Administrative Offices

The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
The Historic Hamm Building, 3rd Floor
408 Saint Peter Street
Saint Paul, MN 55102-1497

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President’s Office

Bruce Coppock
President and Managing Director

Amy Thirsten
Executive Assistant

Tom Kornacker
Special Assistant to the President

Artistic Administration

Kyu-Young Kim
Senior Director of Artistic Planning

Paul Finkelstein
Artistic Planning Coordinator

Erin Jude
Director of Education and Community Engagement

Kate Nordstrum
Liquid Music Curator; Producer of Special Projects

Eleanor Owens
Education Specialist

Orchestral Operations

Jason Piehl
Orchestra Manager

Sarah Gingerich
Production Coordinator

Natalie Hokanson
Operations and Touring Manager

Jon Kjarum
Technical Director

James Kortz

Kelly MacLennan
Director of Orchestra Personnel

Mary Phelps
Venue and Events Manager

Ann Piotrowski
Event Supervisor


Katie Berg
Director of Development

Christopher Bineham
Senior Gifts Officer

Becky Cline
Assistant Director of Development for Institutional Support

Nina Graham
Grants and Institutional Support Manager

Jackie Ruprecht
Donor Stewardship Coordinator

Lexi Woodard
Individual Gifts Coordinator

Laura Yoo
Development Operations Coordinator


Beth Toso
Chief Financial Officer

Kristen Hager

Sarah Hayes
Senior Accountant/Analyst

Mark Niehaus
Accounting Manager

Human Resources

Jen Muenchow
Director of Human Resources

Marketing and Public Relations

Lindsey Thoreson Hansen
Director of Marketing

Gretchen Hazelton
Marketing Manager

Kate Roarty
Audience Development Manager

Stephen Sokolouski
Marketing and Communications Assistant

Matt Thueson
Executive Producer of Digital Media

Ticket Office

Jen Hurd
Ticket Office Manager

Sam Tygiel
Ticket Office Assistant

Chris Woznicki
Database Coordinator

Ticket Office Associates
Katharine Anderson, Jo Gilbertson, Josh LaGrave, Theresa Nelson, Karl Snyder, Courtney Stirn