Transcendent and immersive musical experiences that spark joy,
challenge the mind, and ignite the spirit.


Enable artists and inquisitive audiences to engage with one another around adventurous programming in the intimate setting of Ojai and reach out beyond the Festival and the Ojai community throughout the year to connect with broader audiences.

Board of Directors
Jerrold L. Eberhardt, Chairman of the Board
Barry Sanders, Vice-Chair Governance 
Michele Brustin, Vice-Chair Development 
Cathryn Krause, Secretary
Stephan Farber, Treasurer
Sandra Buechley
NancyBell Coe
James Drummy
Frederick B. Fisher, AIA, FAAR
David Nygren
David Oxtoby
Tiese Quinn (OFWC president)
Barry Schifrin, MD
Maurice Singer
Bridget Tsao Brockman
Merrill Williams

Artistic Director
Chad Smith

Jamie Bennett

Board of Governors
William J. Shanbrom, Co‐Chair
Kate Barnhart, Co‐Chair
Olin Barrett
Barbara Barry
Margaret Bates
Sue Bienkowski
Steven Block
Bret Branigan
Pamela Burton 
Hyon Chough
Jill Cohen
William Cooney
William Duxler
Constance Eaton
Ruth Eliel
Bernard A. Greenberg
Greg Grinnell
Richard Hertz
Scott Johnson
Moe Krabbe
Leslie Lassiter
Raulee Marcus
Sharon McNalley
Pamela Melone
Abby Sher
Greg Smith
Esther Wachtell
Jane Weirick
Barbara Delaune Warren

Directors Emeritus
Rick Gould, MD
Joan Kemper
Stephen J.M. Morris


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