Ellie Chatto is the Administrative Director of the Bach Virtuosi Festival. A Maine native, she has provided accounting and business services to non-profit organizations in Portland for the past 26 years. She was the Director of Finance for the Portland Symphony Orchestra from 2007 until 2012. During that time, she served as the Acting Executive Director of the PSO for six months. She also worked for Portland Ovations and Portix, the box office at Merrill Auditorium. She resides in South Portland with her husband.
Brian Kaplan is the Director of Marketing and Communications for the Bach Virtuosi Festival. A specialist for independent schools, leading educational organizations and arts-based non-profits, Mr. Kaplan brings more than 20 years of strategic marketing experience, and he recognizes how to define an organization’s distinctions through branding, and through the use of marketing, communications, social media, and community programs. He frequently speaks at conferences and has helped plan the New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS) Advancement Conference in New Paltz, NY for the past three years.