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Board of Directors and Mission Statement

 

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.

 

2018-2019 BOARD OF DIRECTORS (July 1, 2018-June 30, 2019)

Officers

Thomas Patrick, President

Jordan Varela, Vice President

Jeffrey Roberts, Secretary

Rosemarie Vacano, Treasurer

Jean C. Carrus, Parliamentarian

Directors

Joseph A. Bartush

Marc Byrd

Peggy Cravens

Andrew Eisenmann

Dr. William Fisher

Renée Glickman

Jerry Green

C. Terry Hendrix

Bruce Johansen, Past President

Stephen Lind

Barbara Mittlemann

Patrick Mundt

Barbara Pomar

Susan Rice

Marie Staudhammer

Executive Director

Laurie Baldwin

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.