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Artistic Management & Staff

Daniel_WachsDaniel Alfred Wachs

Music Director & Conductor, OCYSO
Director of Orchestral Activities, Chapman University Conservatory of Music

  • B.M. The Curtis Institute of Music
  • M.M., M.M. The Juilliard School



Teren_ShafferTeren Shaffer

General Manager

  • B.M. Chapman University Conservatory of Music
  • M.M. Cincinnati Conservatory of Music (CCM)



David ScottDavid Scott

Librarian & Assistant Conductor

  • B.M. Chapman University Conservatory of Music


Danielle CulhaneDanielle Culhane

Operations & Personnel Manager

  • B.M., M.A. in Education Vanguard University



Jeffery de SeriereJeffrey de Seriere

Coordinator of winds & brass

  • B.M. Instrumental Music M.M. Instrumental Conducting, Cal State Long Beach
Moni SimeonovMoni Simeonow

Coordinator of Strings


Mary-PlattMary Platt

Director of Public Relations

  • B.A., M.A. Michigan State University




John Koshak

Music Director Emeritus

  • B.S. The Pennsylvania State University
  • M.A. Columbia University