Meet ICO Board of Directors

Membership is open to orchestras of all sizes, symphony leagues and guilds, youth orchestras, festivals, and individuals. ICO is governed by a Board of Directors who hail from arts organizations and businesses all over the state.



LapeSusan Lape, President Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras Chicago
Gregry ClemonsGreg Clemons, Vice President Harper College Palatine

Thomas SharpThomas Sharp, Treasurer

Midwest Young Artists

Perry FisherPerry Fisher, Secretary

Park Ridge Cultural Arts Council Park Ridge


Other Members of the Board

Ron Arden Lake County Symphony Orchestra Zion
Timothy Corpus Lake Forest Symphony Lake Forest
Jonathan McCormick Chicago Symphony Orchestra Chicago
Michael Mishra Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Christina Salerno Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra Park Forest
Allen Tinkham Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra Chicago
Lucas Wood Knox-Galesburg Symphony Orchestra Galesburg