Skagit Symphony “Gardens of Note 2017”
Sunday, June 25, 2017
10 am to 4 pm
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2017-2018 Season
The details of the next season (2017-2018) will be posted in mid-June.

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About Us


The Mission of the Skagit Symphony is to inspire appreciation of symphonic music through concerts, educational programs and community involvement.


The Skagit Symphony is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, comprised of 98% volunteers, including our 60+ orchestra members, Board of Directors and all committees.  The Executive Director and support staff are part-time employees of Skagit Symphony.  The Music Director is contracted by the Symphony.

Contact Information
Office hours:  Monday to Friday, 10:30 am to 2:30 pm.
Office location:  415 S. First St., Mount Vernon, WA (use P.O. Box for correspondence)
Mailing address: P.O. Box 1302, Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Phone: (360) 848-9336

Concert Venue and Ticket Information
All of our concerts are performed at McIntyre Hall, 2501 East College Way, in Mount Vernon.  Tickets for concerts may be purchased only through the McIntyre Hall Box Office, by phone or online.   Box Office Hours are Tuesday through Friday, 12 – 4pm.   The Box Office phone is (360) 416-7727 ext 2;  or Toll Free (866) 624-6897.

Music Director

Roupen Shakarian

Board of Directors

Contact our board of directors

Board Application Form – rev Aug 2016

Board Page (board members only)

Board Officers and Members

Dr. Michal Whiton – President
Lindsay McDermott – President-Elect
Eileen Andersen – Secretary/Web
John Metke – Treasurer
Carmen Spofford –  Past President
Dottie Chapman, Symphony representative
Cheryl Loeb
Lindsey Spoor
Daniel Paris
Jim Bethea
Executive Director, Marna Fletcher
Music Director, Roupen Shakarian

Public Board Documents
Bylaws (Feb 2017)
Policies (last update: June 2015)
History of The Skagit Symphony (June 2015)

Advisory Counsel
Heather Shand (The Shand Law Firm, PLLC)

School and Family Concert Team

Laurence McCulloch, chair
Deborah Smeltzer, communications
Eileen Andersen, secretary/web
Marna Fletcher, Executive Director
Barbara Call
Sue Adams
Clare Drews
Charlene Day
Ginger Orsini
Christina Rubenstein, special projects
Roupen Shakarian, Music Director

Honorary Board Members
Sue Adams
Vicki Archer
Mona Beach
Karen Beckner
John & Kristen Boyes
Celia Chandler
Dr. James M. Ford
Anita Davis
Jim Glackin
Theresa Goldston
Larry Larson
Lisette Roozen-Mast
Dr. & Mrs. Armin Mohr
Karen Parnell
Katrina Pierson
Joyce Rozendaal
Jacqueline Stegner
Chris Terrell


Marna Fletcher, Executive Director
Colette Griffith, Executive Assistant
Jennifer Watson, Executive Assistant
Teresa Pugh, Bookkeeper
Priscilla Legg, Librarian
Vic Veltkamp, Production Manager
John Yaeger, Photographer