About Us

Our Mission Statement


To be one of the nation’s outstanding summer music festivals, set in the beauty of the Finger Lakes region, Skaneateles community-inspired, and recognized for its creative and dynamic concert programming, education, and outreach.

Staff and Board

Susan Mark, Executive Director
Aaron Wunsch and Julia Bruskin, Artistic Directors
Steve Frackenpohl, Director of Operations

Board of Directors
Doug Whitehouse, President
Dave Birchenough, Vice President
Edward Conan, Treasurer
Ginny Marty & Koko Fuller, Co-Secretaries

Miki Bangs
Judith Bryant
Colin Carroll
Susan Charlton
Somak Chattopadhyay
Joan Christy
Sal D'Amelio
Kim Driscoll
Alison Ferretti
Dana Hall
John King
Brendan McGinn
Nancy Ranieri
Judy Robertson
Andrew Russo
Jean Shook
Edie Williams

Advisory Council
Thomas Bersani
Ellen Bifano
Beth Boudreau
Barb Connor
Mary Cotter
Paul Cowley
William Davis
John DeFrancisco
Michael P. Falcone
Lindsay Groves
Claire Howard
Andrea Latchem
Sharon Magee
Andrew Ramsgard
Doug Sutherland

Administrative Staff
Outside the Box Business Solutions, Bookkeeping

Past Presidents of the Board

Beth Boudreau
David Birnbaum
Dan Fisher
Bill Havens
Colleen Fisher
Andrea Latchem
Judy Bryant
Claire Howard
Joan Christy
Joseph Strodel, Jr.
Suzanne Connelly
Lynn Cleary
Barb Connor
Dave Birchenough
Doug Sutherland
Dana Hall