About Us

Ballet West Guild Mission

Ballet West Guild is a volunteer organization whose members believe dance is essential to our human experience, and who¬†actively support Ballet West’s artistic mission and educational outreach through special events, financial contributions, and community engagement.

(New Mission Adopted August 9, 2018)


Ballet West Guild Leadership Council 2019-20

Executive Committee:

President – Anne Neeley
1st Vice President – Helle LeRette
2nd Vice President / Secretary – Amanda Schmieder
Past President – Jennifer Malherbe
Treasurer – Julie Terry Shulimson
Dancer Liaison – Jeanne Potucek
Nominating Chair – Kathleen Gardner

Leadership Council:

Membership Chairs –
Tracy Frankel
Tami Hansen
Events Committee –
Doyle Clayburn
Molly Jacobs
Carolyn Lindsey
Pam March
Janis Morgan
Nancy Wingelaar


Adam Sklute, Artistic Director, Ballet West
Michael Scolamiero, Executive Director, Ballet West
John Miller, Chairman, Ballet West Board of Directors