Mission: Akropolis Quintet, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization governing the Akropolis Reed Quintet, an internationally acclaimed music ensemble of five musicians performing on wind instruments, formed in 2009 at the University of Michigan. Akropolis’ mission is to create a more vibrant society by innovating and sustaining exceptional classical music, and by educating and energizing a new generation of music appreciators and advocates.

To make a tax-deductible donation to Akropolis Quintet, Inc. or learn more about our funders, click here.

Organizational Transparency

As a public nonprofit, we value being a open and transparent organization when it comes to showcasing our financial records, annual report, organizational growth, impact, and more.

To view our independently audited financial statements for the 17/18 fiscal year, click here.
To view our fiscal year 2018 Data Arts Cultural Data Project report, click here.
To view our 2018 impact sheet and budget, click here.

Board of Directors

Susan Badger Booth, President
Program Director of Arts & Entertainment Management/Arts Administration at Eastern Michigan University
Board member, Association of Arts Administration Educators
Director, Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Board Training Program

Mark Clague Ph.D., Vice President
Interim Associate Dean for Academic & Student Affairs
Formerly Director of Entrepreneurship & Career Services at the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance
Faculty Associate, American Culture Program, Afro-American Studies and Non-Profit Management

Scott Landry C.P.A., Treasurer
Retired CEO of YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit; MBA, CPA University of New Orleans

Stephanee Strasburg, Secretary
Director of Institutional Partnerships, Sphinx Organization Detroit

Zack Bissell, Officer
Out-of-School Arts Program Manager, Living Arts Detroit

The Board of Directors also includes all five Akropolis musicians as voting members. Their biographies are available by clicking About > Individual Artists.


Matt Landry
Executive Director
Artistic Director (saxophonist)

Kari Landry
Marketing and Development Manager
Artistic Director (clarinetist)

Tim Gocklin
Artistic Director (oboist)

Andrew Koeppe
Artistic Director (bass clarinetist)

Ryan Reynolds
Artistic Director (bassoonist)

Ciara Solby

Thomas Morris