People of the CSO


Gerhardt Zimmermann, Music Director

Matthew Jenkins Jaroszewicz, Assistant Conductor

Britt Cooper, Director of CSO Chorus


Administrative office phone:  330-452-3434

To reach an individual, dial the office phone number and enter the extension number when prompted.

Michelle Mullaly, President and CEO
ext. 603 

Director of Development
ext. 605

Rachel Hagemeier, Manager of Education & Community Engagement
ext. 604

Jennifer Sloane, Finance Director
ext. 602

Nathan Maslyk, Manager of Marketing
ext. 610

Jodi Hall, Finance & Box Office

Michael G. Koscso, Director of Artistic Operations
ext. 606

Thomas G. Pleban, Orchestra Librarian
ext. 650 (voicemail only)



John Abbott, Chair, Education

Janet B. Baker, Recorder

William P. Blair III

Lauren Capo

Linda M. Casey, Past-Chair

Jeffrey A. Halm, Chair, Endowment

Tom Heidy, Treasurer and Chair, Finance

Joseph Jadick

Alison Jacob

Dr. Stephen P. Johnson

Christine Kruman

Donna Leibensperger, President, Symphony League of Canton

Robert L. Leibensperger, Chair, Facilities

William A. Maddox

Gail L. Martino, Board Chair

Terry Orcutt, Orchestra Representative

Robert Porter, Chair, Growth & Development

Patricia Robinson, Chair, Board Governance

Rachel Schneider

Kathy Smithberger

Michelle Mullaly, ex officio


Honorary Board Members

Estelle Blau

Richard E. Croasdaile, Jr.

Joseph P. Gimigliano

Nancy W. Hoover

Carolyn S. Howes

Nancy K. Pryce

Carole H. Savastano

Robert B. Keplinger, Jr.

Frederick Linxweiler, Jr.

Harry C. C. MacNealy

Victor R. Marsh, Jr.

Phyllis Milligan