Festival Staff

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Mike Lopinto

 

FOUNDING ARTISTIC DIRECTOR/

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF HCA

Jay Dean

 

HCA SPONSORS/DONOR RELATIONS

OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR

Rachel Ciraldo

 

FESTIVALCOORDINATORS

Jay Dean, FestivalMusic

Theresa Sanchez, FestivalMusic

Randy Swan, FestivalSpeaks

Jorge Gonzales, FestivalSouth Orchestral Academy

Jennifer Clark, Artie Events for Families and FestivalZ Events

Ben Watts, FestivalArt

Elizabeth Lentz, FestivalDance

Miles Doleac, FSFX

David Gustafson, Best of the Pine Belt Awards

Angela Davis-Morris, Festival5K

 

FESTIVAL LOGISTICS

Nicole Allen

Stacie Pierce, Hospitality and Volunteer Coordinator

Mandie McKenzie, FestivalCircle Concierge

 

FESTIVAL PR/MARKETING AND DESIGN

Mike Lopinto, lead

Amanda Brown, design

Wesley Hodges, social media

 

HCA FINANCIAL

Carolyn McLarnan

 

OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHER

Ryan Anthony

 

VIDEOGRAPHER

Wesley O’Mary

 

EVENT SUPPORT STAFF

Perry Forstall

TRANSPORTATION

Roberto Pineda

This project is supported in part by funding from the Mississippi Arts Commission, a state agency, and in part,
from the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.