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YOD Directors

The Youth Orchestra Division (YOD) Directors serves as an advisory group to the League of American Orchestras.

The mission of the Youth Orchestra Division of the League is to promote youth orchestras as essential musical, educational, and cultural assets and to provide resources to help all youth orchestras build and maintain artistic and organizational excellence.


Chair

Rosina CannizzaroExecutive Director
Vermont Youth Orchestra Association

Vice Chair

Linda EdelsteinExecutive Director
Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra

Secretary

Lindsay NovaExecutive Director
Three Rivers Young Peoples Orchestras

Directors


Kathleen Allen



Executive Director
Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestra
Megen Balda


Executive Director
Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies (GTCYS)

Jonathan Brennand


Artistic Director
Worcester Youth Orchestras
Rebecca Calos


Executive Director
Empire State Youth Orchestras
Helen Cha-Pyo


Artistic Director
New Jersey Youth Symphony
Bridget Fraser


Executive Director
Wisconsin Youth Symphony Orchestras
Jeff Grogan


Artistic Director and Conductor
Oklahoma Youth Orchestras
Anthea Jackson


Executive Director
Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York

Bruce Kiesling



Music Director
Adrian Symphony
Troy Peters


Music Director
Youth Orchestras of San Antonio
Shauna Quill


Executive Director
New York Youth Symphony
Liz Schurgin


Executive Director
DC Youth Orchestra Program
Allen Tinkham


Music Director
Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra
Kelly Waltrip


Executive Director
Denver Young Artists Orchestra
Randy Wong
Executive Director

League Staff Liaison

Amanda DíazManager, Learning and Leadership Programs
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