Staff and Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Jordan Christoff, President
Santa Barbara

Richard Janssen, Treasurer
Santa Barbara

Judith Farrar
La Cañada

Sharon Harroun Peirce
Los Angeles

Brenton Horner
Los Angeles

David Robertson
Santa Barbara

Adrian Spence
Artistic Director
Santa Barbara

Sandra Tillisch-Svoboda
Santa Barbara



Donna Jean Liss, Operations Manager
Donna Jean began her relationship with Camerata Pacifica as a volunteer in the 18th season. After going on the Messenger tour in 2008, she could not pass up the opportunity to work with such a brilliant group when given the opportunity! Donna Jean brings over thirty years of experience in Customer Service with organizations in different fields; from medical manufacturing to construction contracting.

Dani Couture, Production Manager
Dani is a 2015 UCSB graduate with a B.A. in Cultural Anthropology and minor in Chemistry. Dani realized her passion for non-profit work while in her last year at UCSB, and jumped at the opportunity to work for Camerata Pacifica. She is excited to work among such talented individuals and expand her knowledge of the performing arts.