliamentarian
Dr. William Fisher
The Guild is a 501(c)(3) organization. Tax ID: 95-6220739. Donations are tax deductible as allowed by law. Leadership of the Guild is 100% voluntary. Officers receive no monetary compensation for services rendered.