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Executive Director : Tamara Loewenthal
Development Director : Megan Hutchison
Community & Arts Engagement Director : Loraine Martin
Operations & Business Manager : Marc Tschida
Communications & Marketing Director : Kathleen Clark-Perez
Booking Consultant (Festival 2020) : Tom Frouge
Volunteer Coordinator : Sarah Lollis
Graduate Assistants : Katie Bethel, Camryn Greer
Student Outreach Advocate / IU Cox Civic Scholar : Leilanu Jackson

Board of Directors

Jennifer Riley Simone, Chair
Scott Burgins, Vice Chair
Lauren J. Bryant, Secretary
Heidi Harmon, Treasurer
Bridget Anderson
Geoff Bradley
Beth Ellis
Gavin Everett
Nancy Goswami
Jillian Kinzie
Anne Kostyo
Joyce Splann Krothe
Genevieve Pritchard
Jerry Stern
Peg Stice
Tamara Loewenthal, Ex Officio

Advisory Board

Danise Alano-Martin
Sandi Clark
Jane Clay
Doug Eibling
Bob Flynn
Candice Foss
Jan Grant
Kim Gray
Brandi Host
Deb Hutton
Sherry Knighton-Schwandt
Jim Krause
Laura Plummer
Shawn Reynolds
Michael Shermis

The mission of the Lotus Education & Arts Foundation: To create opportunities to experience, celebrate, and explore the diversity of the world’s cultures, through music and the arts. [est. 1994; 501(c)3 not-for profit]