Stanford Live Leadership

Wiley Hausam Executive Director of Stanford Live and Bing Concert Hall

Wiley Hausam joined Stanford University in February 2012 following positions as Executive Director of The Performing Arts Center at Purchase College and at the Skirball Center NYU. He is a presenter of theater, dance, music and opera, a creative consultant, theater producer, teacher, and manager of performing arts facilities.

For many years, Hausam was based in New York City. During the first phase of his career, he was a successful artist's representative. During the second phase, he was a theater producer and a close associate of George C. Wolfe at The Public Theater in New York. During the 1990s, he was an associate producer of four musicals and plays on Broadway, which received 17 Tony Award nominations and 4 Tony Awards. Hausam opened Joe’s Pub in New York City and received a Backstage Bistro Award in 2001. He also produced concerts for Nonesuch Records at Town Hall.

Since 2002, he has worked in higher education. For 10 years he taught at NYU’s Graduate Musical Theater Writing Program. He opened the Skirball Center at NYU in 2003. Hausam edited an anthology of libretti from new American musicals produced during the 1990s entitled The New American Musical (TCG). He has consulted for the Lyric Opera of Chicago (where he began his career), the Santa Fe Opera and the Kurt Weill Foundation. Artists with whom he has enjoyed particularly enduring collaborations are: producer and director Harold Prince, director and playwright George C. Wolfe, composer/lyricist Michael John LaChiusa, actress and playwright Anna Deavere Smith, and singer/actor Audra McDonald.

Hausam graduated from the School of Music at Northwestern University and studied business at Kellogg Graduate School of Management there. At Columbia University, he studied philosophy of art.

Stanford Live and Bing Concert Hall Staff

Robert Cable Communications Manager

Robert DeArmond Web Developer

Laura Evans Director of Music Programs, Engagement and Education

Drew Farley Technical Manager

Ben Frandzel Institutional Gifts and Community Engagement Officer

Sierra Gonzalez Director of Marketing, Communications and Patron Services

Elisa Gomez-Hird Development Associate 

Nick Malgieri Audio Engineer and AV Manager

Danielle Menona Donor Stewardship Coordinator

Johnny Kolasinski Marketing Coordinator

Julie Ornelas Ticket Office Manager

Kyle J. Polite Director of Development

Kimberly Pross Production Manager

Toni Rivera Operations Coordinator

Matt Rodriquez Director of Operations and Production

Jan Sillery General Manager, Stanford Live and Bing Concert Hall

Bill Starr House Manager