Student board

(From left to right) Front Row: Jenny Wang, Claire Tseng, Odessa Deng, Amelia Cossentino. Second Row: Austin Kwoun, Anna Gong, Patrick Song. Photo Credits: Topher Colby

(From left to right) Front Row: Jenny Wang, Claire Tseng, Odessa Deng, Amelia Cossentino. Second Row: Austin Kwoun, Anna Gong, Patrick Song. Photo Credits: Topher Colby


Executive Board

President: Jenny Wang ’22 liaisons with the Music Director, oversees long-term project planning and supervises the other officers during the 2020 term.

Vice President: Claire Tseng '22 assists the President in overseeing all the other officers and contributes to the long-term development of the orchestra.

Financial Director: Austin Kwoun ’22 manages the orchestra’s finances, preparing budgets and keeping financial records.

Operations Director: Amelia Cossentino ‘23 works with the stage managers to organize every rehearsal and concert, coordinating with the Music Director, Memorial Hall staff, and members of the HRO.

Internal Relations Director: Odessa Deng '22 manages pieria and maintains an inclusive social atmosphere for members of the orchestra.

Creative Director: Anna Gong ’22 manages special projects, outreach efforts, and the upcoming summer 2020 tour to China.

Communications Director: Patrick Song ‘23 manages publicity and marketing efforts as well as the online media presence of the orchestra.

Other Officers

Director of Outreach: Brandon Duffy '20 reaches out to and improves relations with subscribers, alumni, and local organizations. He also helps to organize activities for the orchestra in the Boston area.

Director of Media: Danielle Davis '21 is responsible for creating digital publicity content. She produces material for the HRO YouTube channel and maintains the website.

Director of Publicity: Claire Tseng '22 is responsible for on-campus publicity prior to our concerts. She coordinates poster display, tabling, and publicity outreach to the Harvard community.

Graphic Designer: Anna Gong ’22 is responsible for designing concert posters, programs, subscription brochures, and cover photos for the HRO Facebook page.

Social Media Manager: Chris Kwon '22 maintains the HRO Facebook and Instagram. He responsible for conducting weekly member spotlight interviews as well as coordinating online publicity efforts for the orchestra.

Director of Advertising and Marketing: Austin Kwoun ’22 coordinates advertising efforts in preparation for each concert. He is responsible for recruiting organizations to purchase program ads as well as managing the orchestra’s off- campus presence through marketing to the greater Boston music community.

Librarian: Leigh Wilson '22 works with the General Manager to organize rehearsals and concerts.

Stage Managers: Jenny Wang ‘22, Leigh Wilson ‘22, and Joanna Lau ‘23 set up for every concert and rehearsal and serve as our liaisons to the Memorial Hall staff.

Fundraising and Development Director: Odessa Deng '22 works to plan and execute fundraising strategies that strengthen the financial prosperity of the orchestra.

Pieria: JuHye Mun ‘22, Austin Kwoun ’22, and Roger Cawdette ‘22 organize private social events for the orchestra and foster a positive social atmosphere for all members.

Musae: Cherin Lee’ 22 , Elizabeth Yeoh-Wang '20 , and Topher Colby ‘20 each undertake a different project for the year that will improve a chosen aspect or area of the orchestra.

Tour Director: Joyce Lu '21 plans and manages the HRO's upcoming international tour.