Advisory Board & Administration


COMMUNITY MUSIC SCHOOL

Administrative Staff 

Carol Commerford
Director, CMS
314-246-4445
 
Melissa Peterson
Community Relations Coordinator
314-246-4448

Linda Chickos
Registration Coordinator 
chickos@webster.edu
314-246-4452
 
Katie Myler
Ensembles Coordinator
myler@webster.edu 
314-246-4450
 
Rebecca Drury
Strauss Center Branch Coordinator
636-537-1601
 
Julie Giesegh
Webster Groves Branch Coordinator
314-246-3110
 
Leigh Anne Huckaby
Building Representative
314-246-4454
 
Jennifer Puleo
Department Associate
314-968-5939
 
Evelyn Williams
Webster Groves Receptionist
314-968-5939
 
Peter E. Sargent
Dean, Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Art
 
Shirley A. Bartzen
Director Emeritus, CMS

Community Music School Advisory Board

Linda Lee, Chair
Pamela Brown
Barbara Doyle
David Dumitru
Arden Fisher
James Krekeler 
Harry Moppins
Mary Riew
Stephen D. Smith
Marc Thayer
Anne von der Heydt
Leslie Wainwright


Webster University Board of Trustees

Brenda Newberry, MA '79
Chair of the Board
Founder and Chair, Ret.
The Newberry Group, Inc.

Steven O. Swyers
Vice Chair of the Board
Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP

Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble, Ph.D.
President

Julian Schuster, Ph.D.
Provost and Senior Vice President

Greg Gunderson
Treasurer
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Laura Rein
University Secretary

Sheila Baxter, MA' 86
Brigadier General, Ret.
Western Regional Medical Command

Amelia J. Bond
President & CEO
Greater Saint Louis Community Foundation

Mark Burkhart
Consultant
Cassidy Turley

Dale Cammon
Chairman & Co-Chief Executive Officer
Bryant Group, Inc.

A. Bayard Clark III
Executive Vice President & CFO, Ret.
Commerce Bancshares, Inc.

Thomas Cornwell
President, Ret.
DRS Sustainment Systems, Inc.

Robert M. Cox, Jr.
Sr. Vice President in Administration, Ret.
Emerson Electric Co.

Clark S. Davis
Consultant
HOK Group, Inc.

Darryl W. Davis
President, Phantom Works
The Boeing Company

Michael DeHaven
Sr. VP & General Counsel
BJC HealthCare

Alison N. Ferring
Civic Leader

Steven L. Finerty
Chairman
Argent Capital Management

Marilyn Fox
Civic Leader

Edward L. Glotzbach
Vice Chairman
Information Services Group, Inc

Philip J. Koen
CEO
Intermedia

Ronald J. Kruszewski
Chairman & CEO
Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc.

Paul Lee
President
Delta Energy LLC

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Joseph McKee III
President
Paric Corporation

Lee J. Metcalf, MA '05
Rear Admiral, Ret.
United States Navy

Michael Neidorff
Chairman and CEO
Centene Corporation

Gregory Nelson
Sr. Vice President, Gen. Counsel, and Secretary
Ameren Corporation

Jerry E. Ritter
Civic Leader

Elizabeth T. Robb, BA '65
Chief Executive Officer
Robb Partners

George Scherer
Executive Vice President & CFO, Ret.
McCarthy Building Companies, Inc.

William W. Snyder
Executive VP & CFO
Enterprise Holdings, Inc.

David Steward
Chairman
World Wide Technology, Inc.

Anthony (Tony) Thompson, MBA '88
Chairman & CEO
Kwame Building Group, Inc.

Markus Trice
, BA '75
Co-founder and Managing Partner
Compass Equity Advisors

James D. Weddle
Managing Partner
Edward Jones

Patricia D. Whitaker
CEO
Arcturis

Lynn Wittels
President & CEO
St. Louis Jewish Community Center

Douglas H. Yaeger
Chairman, President & CEO, Ret.
The Laclede Group Inc.

Michael Zambrana
Owner, President, CEO
Pangea Group

Kristofer (Kris) Knapstein, BA '96
President, 
Alumni Association
Vice President
Cassidy Turley


Life Trustees


Ambassador George H. Walker, III
Chairman Emeritus
Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc


Emerita Member


Jane B. Hart

Honorary Trustees

Robert Q. Costas

Frank Jacobs