NOYO donate

partner of Oberlin Center for the Arts

our board of trustees

NOYO’s board of trustees is a body of community members who are passionate about the organization’s mission.

Board of Trustees

Audrey John Melzer, President
Director of Orchestras, Westwood Middle School

Manda Bennett, Vice President
Manager of Corporate Global Trade Compliance, Freight and Logistics, Nordson Corporation

Amy Egle, Secretary
Artistic Executive Assistant, the Cleveland Orchestra

Beth Tallman, Treasurer
Financial literacy educator

Abby Aresty
Technical Director and Lecturer, Oberlin Conservatory TIMARA program

"As a new member of the board, I am just getting to know the NOYO community, but I am already impressed by the staff's incredible dedication to supporting the creativity and learning of our students. I am excited to meet more of the NOYO community!"

Robert Cabrera
Attorney, Law Office of Robert Cabrera

Li-Jen Chen
Project Software Engineer, Rockwell Automation

Eileen Jarc
Former NOYO parent

Christina Mars
Science teacher, Westlake High School

Kyree Martin-Cotrell
Music teacher, Lorain City Schools

Karen Reynolds
Experiential Learning Programs Coordinator and CBWSP Coordinator, Oberlin College

Timothy Spillman
Senior Lateral Conflicts Manager, King & Spalding LLP

Sue Yelanjian
Principal bass, Apollo's Fire

Advisory Board

Beth Blissman
Larry Dunn
Joanne Erwin
James Feddeck
Michael Roest

sign up

Stay connected and join our mailing list!


Photo Gallery

1 of 22