Taylor Rambo is the executive director of the Georgia Symphony Orchestra (GSO). A Marietta native, Taylor brings energy, innovative thinking and diverse performing arts management and fundraising experience to his new role. Having previously served as the major gifts and campaign manager with Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater in Washington, D.C., Taylor also has held fundraising and staff positions with the American Pops Orchestra, the Washington Ballet and APAP, the Association of Performing Arts Professionals. Prior to accepting his current position, he served as a development consultant with the GSO.
Taylor earned a Bachelor of Music degree in music business and entertainment industries and a Master of Arts degree in arts presenting and live entertainment management from the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami. He also earned a Master of Business Administration degree from the Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University. He holds professional memberships with APAP, the Association of Performing Arts Professionals and the Association of Fundraising Professionals and is an alumnus of the Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia national fraternal society in music.
In partnership with Timothy Verville, the GSO’s visionary music director, Taylor is tasked to grow the organization on the national level, expand its artistic and educational presence both physically and virtually, build new partnerships, and diversify and extend its patrons base and presence with an emphasis on service to the underserved community.
Taylor assumed the executive director role effective July 1, 2021.