Staff

Robert Lambeth, Executive Director
A passionate supporter of the arts, Robert Lambeth holds a Bachelor of Music from the Conservatory of Music at the University of the Pacific, California, and a Master of Music from the University of Colorado, Boulder. He has over 25 years of experience working with non-profit arts organizations and corporate finance in the United States and United Kingdom, most recently as the Executive Director of the Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF). Prior to HIFF, Robert was a Local Director for Lloyds Banking Group in London and a District Manager for U.S. Bank in Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA. After such a grand adventure, Robert is thrilled to be back in Oregon with his family, which includes his partner, River, two English Whippets, and his mother, Laura.

Kate Hanni, Development Director
Kate Hanni, Development Director, has extensive music education on a variety of instruments, and has a certificate of completion from Dick Grove School of Music for jazz keyboards. In addition she has been a real estate broker for 30 years, was on the Napa Valley Symphony Board and Youth Symphony Board and created a non-profit called FlyersRights.org which currently has 100,000 members nationwide; achieving the coveted airline passengers bill of rights. Kateís husband Tim Hanni, MW is a wine expert who works closely with Kate to help raise funds for childrenís music education.

Carly Marunowski, Academic Director
Carly Marunowski serves as the Registrar at the Cascade School of Music and joined the team in November 2016. Previously, she acted as the Assistant Registrar at the University of Minnesota Duluth, her alma mater, where she earned a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Psychology and minors in Writing & Communication Studies and Cultural Studies. Carly recognizes the value of the arts and finds satisfaction in applying her registrar experience in support of the faculty members, students, and families who make the school possible. When away from the office, she enjoys traveling, recreating outdoors, visiting museums, and reading.

Sherrie Wirth, Office Manager
Sherrie has spent 30+ years in customer service fields including running her own clothing company which opened in 2001. She is also a professional life coach and certified spiritual counselor in the Bend, Oregon area where she assists others in reaching their goals & dreams. One of her biggest passions is making a difference in peoplesí lives. Sherrie has a deep appreciation for the Arts and has taught various forms of art while previously living in the Portland, Oregon area. In her free time, you can find her hiking central Oregonís local trails, creating art and enjoying her 2 amazing dogs.

Eric Phillips, Administrative & Logistics Coordinator
Eric serves as the Administrative & Logistics Assistant at Cascade School of Music in addition to his faculty role in the Percussion Department.



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