Would You Like to Volunteer?


Become a part of the magic! Opera Idaho is looking for Opera lovers who want to work behind the scenes and volunteer to help bring the Opera to life!


As an Opera Idaho volunteer, you will have the opportunity to…

  • Attend a volunteer kick-off event in the early fall
  • Participate in committees
  • Attend volunteer socials
  • Attend and assist at Opera Idaho special events
  • Plan signature events and fundraisers
  • Assist with various office tasks
  • Meet international opera stars
  • Set and achieve goals for the opera

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please fill out the Volunteer Information Form at the bottom of this page.

Volunteer of the Year

Once a year, the staff chooses a volunteer that goes above and beyond to help wherever needed.

  • 2017-2018 Carla Fromm & Ellen McKinney
  • 2016-2017 Susan Jones
  • 2015-2016 Ivana Gigante
  • 2014-2015 Regina Montenegro
  • 2013-2014 Rose-Marie & Max Bearden and Alize Norman
  • 2012-2013 Vicke Lee
  • 2011-2012 Mike Stanton
  • 2010-2011 Trish Ebsworth and Marvin Hansen
  • 2009-2010 Dan Monasterio & Eric Jones
  • 2008-2009 Jimsi Kuborn and Stan Fornander
  • 2007-2008 Bernadette Bonaminio
  • 2006-2007 Leslie Garrett

Thank You to Our Volunteers!

Last season was very successful for Opera Idaho, and that is in large part due to our dedicated group of local volunteers.

RL Adler
Linda Allison
Bret Amideo
Harlan Andrijeski
Kaye Andrijeski
Kaye & Harlan Andrijeski
Brandon Atkins
Caitlyn Atkins
Naomi Aylward
Debbie Baerlocher
Casidee Balantyne
Heather Balantyne
Abygail Ballantyne
Kathleen Beynun
Phoebe Boelter
Marty Brookman
Caitlin Carlberg
Willis Carr
Mary Cook
Ilona Copeland
Glenna Crawforth
Dillon Davis
Mark Desman
Jason Detwiler
Michele Detwiler
Jason Dittman
Kristen Dittman
Harriet Elmarico
Bae Emilson
Stan Fornander
Sam Fritz
Tammy Fritz
Carla Fromm
Kent Gardner
Leslie Garrett
Ivana Gigante
Tina E. Gonzalez Bronner
Linda Grane
Amber Gresham
Patricia Gribben
Brett Hamilton
Chris Hatch
Sue Hebert
Tamara Hess
Gayle Hill
Geoffrey Hill
Kendra Hillier
Bonnie Hollenbeck
Helena Howell
Rebecca Jauquet
Eric Jones
Susan Jones
Thomas Katsilometes
Effie Kaufman
Vicki Kreimeyer
Steve Kuykendall
Vicke Lee
Barbara Martin-Sparrow
Lynne Mattison
Susan May
Jean McCabe
Yvonne McCoy
Elllen McKinney
Evangel McVicker
Jessica Meyers
Lee Miller
Lori Miller
Dan Monasterio
Regina Montenegro
Carol Montgomery
Barbara Myhre
Patrick Myhre
Kathleen Neville
Carol Nie
Krista Niswander
Alize Norman
Cherylanne North
Gizella O’Neill
Andrew Owczarek
Jason Pearce
Connie Poiser
Tina Reminger-Carpenter
Jodi Reynolds
Karla Rosa
Laura Rusing-Raynes
Bonnie Salewski
Amanda Sampson
Linda Secretan
Nadamayi Shanti
Laura Simic
Laura C. Simic
Steve Slusser
Thomas J. South
Roger Sparrow
Aletha Sullivan
Nancylee Summervill
Claire Tardiff
Pamela Thomas
Mark Thompson
William Thompson
Michael Treinen
Sherry Vogel
Mike Wetherell
Brodie Whitlock
Jenna Whitlock
Bill Wilkinson
Jim Williams
George Wing
Janny Wing
Shawna Yant
Yao Yin

We routinely acknowledge our volunteers in printed materials – if you do not want to be listed, please let us know as well.

Volunteer Form