Conspirare accomplishes its mission of changing lives through exquisite music through the dedicated work of our professional staff, generous board members, and volunteer Ambassadors.

Meet Our Team


Craig Hella Johnson email Artistic Director

Ann McNair email Managing Director

Robin Bradford email Communications Consultant

Scott Dinger email Development Specialist

Robert Harlan email Technical Director

Meri Krueger email Artist Relations

Ali Lewis email Conspirare Concierge & Interim House Manager

Sam Henderson email Gift Processing & Database Coordinator

Maria Nehring email Grants Manager

Jane Ramirez email Director of Accounting

André Trahan email Executive Assistant to the Artistic Director

Kendall Walshak email Production Assistant & Webmaster

Join our Team!

Board of Directors


  • Nancy Lesch, Chair, eTrueNorth, Sr. Vice President, Client Solutions
  • Robert Harlan, Vice Chair, Owner, Harlan Enterprises
  • William G. Fivecoat, Treasurer, CPA (ret.)
  • Fran Collmann, Secretary, Owner, TesCom (ret.)
  • Camille Atkins Hardeman, Austin-Travis County Sobriety Center LGC, The Sobering Center, Director of Finance and Operations, MBA
  • Kenneth H. Beck, Co-Founder, The Crossings (ret.)
  • William C. Bednar, Attorney, Independent Practice
  • Marvin J. Brittman, Legal Executive (ret.)
  • Marianne DeLeon, Pease Park Conservancy, CFRE Chief Revenue Officer
  • Susanna Finnell, Academic Administration. (Ret.)
  • Simone Talma Flowers, Director, MBA
  • Elliott Forrest, Broadcaster/Producer/Director/Designer, WQXR, NY
  • Joey M. Martin, Director of Choral Activities, Texas State University 
  • Steven Paulson, 3M (ret.)
  • Joni Wallace, Dentist, Dr. Joni Wallace, DDS
  • Carol Williams, ACC (Certified Coach)


Conspirare offers a variety of opportunities for individuals and corporations to join its musical circle through gifts of time, energy, and talent. Our volunteers have built connections, fostered friendships, and demonstrated the power of human connection in creating a more welcoming environment, not only for our audiences, but our singers and staff as well.