Ballet Des Moines’ board, staff and volunteers work together to generate the vision of being an integral part of a culturally vibrant greater Des Moines area by delivering excellence in dance and providing world class performance opportunities.

To this end, Ballet Des Moines’ committees are always evolving and restructuring. If you are interested in joining the Ballet Des Moines Board of Directors or volunteering on a committee, please contact us at

Ballet Des Moines’ Board of Directors


Erin Hockman, President

Lisa-Marie Wright – Vice-President
Wright-Looking Bill

Jayme Fry, Treasurer
The Private Bank

Tej Dhawan, Past-President

Mike Lovell

Jame Milne
Happy Medium

Marc Molis
UnityPoint Sports Medicine

Bridget Penick
Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.

Michelle Rice

Tom Smull
Associations Inc.

Tiffany Tauscheck
Greater Des Moines Partnership

Beth Webb
The David & Webb Wealth Management Group