Cohort Mentors & Final Project Review Panelists

Carlos Almela

Senior Grantmaker
Fundación Carasso (France & Spain)

Pedro Mario Burelli

Managing Partner
BV Holdings AG (Venezuela & USA)

Pamela Calsow

Cultural Director
Corporación de Panguipulli (Chile)

Franco Carranza

Founding Director
Semana de la Trompeta (Peru)

Ruben Carughi

Founding Director
Trombonanza (Argentina)

Ron Davis

Founding Director
El Sistema Greenland

Jennifer Heflin

Senior Manager
Accenture PLC (USA)

Yoo-Jin Hong

Director of Programs
League of American Orchestras

Katya Gorbatiouk

General Manager
Plexus Holdings (United Kingdom)

Calida Jones

Artistic Director
Bravo Waterbury! (USA)

Lai Ling Lee

Director of Americas
The Red Cross (Canada)

Scott Lykins

Lakes Area Music Festival (USA)

Robert Mercuri

Robert Mercuri

Director of Regional Sales
Medline Industries Inc. (Canada)

Cecile Prieto

Senior Grantmaker
Fundación Azteca (Mexico)

Fabien Rossini

Head of Business Development
Square Enix (United Kingdom)

Cara Sawyer

Marketing Manager
Absolute Process Instruments (USA)

Suzanne Siskel

Executive Vice President
The Asia Foundation

Marina Spindler

Former CEO
Group of 50 (Latin America)

Steven Vetrone

The Home Depot (Canada)

Sara Zanussi

ComMUSICation (USA)

Paulo Zuben

Founding President
Santa Marcelina Cultura (Brazil)

“The unique curriculum of readings, seminars,
assignments, and field work transformed my perspective and strengthened my goals within the world of music education.”

Maggie Gould, Violin, USA (Class of 2014)
Co-Founder – National Youth Orchestra of Belize