WWB Board Members

Board of Directors

President, Christopher Olmsted
Attorney, Barker Olmsted & Barnier Law Group

Secretary, James M Rendina
Quality Assurance Manager, Solar Turbines

Treasurer, Beth Hughes
Director of Finance Cameron Health, Inc.

Barry Toombs
Executive Director

Advisory Board

Melinda Balkom, Director of Grant Writing, Salvation Army San Diego

Wesley Brustad, CEO State Theatre of New Jersey

Terry Green, VP of Development at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Sarah Smith, Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine (Geriatrics) and a Fellow of the Sealy Center on Aging

John Santuccio, Retired Arts Administrator

Richard Thompson, Assistant Professor or Music, San Diego State University

The ensemble is in residence at San Diego State University. The group receives major support from the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture. Westwind Brass is a 501(c) (3) Public Benefit Corporation. For more information, visit Guidestar.org.


Westwind Brass is a non-profit, tax-exempt corporation. Contributions to Westwind Brass are tax-deductible under applicable federal law. Westwind Brass is registered with the Office of the Attorney General's Registar of Charitable Trusts, State of California. A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from Guidestar.org.


Support Westwind Brass

All contributions to Westwind Brass are tax-deductible. Support Westwind Brass as an individual member of our FANFARE group, a business PARTNER or enjoy Westwind Brass music at your leisure.

Upcoming Events
Westwind Brass Summer Workshop
Monday, June 15, 2020 at 1:00 PM PDT
Friday, June 19, 2020 at 4:30 PM PDT

Westwind Brass Ensemble In Residence School of Music and Dance, San Diego State University

Elizabeth Howard - trumpet
John Wilds - trumpet
Karl Soukup - trumpet
Barry Toombs - horn
Eric Starr - trombone
Scott Sutherland- tuba

Private Lessons Available:

Please call: 619-501-3562 for more information.

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