Staff & 2019-2020 Board of Directors

Dorothy L. Ilgen, Executive Director


The Board of Directors for the Philharmonic Orchestra of Indianapolis consists of musicians from the

orchestra and the Symphonic Praise Choir as well as community representatives.


Craig Parmerlee 

Sound Productions

Co-Vice President

Emily Berry

Nickloy & Higdon LLP

Co-Vice President

Cindi McGarvey 

JWM Neurology


Taylor Jenkins


Katie Lockwood

Auditions Coordinator

Immediate Past President

Charlie Mullen

Ace Rent-A-Car

Martha Davis

MSD Lawrence Township Schools


Jesse Garcia

Music Educator

Mark A. Holloway

Stephenson Morow & Semler

Heidi Holmer

Indianapolis Public Library

Julie Johns-Cole

Indiana 211 Partnership

Tish Porter

Cort, Inc.

Patricia Roberts

Symphonic Praise Choir 


Kate Tewanger

Hedges & Associates

Orcenith Smith

Music Director

Ex officio


Robert T. Townsend

Gospel Concert Producer
Ex officio

Carl Henn

Director Emeritus

Ex officio

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