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 progress and sustain exceptional classical music in communities locally and nationally, and to educate the next generation of musicians and music appreciators to create a more vibrant society.
To make a tax-deductible donation to Akropolis Quintet, Inc. or learn more about our funders, click here.
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 2017 calendar year, click here.
To view our FY17 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
CEO of YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit; MBA, CPA University of New Orleans
Stephanee Strasburg, Secretary
Director of Institutional Partnerships, Sphinx Organization Detroit
The Board of Directors also includes all five Akropolis musicians as voting members. Their biographies are available by clicking About > Individual Artists.
Artistic Director (saxophonist)
Marketing and Development Manager
Artistic Director (clarinetist)
Artistic Director (oboist)