Contact Us: Administrative Staff

Don't know who to talk to? Call (847)–926-9898 or e-mail for general information.

Karen Dennis, Administrative Director (x 304)

Greg Diethrich, Associate Director (x 301)

Program Support

Marguerite Oines, Registrar, Member Records, Auditions, Financial Aid, Building Usage, Music and Movement (x 311)

Liz Clawson, Orchestras and Theory Programs (x 306)

Martin Nocedal, Chamber Music, Young Music Scholars Program (x 304)

Alyssa Allgood, Jazz and Choral Programs Coordinator (x 306)

Marketing, Communication and Development

Karen Dennis, General Information, Questions, Ideas (x 304)

Beth Duvall, Marketing and Communications, Press and Contacts, MYAC Newsletters (x 302)

Hallie Kobylski, Marketing and Development, Press and Contacts, MYAC Newsletters, Community Relations, Program Ads (x 303)

Liz Clawson, Community Relations, Young Professionals Board Liaison (x 306)


Lisa Adams, Accountant, Accounts Payable, Audit (x 313)

Donna Schardt, Bookkeeping, Tuition Invoices, Concert Tickets (x 309)

Concert Recordings

Beth Duvall (x 302)

Private Music Lessons and Teaching

Karen Dennis, Private Lesson Interviews (x 304)

Midwest Young Artists Conservatory does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, audition and placement in ensembles, and provision of services. Our facilities are handicap accessible, and we are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our students, faculty, staff and volunteers, and community members.