Dan Halcomb



Curtis Lindsay

General Manager and Librarian

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.

Erica Gattis

Marketing and Development Director

Huntsville local, Erica is an experienced marketing professional with a passion for nurturing the local arts community. She graduated from the University of Alabama in Huntsville in 2015 with a dual major in Communications and Marketing. Erica joined the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra that same year as Director of Marketing and was promoted to Director of Marketing and Development in 2017. In her current position, she directs the HSO’s fundraising and development programs, leads creative and innovative marketing strategies, and implements exciting projects to realize the HSO’s mission of bringing fine music to the Huntsville community.

Lillie Mermoud

Social Media and Event Manager






Cindy Reaves

Operations Director

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.


Courtney Gattis

Finance Director

Joe Lester

Orchestra Personnel Manager

Al Kuhn

Production Manager





Sharon Hicks

Director of Education


Dianne Sisk

Administrative Assistant

Emily Lodick

Library Assistant