Through collaboration and passionate investment, Ars Nova Workshop elevates the profile and expands the boundaries of jazz and contemporary music.


Michael Garden, President
Principle, Michael Garden Group of Space & Company Real Estate Collection

E. Mitchell Swann, P.W., Treasurer
Managing Director, Resolution Management Consultants

Monika Jončė, Secretary
Risk Manager, PwC

Mark Christman, ex officio
Founder and Artistic Director, Ars Nova Workshop

Blake Bradford
Founder/Director, Points of Entry

Marc Hildenberger
Senior Relationship Manager, Exude, Inc.

Mike Hoffman
Owner/Operator, AKA Music

Laura Huggett
Sr. Corporate Counsel and Global Privacy Leader, The Chemours Company

Germaine Ingram
Civil Rights Lawyer (ret.); Independent Dancer & Choreographer

Marc Prizer
Chief Financial Officer, Temple Physicians

Ralph M. Rosen
Vartan Gregorian Professor of the Humanities
University of Pennsylvania

Brian Shapiro
President, Shapiro Communications

Jonathan Stein
General Counsel, Community Legal Services

Megan Voeller
Director of Humanities, Jefferson University

What We Do

An overview of the wide range of programs organized and presented by Ars Nova Workshop

Mark Christman
Executive and Artistic Director

Celeste DiNucci
Director of Strategy and Development