Robert Moody has served as Music Director for the Winston-Salem Symphony since 2005, Artistic Director for Arizona Musicfest since 2007, and Music Director for the Portland Symphony Orchestra (Maine), since 2008.
Jessica Morel currently serves as the Assistant Conductor of the Winston-Salem Symphony, a position she has held since September 2016. In this role she leads the Discovery Concerts for Kids, the Mary Starling Educational Concerts, selected Plugged-In-Pops Concerts, and covers for Music Director, Robert Moody.
North Carolina native Christopher Gilliam has been performing for nearly 30 years—teaching rising young artists and scholars at the university and college level for the past twelve. At home equally on the stage and podium, Gilliam has conducted or performed in literally hundreds of choral, opera, oratorio, music theatre, and straight-theatre performances.