Lone Star Lyric Theater Festival
1201 Hyde Park Blvd. Houston, TX 77006
p. 917.414.9577 e. lonestarlyric@gmail.com

Artistic Advisory Board
Board of Directors
Lois Alba
Lois Alba Aria Competition
Master Teacher of Voice

Cynthia Clayton
Associate Professor of Voice, University of Houston
Moores School of Music

Roger S. Keele
Opera Faculty, Sam Houston University
Co-Founder, Lone Star Lyric

Sara Nowina
CRJH Theatre Arts, Katy Independent School District, formerly Assistant Stage Manager at Houston Grand Opera

Buck Ross
Edythe Bates Old Professor of Music
Director, Moores Opera Center

Hector Vasquez
Affiliate Artist in Voice, University of Houston
Moores School of Music

Sarah Brindley
Executive Assistant at Symplr, Singer with Bach Society Houston, Staff Singer at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

Brooks Christensen
President & Owner, Monk Engineering Inc., Christensen Concert Series curator, devoted and frequent Ragtime piano player

Jim Elliott - President
Professional Lighting Designer, formerly Production Manager -
Amarillo Civic Center and Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts, Artistic Administrator, Technical Director and Lighting Designer - Amarillo Opera

Michael Remson
Executive Director, American Festival for the Arts (AFA)

Jeremy Wood
Music Director, First Christian Church and St. Agnes Academy

Oliver Worthington, III
Assistant Professor, Butler University School of Music, Board President for Jensen Foundation Vocal Competition

Past Board Members

Charles Chester

Attorney, Retired United States Air Force

Bill Haase
Retired Executive Director of Marketing for Mars Inc., Volunteer Board Member Houston Grand Opera Guild, Friends of Mandel Park

Roger S. Keele
Co-Founder, Composer, Pianist

Nancy Markeloff
Retired Singer & Actress

Kristen Sheils
Attorney at Law