President and CEO
Curtis Lindsay is General Manager of the HSO, and performs with the orchestra as pianist. A native of Athens, Alabama, Curtis is a graduate of the University of Alabama in Huntsville (BA in music), and undertook pre-college coursework at the Mannes and Juilliard Schools. Curtis works on scheduling for the orchestra and its leadership, concert production, program guide annotation, grant writing and other fundraising, and guest artist bookings and relations. A versatile pianist as well as a composer and arranger, he works locally as a chamber musician, accompanist, and choral coach and conductor.
Director of Marketing and Development
Marketing and Development Associate
Cindy Reaves is the Operations Director for the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra and has an A.A.S. in Business and Computer Science. Cindy is responsible for Patron services, daily office management, purchasing, administration and maintenance of the ticketing software which includes, season renewals, setup of the concert season for ticket sales, user accounts, generation of funding and campaign reports, maintains data base indexes, special projects and coordinates volunteer functions with the HSO Guild. Cindy’s background is in Information Technology where she retired from the Marshall County Health Care System.
Orchestra Personnel Manager and Librarian
Hunter Thomas has served as HSO Orchestra Personnel Manager for 14 years and as Orchestra Librarian for 20 years. As Orchestra Personnel Manager, he oversees all areas regarding the musicians, including auditions, hiring, payroll, scheduling, and administering the contract. As Orchestra Librarian, he oversees the procurement of music, scheduling bowings, and making sure the music gets to the musicians in advance.
Director of Education