Orchestra Parents Association

OUR MISSION:

To promote and support the Santa Monica High School Orchestra Program in its pursuit of musical excellence for all Santa Monica High School Orchestra students.

Samohi OPA is a division of Santa Monica Arts Parents Association, a 501(c)(3) non-profit.

Next OPA Meeting

Monday, Nov. 2nd at 7pm
via zoom
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General Membership Meetings:

All orchestra parents and guardians are Orchestra Parents Association members. 

Parents are welcome to join our meetings, which are usually held on the first Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Samohi Orchestra Room (M101). During safer-at-home orders our meetings are held via Zoom. Please check our calendar.

Executive Board Meetings:

Executive Board Meetings are held directly after the General Membership Meeting, or by special arrangement. All members are welcome at both the General and Exec Board meetings. During safer-at-home orders the meetings will be held the Thursday prior to the General Meeting, also via zoom.

OPA Executive Board 2020 - 21

AREA KRAMARSKY    

President        

 

MARLIESE DONALDSON
Vice President

ANDREA KAHN

Treasurer

 

TONI HOLMSTROM
Secretary of Communications     

MARNI AYERS    

Member at Large

KEVIN GORMAN    

Member at Large

JANINA JIANG   

Member at Large

CAROLINE McCORMICK

Member at Large

JULIE MIYAHIRA

Member at Large

LUCRECIA SANTIBANEZ

Member at Large

FRED ZIMMERMAN

Member at Large

Event Chairs

Fall Concert

MARLIESE DONALDSON

Winter Concert

TBD

Spring Concert

TBD

Orchestra Festival

TBD

Spaghetti & Strings

TBD

(Event)

MARNI AYERS & NATALIE ROTHENBERG

(Silent/Online Auction)

Solo and Small Ensemble Festival

ANDREA KHAN & TBD

Pops Concert

TBD

Senior Gala

TBD (10th or 11th grade parent)

OPA Volunteers:

The OPA could not function without the generous efforts of our many volunteers.

Volunteers are needed and welcome at all of our fundraisers and concerts -

please join us!

Ticket Sales: ANDREA KAHN

Bake Sales: AMY SCRIPPS

Fall Concert Decorations: 

Fall Concert Costume Contest: 

Spaghetti & Strings Decorations: 

Pops Concert Decorations: 

Senior Gala Concert Decorations: 

Senior Gala Food: 

Street Poster Team: MARNI AYERS

Flowers at Fall + Pops Concerts/Ribbons for Senior Gala: TEDI TZOLEVA

Raffles for Fall, Winter & S&S Concerts: TONI HOLMSTROM

Ushers: ALEX YERA/CLARE HAYGOOD

Production Managers: TED HUTMAN/DAVID CHERTOCK

Truck Driver: 

Videographer: DEAN MIYAHIRA

Photographer: 

Programs/Posters/Pico digital board: JULIE MIYAHIRA

Program Ad Sales: ELIZABETH DURST

Proofreading: ELIZABETH DURST

Spirit Wear Design: 

Spirit Wear Sales: TONI HOLMSTROM

Hospitality OPA meetings: MARJAN LAHIJANI and KATHY HORMOZI and FARAH

Volunteer Coordinator/Sign-up Genius: 

Rehearsal Meals: 

Tuxedo Coordinator: AMY SPIEGEL

Direct Donation Campaign: PRIYA CHUGH

8th grade/Middle School outreach: AREA KRAMARSKY

Elementary outreach: CAROLINE McCORMICK

Inventory Manager: 

Webmaster/Emails: AREA KRAMARSKY

2022 Symphony Tour/Lead: 

2022 Symphony Tour/Fundraising: 

2022 Symphony Tour/Payments: 

2022 Symphony Tour/Forms/Paperwork/Passports: 

Attention: 

We look forward to seeing parents

at the next virtual

Orchestra Parents Association meeting:

December 7th at 7pm

601 Pico Boulevard

Santa Monica, CA  90405 

 

Samohi Orchestra Parents Association is a division of Santa Monica Arts Parents Association, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization

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