Tonya Howell

Executive Director she/her/hers Tonya Howell, a Hyde Park resident and single mother of two, has been an educator in Chicago since 2001, serving as a classroom teacher, instructional coach for teachers, and principal, as well as supporting school leaders with...

Beth King

Beth King Deputy Director/Development and Communications Director Beth has worked in development and communications capacities for over 20 years, and joined Intonation’s administrative team as Development and Communications Director to manage fundraising, donor...

Jen Busch

Operations Director Jen joined the Intonation team as Operations Associate in February 2015. Before Intonation, she worked as a Teaching Artist with Changing Worlds, teaching photography and mixed media art classes in CPS after-school programs. She also spent four and...

Char Lee Luckett

Manager of School and Remote Learning Programs they/she Char Lee is a writer, theater creator, and certified domestic violence counselor. Originally from Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood, she has worked as an arts educator in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and...

Lara Jenkins

Manager of Parks and Partner Programs she/her/hers Lara was thrilled to bring her musical knowledge and life-long love for teaching to Intonation Music in Fall 2016. Music has always been her passion and her love for jazz prompted her to get a BA in vocal performance...

Izzy Olive

Marketing Manager she/her/hers Izzy Olive is a musician and arts administrator originally from Southern Illinois. Chicago has been her home since 2009. Upon graduating from the University of Chicago, she worked for Eighth Blackbird, Reverb, and The Arts Club of...