Our Team

Levitt's national team is a group of passionate individuals committed to ensuring Levitt partners and grantees receive guidance, support and resources to successfully launch and carry out either the permanent Levitt venue program or the Levitt AMP Music Series in their communities.


  • Sharon Yazowski Executive Director
  • Victoria Bridenstine Programs Manager
  • Ana Cuellar Aguilar Programs Associate 
  • Nicole McGaffey Communications Manager
  • Vanessa Silberman Senior Director of Communications & Strategic Initiatives
  • Heidi Snyder Director of Operations
  • Patti Sanchez Senior Director of Programs
  • Arianne Ousley Operations Associate
  • Abner Jacobson Digital Communications Associate

Board of Directors

  • Liz Levitt Hirsch, President
  • Andrew Hirsch, Vice President
  • JoAnn Bourne, Treasurer
  • Stephen Douglass, Secretary
  • Larry Chaifetz
  • Peter Levitt
  • John McNamara
  • Kathy Eberly Ovitt
  • Pasy Wang
  • Sharon Yazowski, Executive Director