Artistic Staff

Allan R. Scott, Music Director & Conductor
To contact Maestro Scott, please email the Director of Artistic Planning, Rehanna Olson.
Vacant, Orchestra Assistant Conductor / HSO
Larry Sheldon, Chorale Assistant Conductor / HSC
June Lee, Staff Accompanist

Artistic Administration

Rehanna Olson, Director of Artistic Planning
[email protected]

Scott Kall, Operations Manager
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Vacant, Librarian
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Joshua Dickey, Chorale Manager
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Rachel Aagenes, Assistant Chorale Manager
[email protected]

Barbara Berg, Education Coordinator
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Dawn Cowan, Hospitality Coordinator
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John Murphy, Recording Engineer

vacant, Chorale Manager

Darla Sautter, Head Usher

Tom Rolfe, Artist Driver

Administrative Staff

Scott Kall, Director of Patron Services
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Sara Groves, Director of Development
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Rehanna Olson, Assistant to the Music Director
[email protected]

Ellie Parker, Administrative Assistant
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Scott Kall, Project Manager / Symphony Under the Stars
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Katie Clark, Events Coordinator
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Duane Johnson, Information Technology Manager
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Ginny Emery, Staff Photographer
Wandering Albatross Photography

Wiplfi, Accounting

Allan R. Scott, Music Director

Appointed as Music Director of the Helena Symphony Orchestra & Chorale, Philadelphia native conductor Allan R. Scott is the longest serving Music Director in the Symphony’s six decade history. Entering his twelfth season, Maestro Scott has been noted for his innovative approach to programming, dynamic vision, and ability to elicit top-notch performances from musicians. As the subject of SYMPHONY Magazine’sarticle “Big Sounds, Big Dreams,” Maestro Scott was acknowledged for his “large orchestra view” noting, “under Scott’s leadership the quality of the orchestra’s playing has skyrocketed.”


Helena Symphony Officers

Patrick Keim, President
Ronald Lee, PH.D., Vice President
Alison Paul, Esq., Treasurer
Eleanor Parker, Esq., Secretary

Board of Directors

Patrick Keim, Chair
Helen A. Ballinger, honorary
Art Bumgardner, D.M.A.
Victoria Cech
Maddie Collins
Matthew Dalton
Kristin Drees
Ronald Lee, Ph.D.
Renee Liston
Ronald Lukenbill
Virginia Markell, honorary
Eleanor Parker, Esq.
Alison Paul, Esq.
Timothy Reardon, Esq.
Allan R. Scott, ex officio
Darien G. Scott, honorary
Eric Stern, Esq.
Ron Waterman, Esq.
Kali Wicks

Ross Cannon, Esq. - President
Joan Poston, Esq. - Chair
Thomas C. Morrison, Esq. - Treasurer
Peter E. Bogy, Esq. - Treasurer
Darien G. Scott - Secretary
Helen Ballinger


Marie Brown
Edie Cort
Lois Hudson
Cedron Jones
Jillian Newton
Eleanor Parker
Darien G. Scott
Marty Thieltges