The Athens Symphony’s governing board is comprised of 17 business and community leaders serving as officers and elected directors.

The Board is responsible for ensuring the Symphony operates on a sustainable basis as a financially-sound, volunteer community asset.

Board of Directors

2017 – 2018
  • Dr. Randan Ashmore
  • Ms. Sallyanne Barrow, Treasurer
  • Mr. Mike Bascle, Secretary
  • Mr. Phil Bettendorf, President-Elect
  • Mr. E. Davison Burch
  • Ms. Carol Cofer
  • Dr. Ed Dempsey
  • Ms. Susan Dinwiddie, Conductor
  • Mr. David Hamilton, President 
  • Mr. Will Hodges
  • Dr. Roy Legette
  • Mr. Brad Maffett, Associate Conductor
  • Ms. Becky Matheny, Past President
  • Dr. Dale Monson
  • Ms. Carol Reddish
  • Capt. Leonard Sapera
  • Mr. Wade A. Schueneman

Administration

  • Dr. Richard A. Hudson, Executive Director of the Athens Symphony
  • Ms. Cheri Rose, Administrator to the Board