photography by Drew Altizer

On Friday, Feb. 29, 400 guests joined the San Francisco Opera Guild to salute Franklin "Pitch" Johnson, outgoing chairman of the Opera Association, with a black tie dinner, cocktail reception and silent wine auction. Proceeds from the event will support the San Francisco Opera and the Opera Guild's award-winning education and community outreach programs. 

Teresa Medearis, Mai Shiver                            Cathie Johnson, Pitch Johnson, Leslie Johnson Evers

Pitch Johnson, John Gunn                                                         Mark Kornblum, Victoria Kornblum

Kurt Tennenbaum, Christina McGovern Richard Baker,Abigail Baker Marcia Green,Jeffrey Green

Elizabeth Pate-Cornell, Teresa Medearis  Allen Morrell, Lisamarie Inesi       Linle Froeb