Bryan Braunlich, Executive Director - Wheeling Symphony Orchestra
Bryan Braunlich is a seasoned artistic administrator who believes in deepening community support through creative and inclusive programming, events, and storytelling. He is currently the Executive Director of the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra in Wheeling, West Virginia.
He has experience in marketing, communications, sales, public relations, event planning and management in a variety of industries, including nonprofit and commercial theater, health and fitness, and hospitality. He held positions at Group Sales Box Office in New York City; Innovage, Inc. in Orange County, CA; Washington Health System in Washington, PA; and Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company in Washington, D.C.
In 2017, he joined the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra as its Director of Marketing and Communications. In 2018, Braunlich became the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra’s General Manager in addition to his role as Director of Marketing and Communications.
Braunlich holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from California State University, Fullerton and he completed music courses at The Juilliard School in New York City. He enjoys playing the piano, singing and composing, as well as discovering new and experimental musical works. He resides in Wheeling with his family and two children, Elia and Gavin.