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Meet The PVB Team

The talented and dedicated people behind the scenes of the Pioneer Valley Ballet are the glue that hold us together and the spark that inspires greatness on all levels.

Faculty & Staff

Employment Opportunities

Seeking a Front Desk Assistant (Nov. 2019)

The Front Desk Assistant is responsible for supporting the Office Administrator in the day-to-day operations of the Pioneer Valley Ballet office, including front desk reception, interfacing with families, dancers and the general public, and general facilities management. Additional responsibilities include administrative support of essential PVB programs, including the children’s casts of The Nutcracker and spring performances, and year-round pre-professional and community training programs. This staff member works closely with staff, board members and volunteers.

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Jennifer Grow, PVB President, Mount Holyoke College
Melissa Stern, PVB Vice President, Thom Child and Family Services
Mary Jo Kennedy, PVB Treasurer, Bulkley, Richardson and Gelinas, LLP
Kristine Baptiste, PVB Secretary, MassMutual Financial Group
Marie Lococo, PVB Archivist
Elizabeth Applequist, Cider House Media
Tony Brown, AT&T
Michele Equale, Mass Mutual
Karen Pohlman, Self-employed
Noelle Serafino, Amherst Cinema

PVB Board of Directors


John DiBartolo, Law Office of John P. DiBartolo, Jr.
Rebecca Goggins, The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
Jeff Gutterman, Baystate Health
Cathy Hartley
Dan Rist, Smith College Theatre Department
Andre Russo
Lucesita Scammon, Bay Care Health
Ed Dvorchak, PVB Community Relations Officer

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