Faculty & Staff Profiles

Amanda Gatt

Auditions Coordinator & Recruiter

Amanda Gatt is the Auditions Coordinator & Recruiter for SMTD, where she oversees the auditions and interviews for all music, musical theatre, and dance programs. She also coordinates the SMTD Campus Day programming for admitted undergraduate students.

Originally from Warren, Michigan, Gatt earned a bachelor’s degree in music education from the Michigan State University College of Music in 2013. During her time as an undergraduate, she was a member of the Spartan Marching Band, where she served as a squad leader for the mellophone section.

Upon graduating, Gatt moved to Chicago to pursue graduate coursework in arts, entertainment & media management. Prior to joining SMTD in August of 2017, she worked as an executive assistant to the development team at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

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