Women's Auxiliary

Supporting the Academy through fundraising & ambassadorship

Make an impact. Make connections.


  • Meetings with live performances by Academy artists
  • Creative fundraising events and projects
  • Luncheons, social events, summer picnic, and exclusive Festival activities
  • Plan new projects via your choice of Auxiliary committees

Annual membership: $250 ($25 for non-deductible member dues, $225 tax-deductible charitable contribution to support Music Academy programs including Auxiliary fellow scholarships, Sing! choral program in local elementary schools, and Community Access tickets)

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Questions? Please contact:  Auxiliary Chair Judy Astbury


Attend world-class Academy artist performances

Enjoy a dynamic, multi-generational social network

Membership Roster: Active

Heather Abed
Ellery Allebrand
Judy Astbury
Heidi August
Shelley Bookspan
Cynthia Brown
Michelle-Marie J. Burmester
Susan Case
Mally Chakola
Debra Cochrane-Vercammen
Marna Coday
Sarah Corliss
Kathy Cowell
Meg DiNapoli
Kari Eiler
Virginia J. Farthing
Laurel Finster
Lucy Firestone

Lylie G. Francis
Karen Frishman
Marisa Garber
Inge Gatz
Deborah Branch Geremia
Jane Giles
Dolores Gillmore
Roberta Grant
Karen Gray
Carole Halsted
Valerie Harrison
Patricia Hauptman
Kelly Herting
Christine Hoehner
Ashley Hollister
Nan Holt
Claire Johnson
Colleen Koch

Jenna Koffel
Christina Leveque
Margi Mainquist
Gloria Martin
Lisa McCollum
Dida Merrill
Tedde Minogue
Harriet Mosson
Teddy Muller
DeDe Parrett
Valeska Parrish-Voiges
Pauline Paulin, PhD
Pamela Purcilly
Eileen White Read
Martha Reich
Kasey Lundquist Reiter
Samantha Ronngard
Liz Rosedale

Caroline Rutledge
Ann Sarkis
Shelby Scudder
Hana-Lee Sedgwick
Paula Steinmetz
Jennifer Steinwurtzel
Helga “Ellie” Sulger
Casey Turpin
Evie Vesper
Sandra Walther
Kathleen Weber
Judy Weirick
Kaye Willette
Emily Zacarias
Jennifer Zacharias
Betty Meyer honorary member

Membership Roster: Sustainer

Rebecca Alberts
Cynthia Ardell
Leslie Bernstein
Kathy Bielen
Edith Clark
Caryl Crahan
Sadie Decker
Catey Dunkley
Eunice Fly
Susan Fuhrer

Sylvia Hale
Guillemette Holder, PhD
Peggy Ittner
MeRandy Jarc
Victoria Kline, PhD
Susan Kuehn
Letty Lauffer
Judith Mack
Katharine Mallin
Rosa Markolf

Patty Medina
Helga Morris
Julie Morrow
Diane Pannkuk
Diane Pearson
Ellen Pillsbury
Minie Pompe Van Meerdervoort, PhD
Linda Ring
Joann Rodrigue
Jennifer Sanan

Harriet Sharp
Dor Stampfli
Rosie Thompson
Cherie Topper
Holiday Vail
Dale Van Mill
Judy Weisman
Kate Winn-Rogers
Caryl Beadel Wray
Pat Yzurdiaga