Doug joined the MPO Board in 2015 as an At-Large member and now serves primarily as Operations Director.

He is an active composer whose works have been commissioned and otherwise sought after and performed by the National Young Arts Foundation, Zeitgeist, Ricochet Duo, The Bridge Chamber Music Festival, the Chautauqua Instituion Piano Competition, cellist Jeffrey Zeigler, the Atlantic Chamber Ensemble, MATA, the Fort Wayne Philharmonic, PUBLIQuartet, American Modern Ensemble, Nautilus Music-Theater, pianist Nicola Melville, Vox Novus, Duo Petrof and Keys to the Future. He is a recipient of the Aaron Copland Award and winner of Definiens’ Composition Competition Competition.