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Photo of Symphony and Audience in Helzberg Hall

Founded by R. Crosby Kemper, Jr.+ in 1982

Board of Trustees established in 1983

Russell Patterson+, Conductor Emeritus

 

KANSAS CITY SYMPHONY BOARD OF DIRECTORS

OFFICERS
William M. Lyons, Chair
Joshua Sosland, Vice Chair
Michael D. Fields, Vice Chair
Ann Kaufmann Baum, Vice Chair
Robert A. Kipp, Vice Chair
William B. Taylor, Vice Chair & Secretary-Treasurer
 
DIRECTORS
Tom Bowser Sylvia J. Brush
Vince Clark Cary D. DeCamp
Kelli Glynn Michael Gordon
Evan Halloin Spence Heddens
James A. Heeter Irvine O. Hockaday, Jr.
Lamar Hunt, Jr. Pat McCown
Joshua C. Rowland Richard Ryan
Marny Sherman Kent W. Sunderland
Linda Gill Taylor
Ursula Terrasi
Susie Yang
 
 EX-OFFICIO
 Frank Byrne, Executive Director
 Michael Stern, Music Director
 Shirley Bush Helzberg, Chair Emerita  

 
 PAST BOARD PRESIDENTS
 1983-85 Paul H.Henson +  1988-90 George E. Powell, Jr. +
 1985-87 R. Crosby Kemper, Jr. +  1990-95 David W. Hunerberg
 1987-88 Paul H. Henson +  1995 - 2013 Shirley Bush Helzberg
   
 FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Christine Kemper, President  Stephen H. Hill
Julia Irene Kauffman, Vice President Michael A. Schultz
Russell W. Baker, Jr., Secretary
Sylvia J. Brush, Auxiliary Representative
George E. Powell III, Treasurer
Jan B. Leonard, Foundation Coordinator

 

FOUNDING DIRECTORS

 
Henry W. Bloch William N. Deramus III +
George C. Dillon+ James H. Hale +
Donald J. Hall Paul H. Henson +
R. Crosby Kemper, Jr.+ George E. Powell, Jr. +
George A. Russell Richard H. Spencer +
Richard J. Stern +  

 

Board - Deceased Description key

Current as of July 13, 2016