Board of Directors

Mission Statement

The mission of the Macomb Symphony Orchestra is to encourage education, interest in and the preservation of symphonic music relevant to a diverse audience through the talents of professional community musicians and local artists.


President – Ronald Rose
TotalLife Changes-Business Manager

Vice President-Kathleen Bard
Retired Music Teacher-Chippewa Valley School District

Treasurer-Katherine Smith
Continental Services-Chartered Accountant

Secretary-John Smith
Retired Teacher
Adjunct Faculty, Humanities and Music MCC

Board Members

Fred Hoops
Bodman LLP-Investment Executive

John Corrado
Grosse Pointe Unitarian Church (Retired Clergyman)
Joan Blair
City of Detriot-Attorney-retired
Todd Schimtz
Macomb County-Assistant Prosecutor
John Smith
Retired School Teacher
Adjunct Faculty, Humanities and Music MCC
David Zidel
Exofficio: Thomas Cook
Music Director Emeritus