News From KC Symphony Alliance Annual Meeting and Spring Luncheon

The Kansas City Symphony Alliance (KCSA) held its annual Spring Luncheon and Annual Meeting on Saturday, June 1 from at Grand Street Cafe in Lenexa.

The members heard reports from President Annette Szulc and Treasurer Peggy Jacobson and presented an award to retiring Symphony Executive Director Frank Byrne, along with a check for $150,000 representing the proceeds from KCSA fund raising events held this year to benefit the Symphony. The Alliance also heard from incoming Symphony Executive Director Daniel Beckley.

KCSA also acknowledged Symphony Shop Vice President Cathy Radek for her years of outstanding service with a tribute and a gift.  Below are a few photos from the Spring Luncheon and Annual Meeting.

Shown at left is Symphony Executive Director Frank Byrne receiving a check from KCSA President Annette Szulc. At right is the incoming Symphony Executive Director, Daniel Beckley.

At left are Judy Barickman and Vandra Solomon.

Shown above is KCSA Shop Vice President Cathy Radek with her gift, a watercolor of the same spot in the Kauffman Center lobby where the Symphony Shop is often located. At left are incoming KCSA President Gloria Christison and outgoing KCSA President Annette Szulc.