Timothy Todd Simmons

Adjunct Professor- Financial Administration
& Development for Nonprofit OrganizationsTimothy Todd Simmons


Email: tsimmons@neworleansopera.org


Todd is starting his seventh season as the Executive Director of New Orleans Opera Association where he oversees all business functions of the Association. He brings to the position over eighteen years of experience as an administrator, fundraiser, and performer, with expertise in finance, business development, strategic planning, operations, marketing, public relations, and outreach. Todd graduated with honors with his Bachelor of Music degree from Cameron University in Lawton, Oklahoma, where he majored in Vocal Performance. In 2008, Todd received a Master’s in Business Administration from San Diego State University which led to the relocation of him and his family to New Orleans in 2010 to assume the position of Executive Director with the New Orleans Opera Association. He is currently also the Organist & Choir Director at St. Dominic in Lakeview and Organist & Music Director at Lakeview Presbyterian Church.