Please note: Brandmeyer Great Hall will be closed to the public Friday, August 18.

About

Board and Staff

The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts administrative offices may be reached by phone at (816) 994-7200 or by e-mail at .


Kauffman Center Board of Directors

  • Ms. Julia Irene Kauffman, Chairman
  • Mr. David C. Lady, Vice Chairman
  • The Honorable Peggy Dunn
  • Mr. Kenneth J. Dworak
  • Mrs. Shirley B. Helzberg
  • Mrs. Janice C. Kreamer
  • Mr. Louis W. Smith

Executive Staff

  • Paul Schofer, President and Chief Executive Officer
  • , Vice President of Operations

Theater Operations

  • Patrick Donnelly, CFE, Senior Director of Theater Operations
  • Sara Beatty, Theater Operations Manager
  • Eric Miller, Production Services Manager
  • Don Hovis, Production Services Supervisor
  • Josh Scheib, Production Services Supervisor
  • Donna Miller Brown, Audio Production Supervisor

Special Events & Catering

  • Lisa Voss, Sales Manager
  • Laura VanGoethem, Facility Sales Coordinator

Facilities

  • Amy Boesen, Facilities Supervisor

Patron Services

  • , Director of Patron Services
  • , Front of House Manager
  • , Volunteer Manager
  • , Patron Services Coordinator

Ticketing Services

  • , Ticketing Services Manager
  • Sarah Milosevich, Ticketing Services Supervisor

Finance & Administration

  • Connie Silverman, Controller
  • Kathryn Sougéy, Assistant Controller
  • Susan Steckmest, Senior Accounting Analyst
  • Nial Champ, Accounting Generalist
  • Jo Keatley, Assistant to the CEO

Development & Donor Relations

  • , Senior Director of Development
  • Chris Major, Manager of Corporate Giving
  • Joan Israelite, Consultant
  • Molly Sefton, Development Specialist
  • Dalene Bradford, Development Associate
  • Brent Kimmi, Development Coordinator

Marketing & Communications

  • , Director of Marketing
  • , Marketing Manager
  • , Community Outreach Supervisor
  • , Digital Marketing Specialist