Susan Stensland

<p>Susan H. Stensland, Executive Director for the Georgia Symphony Orchestra is a Georgia native. Prior to accepting her position with the GSO, Ms. Stensland was employed for 15 years as lead accountant and office manager for Hammond Accounting Services, and as a freelance artist and designer. She has been an... </p>

Emily Hindes

<p>Emily Hindes holds a Master’s Degree in instrumental performance from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where she studied violin with Dr. Bernard Zinck, a graduate of the Paris Conservatory and Julliard. Emily received her B.M. in string performance at Kennesaw State University, where she trained with Helen Kim. Mrs. Hindes has... </p>

P. Gustav Westin II

<p>Gustav is an American composer and conductor based out of Kennesaw, GA. He is the Vice President and Assistant Conductor of the community group APWinds, Woodstock, GA; as well as a member of the Georgia Symphony Orchestra Chorus, Marietta, GA. He is primarily self-taught, having only taken two semesters of... </p>

Brittany DeArmon

<p>Brittany P. DeArmon, House Manager for the Georgia Symphony Orchestra, holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Kennesaw State University. In Spring 2018, Mrs. DeArmon worked as an intern for Georgia Symphony Orchestra, where she applied her administrative background in human resources and data analysis to create a policy... </p>

Pat Torres

<p>Pat Torres, development director for the Georgia Symphony Orchestra (GSO), first served the organization as a member of the GSO board of directors from 2014-2017. Before joining the GSO staff in June 2018, Ms. Torres spent nearly 15 years as a healthcare marketing and communication professional in the metro-Atlanta area.... </p>

Melody Richardson

<p>Melody Richardson’s goal as Education Director for the Georgia Symphony Orchestra is to organize and develop solid infrastructure for the GYSO ensembles and educational outreach programs. She believes strongly in providing a challenging and meaningful musical experience that sparks curiosity, improves musicianship, and fosters a lifelong love of the arts.... </p>