LACO’s staff is regularly recognized by audiences for its helpfulness and willingness to go “out of the way” to create an inviting and comfortable concert-going experience for audiences.


Scott Harrison

executive director


Julia Paras

director of advancement & leadership giving

Brandon Faber

Assistant Director of Special Events & Corporate Sponsorship

Laurie Zimmerman

institutional giving & advancement communications associate

Alana Miles

advancement associate

finance & administration

Karin Burns

director of finance & administration


Justus Zimmerman

director of marketing & sales

Coleman Richardson

ticket services & patron experience manager

Mike Mancillas

digital strategy & design manager

Marika Suzuki

Marketing & Design Coordinator

Stephanie Yoon

ticket services assistant

Artistic Operations and Community Programs

Kate Kammeyer

general manager & artistic administrator

Taylor Lockwood

Operations Manager


2019-20 Orchestral Series

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra’s vibrant and engaging 2019-20 Orchestral Series showcases the ensemble’s remarkable artistry and trademark mix of regal classics and music from today’s leading composers.

Bottled at the source

Juan Pablo Contreras, LACO’s on-deck Sound Investment composer, taps the wellspring of his Mexican heritage and the spirit of great nationalist composers in his latest work.

reframe & rearrange

LACO is working alongside Derrick Spiva Jr. — a classical music composer and LACO’s newly appointed artist-educator — to reimagine music education as an opportunity for youth to celebrate cultural differences.