We are thrilled to announce the return of Laura Cooper to the Marin Symphony Association staff and to welcome new employee, Sophie Remer.
The office is abuzz with activity as we begin the subscription renewal process for our upcoming 17-18 season. And we are delighted to welcome Laura and Sophie to the team in what will be an exciting 65th year for Symphony. Laura Cooper has accepted the position of Development/Marketing Associate, working with Nuri Kye, Director of Development. Sophie Remer is joining us as Patron Relations & Administrative Coordinator.
Laura is honored to return to the symphony in the capacity of Development/Marketing Associate. With degrees from Berkeley and College of Marin in theater and music respectively, she brings experience from the field and a knowledge of local arts. Also, she has extensive data management experience that is helpful in carefully managing the lists of valuable patrons and donors. She is excited to be back with teammates to continue helping the organization move forward. On occasion, she still performs live music in the Bay Area.
Sophie is a Marin County native, born and raised in Nicasio with a great appreciation for music. She has a B.A. in International Studies from Humboldt State University. After College she went to culinary school to become a pastry chef and has worked as a professional baker in Marin making croissants and all sort of delicious pastries. She now fulfills her passion for food and baking at home through her blog. With a great love for travel, culture and food, music has always been part of her life. Her grandfather was president of a small Baroque Music Festival in Corona del Mar which she enjoyed attending and participated in choral groups when she was younger. She is currently learning how to play the Ukulele! She is excited to be working with the Marin Symphony as it is another wonderfully rich and beautiful way to enjoy Marin County.
Please join us in welcoming Laura and Sophie!
Development & Marketing Associate
Patron Relations & Administrative Coordinator