NEW – 2023-2024 Orchestra Student Leadership

Volunteer Team Members

Management Team

  • Operation Manager – Jeffrey Xu
  • Administrative Assistant – Priyanka Kavdikar
  • Secretary – Susmita Dhar
  • Classroom Facilitator (s) – Arushi Sharma (Sinfonia); Eylul Ondortoglu (Philharmonia); Saniya Khan (Chamber)


  • Facility/Equipment Manager (s) – Ethan Nie & Rik Yoshiba
  • Head Librarian – Youyou Zhu
  • Technology Officer – Theodore Kim
  • Publicity/Newspaper Manager (s) – Brian Oh & Caren Lee
  • Student Activity Manager – Divyanka Kavdikar

Volunteer Staff Members

  • Facility/Equipment Staff Members:

    • Yoseop Han, Geonhee Lee, and Andrew Han
  • Librarians:

    • Ella Camacho, George Chen, Erin Pak & Sophie Yu
  • Publicity/Newspaper Staff Members:

    • Ananda Arthur, Amber Li, Alex Cozmuta & Amelia Seller
  • Student Activity Staff Members:

    • Seven Deng, Raymond Xue & Kyle Jeong
  • Technology Staff Members:

    • Vyom Shah & Michelle Hu

2023-2024 Leadership Team at GSU Summer Leadership Institute

Leadership Team and Volunteer Members


Operation Manager:

  • Communicate between Mr. Kim, Leadership Team, and Parent Boosters

  • Coordinate orchestra activities (sectionals, student activities, etc…)

  • Lead Leadership Team meetings and help set future goals

  • Make classroom announcements

  • Assist Mr. Kim with taking class and after school attendance

  • Provide assistance to Mr. Kim when needed

Administrative Assistant:

  • Assist Operation Manager

  • Coordinate Orchestra Fundraisers

  • Liaison between Orchestra Parent Boosters and Students

  • Coordinate events with Publicity Manager

  • Communication (via Email, Student Facebook, etc…)

  • Manage Orchestra Student Facebook account with Secretary and with Publicity Manager

  • Coordinate Technology-related Instructions (website, video/audio activities, etc..)

Secretary :

  • Keep minutes of all leadership meetings

  • Communicate with all members of orchestra regarding ALL orchestra-related functions/activities

  • Help manage all social media with Administative Assistant and Publicity Staff

Classroom Facilitator:

  • Assist Mr. Kim in taking daily attendance

  • Make daily announcements

  • Facilitate classroom management

  • Maintain clean orchestra room, practice room, and instrument storage rooms

  • Organize Orchestra Room for class/rehearsals/concerts

  • Setup and break down stage for rehearsals/concerts

  • Collect equipment (tuners, rock stops, etc… ) after rehearsals/concerts

  • Organize/store equipment (keyboard, amps, music stands, etc….)

Head Librarian:

  • Organize/Coordinate sorting music (Sinfonia, Philharmonia, Chamber, Symphony, chamber music, etc…)

  • Distribute/collect music for rehearsals/concerts

  • Organize library/practice room

  • Set procedure for cataloguing/organizing music

Publicity/Newspaper Manager:

  • Inform Johns Creek Community regarding concerts and special events

  • Manage and operate quarterly Orchestra Newsletter

  • Coordinate events with the Orchestra Administrative Assistant

  • Take pictures and record orchestral activities

  • Help manage all social media with Administative Assistant and Secretary

Student Activity Manager:

  • Organize monthly student activities

  • Help plan for Potluck Dinner and Banquet activities (i.e. paper plate awards)

  • Take pictures and record orchestral activities

  • Manage archives of orchestra pictures

  • Plan logistics with Equipment/Facility Manage

Technology Officer:

  • Coordinate orchestra activities with Leadership Team

  • Provide assistance to Leadership Team with social media and technological issues

  • Coordinate with Publicity and Activity Leaders to manage electronic newsletter, audio, photos, videos, and with technology-related platforms

  • Promote JCHS Orchestral program through various social media outlets including JCNN

  • Support and assist with technological issues and production

Facility/Equipment Manager:

  • Organize and maintain rehearsal room and concert venues

  • Assist Mr. Kim and Officers with rehearsal setup, concert logistics and other logistical needs

  • Maintain instrument and equipment inventory, transportation, storage, and care