Contract CPA - Lori Aveni is a graduate of Wake Forest University with a background in nonprofit management.  She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants, and the National Association of Tax Professionals and is licensed in the state of North Carolina (State Board of Certified Public Accountant Examiners Certificate number 38685, issued August 25, 2014). She is an active volunteer in the community and in her spare time enjoys gardening and reading. Lori lives in Apex, NC with her husband and their two sons.                                 www.LoriAveniCPA.com                                lori@loriavenicpa.com

Artistic Consultant - Amanda Meliosky  

CMR's Annual Audit by:

MEET THE TEAM

                                                                                           brings years of experience working with artists previously at the North Carolina Symphony as Artistic Planning Manager and Operations Manager with the Albany Symphony (NY). In her role as Artistic Planning Manager, she worked with artists and managers to program classical, pops, family and summer series concerts. She is very excited to delve into the world of Chamber Music to bring intimate, thrilling performances of the highest quality to Raleigh. In addition to her Artistic Consulting, Amanda teaches elementary music at Wiley Elementary School. Amanda is passionate about sharing the beauty of music from its simplest to its most complex with listeners from every generation. In her spare time, she enjoys playing her clarinet, cooking, and spending time with her friends and family.                                              Amanda@ChamberMusicRaleigh.org

Managing Director - Kaine Riggan has an extensive career in arts management and development including serving as Director of Performing Arts for the State of Tennessee (Tennessee Arts Commission). He founded the nation's first multi-disciplined Senior Center for the Arts in Nashville, Tennessee and ran the organization for its first five years. He has served as business manager for Temple Theatre in Sanford and the 1800-seat Royal Palace Theatre in Roanoke Rapids, NC.  Also a music-lover, Kaine has sang twice on the Grand Ole Opry, plays the upright bass, guitar and mandolin and has written two musicals which enjoyed regional success in Nashville. A native of Vance County, he lives in Kittrell and currently splits his time between CMR and serving as Downtown Development Director for the city of Henderson.            www.KaineRiggan.com           Kaine@ChamberMusicRaleigh.org