Houston Ballet

Houston Ballet's mission is to inspire a lasting love and appreciation for dance through artistic excellence, exhilarating performances, innovative choreography, and superb educational programs.





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James Nelson
Executive Director
Patsy Chapman
CEO, Nutcracker Market
Angie Lane
Chief Development Officer
Kristi Roberts
Chief Financial Officer
Michelle de los Reyes
Head of Production
Sandra Fox
Head of Costumes
Jennifer Sommers
Academy Director
Angela Lee
Director of Marketing & PR
Rachel Koenig
Director of Human Resources
Maryjane Bavaret
Director of Information Technology
Stanton Welch
Artistic Director
Ermanno Florio
Music Director & Principal Conductor
Laurel Rowe
Executive Assistant & Board Liaison Manager
Lucy Graham
Donor Relations Manager