Board & Staff

Board of Directors

Doug Eibling, chair
Jessica Reed, vice chair
Janavi Nigudkar, secretary
Joshua Perry, treasurer
Kathy Aiken
Mary Clare Bauman
Ruth Boshkoff
Duane Busick
Beverly Colin
Pam Davidson
Brandi Host
Jillian Kinzie
Mary McCarty
Rob Shakespeare
Kristina Simmonds
Sunni Fass, ex officio


Executive Director : Sunni Fass
Artistic Director : Lee Williams
Development Director : Kristin Varella
Outreach Director : Loraine Martin
Volunteer Coordinator : Tamara Loewenthal
Graduate Administrative Assistants : Andrew Collins, Allyson Gergely
Graduate Practicum Students : Kathleen Kuo, Samantha Sandusky

The mission of the Lotus Education & Arts Foundation [est. 1995; 501(c)3 not-for profit]: To create opportunities to experience, celebrate, and explore the diversity of the world’s cultures, through music and the arts.