Leadership, Governance & Staff

Local 802 is led by three elected officers and governed by an Executive Board elected by musicians within the the Local 802 community. Our dedicated union staff works to win and enforce contracts and provide union services.

The best way to reach Local 802 is by sending an e-mail to: membership@local802afm.org

Download a complete PDF list of all elected positions at Local 802 from the December 2021 elections.


Officers


Tino Gagliardi, President and Executive Director

Karen Fisher, Financial Vice President

Harvey Mars, Recording Vice President

Download a complete PDF list of all elected positions at Local 802 from the December 2021 elections.


Executive Board


Deborah Assael

Hollis (Bud) Burridge

Lynne Cohen

Sara Cutler

Martha Hyde

Morris Kainuma

Adam Krauthamer

Wende Namkung

Caryl Paisner

Download a complete PDF list of all elected positions at Local 802 from the December 2021 elections.


Trial Board


Javier Gándara

Diva Goodfriend-Koven

Bill Hayes

Aaron Korn

Susan Lorentsen

Warren Odze

Suzanne Ornstein

Gene Perla

Dan Willis

Download a complete PDF list of all elected positions at Local 802 from the December 2021 elections.


 

The best way to reach Local 802 is by sending an e-mail to: membership@local802afm.org

Department of Field Services

  • Theresa Couture, Principal Business Representative (Theatre – Broadway)
  • Todd Weeks, Principal Business Representative (Jazz and Hotel Steady Agreements)
  • Marisa Friedman, Senior Business Representative (Electronic Media), Music Performance Trust Fund Administrator

Communications, Politics, Public Relations and Allegro

  • Mikael Elsila, Interim Chief of Staff and Communications Director

Local 802 Health Fund

Finance, Human Relations, I.T., Building Operations

The best way to reach Local 802 is by sending an e-mail to: membership@local802afm.org