Thank you to everyone who joined us to make Sing for Siteman 2017 such a great success! 

June 12, 2017

Doors open at 7 | Concert begins at 7:30
"Meet the Artists" Dessert and Wine Reception after the performance
Haertter Hall, Performing Arts Center, John Burroughs School

Photography generously provided by Suzy Gorman

2017 Artists

Sing for Siteman offers special thanks to Opera Theatre of Saint Louis for making the involvement of these world-class artists possible.

Artistic Director

Carol Wong


Kim Eberlein and Susan & Jack Musgrave

Steering Committee

Cathy Berges, Spencer Burke, Elaine Burkhardt, Laura Fields, Missy Fish, Joe Gfaller, Teri Griege, Alice Handelman, Margie Jaffe, Joni Karandjeff, Elizabeth Mannen, Sheila Michalski, Suzie Nall, Stephanie Riven, Susan Sherman, Yona Strasberg, and Fran Zamler

Host Committee

Susan Barrett, Esther and Earl Beeks, Nanci and James Bobrow, Sara and Jack Burke, Andrea Craig, Rachel and Sean Ebeling, Sara Fabick, Carolyn Farrell, Ann and Keith Fischer, Jeanne and Will Gillanders, Michelle and William Hawkins, Patricia Hecker, Jill and Jay Indovino, Michelle and Jeff Insco, Sally Levy, Trish Lollo and Preston Gann, Cindy and Mark Moon, Gwendolyn Packnett and John Moten, Joan Quicksilver, Roz Rothman, Jennifer and Walter Shifrin, Amber Simpson, Sherry Sissac, Marian Steen, Donald Suggs, Susan and Peter Tuteur, Anne and James von der Heydt, Barb and Brad Warner, Donna Wilkinson, and Grace and Frank Yin

PHYSICIANS and Scientists for the Cause

Co-Chairs: Ryan Fields, MD; Jeff Michalski, MD, MBA; and Katherine Weilbaecher, MD

Vivek Arora, MD; PhD, Kareem Azab; PhD, Nancy Bartlett, MD; Earl Beeks, MD; James Bobrow, MD; Alan Braverman, MD; Bin Cai, PhD; Jian Campian, MD, PhD; William Chapman, MD; Milan Chheda, MD; Barbara Cohlan, MD; Laura Colletti-Mann, MD; Majella Doyle, MD, MBA; Eva Frazer, PhD; Hiram Gay, MD; Will Gillanders, MD; Olga Green, PhD; Lannis Hall, MD; William Hawkins, MD; Leonel Hernandez Aya, MD; Andrzej Krezel, PhD; Gregory Lanza, MD, PhD; Cynthia Ma, MD, PhD; Douglas Mann, MD; Stephanie Markovina, MD, PhD; Barbara Monsees, MD; Marc Moon, MD; David Mutch, MD; Deborah Novack, MD, PhD; Russell Pachynski, MD; Monica Shokeen, PhD, MBA; Lilianna Solnica-Krezel, PhD; Susan Tuteur, PhD; Peter Tuteur, MD; Barbara Warner, MD; Brad Warner, MD; Robert Weilbaecher, MD

Door Prize

All attendees will be eligible to enter our 2017 door prize, a luxurious Alexandra Clancy handbag.

Names will be drawn at the post-concert reception. You must be present and submit a valid email address to win.

We hope you enjoy this fun new addition to the Sing for Siteman festivities!

2017 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor


Maestro Level Sponsor

  • Cathy and Jim Berges
  • Susan and Danny Ludeman
  • Susie and Gordon Philpott
  • Julie Tang and Mark Eggert
  • Barbara and Andrew Taylor

Conductor Level Sponsor

  • Centene Charitable Foundation
  • Kim and Tim Eberlein
  • Nancy and Ken Kranzberg
  • Mannen Financial Group of Wells Fargo Advisors
  • Susan and Jack Musgrave
  • Nestle Purina
  • Virginia Weldon and Francis Austin Jr.

Ovation Level Sponsor

  • Valerie Bell and Kelvin Westbrook
  • Lelia and David Farr
  • RubinBrown
  • Mary and Steven Schoolman

Bravo Level Sponsor

  • Carol and Peter F. Benoist
  • Pat and Mark E. Burkhart
  • Alison and John Ferring
  • Marilyn and Sam Fox
  • Cheri and Ron Fromm
  • Margie and Martin Jaffe
  • Jo Ann Taylor Kindle
  • Susan and Peter Kromback
  • Sally and Ned Lemkemeier
  • Veronica McDonnell
  • Pam and Calvin Nicholson
  • Marsha and Bill Rusnack
  • John H. Russell
  • Pam and Greg Trapp
  • Alice and Jess Yawitz

Chorus Level Sponsor

  • Mary Randolph Ballinger
  • Moneta Group Charitable Foundation

Special Thanks

The Steinway Piano Gallery
for many years of providing an exquisite piano for this event

Cheryl Marting
for keeping the evening in tune

John Burroughs School
for their dedicated technical and support staff

Valerie Clatworthy, Kimberley Prescott, and Trevor Regars
for sharing their expertise as stage managers

Kathy Corley
video editor

Kimberly Singer
marketing strategist and digital and PR support

Blown Away Blow Dry Bar
for professional services to Carol Wong

Elliot and Sharon Zucker
for hosting Carol Wong


La Chef Catering
dessert presentation in memory of their staff, family, and friends touched by cancer


Cookies by Design
CT - Cookie Treats
Dunkin’ Donuts
Gourmet to Go
Lisa Nixon
Nothing Bundt Cakes
Panera Catering
Mary Rosenbloom
Straub's Market
Trader Joe's, Creve Coeur
Carol Zimmermann


Ann Rabbitt, AIFD of Thorn Studio



Artist Gifts

Cathy Berges
Diane Katzman Design
Mister Guy
Matt Goldenberg
Elizabeth Mannen
Neiman Marcus
Fran Zamler