The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera appointed Samantha Teter as new Executive Director on Tuesday.
Teter has served as interim director since previous executive Molly Sasse French went on medical leave in November of 2015. French resigned in January of 2016.
As new Executive Director, Teter will work with the CSO on continuing to improve financial processes and procedures, creating a five-year strategic plan, increasing audiences, and building upon current donor and corporate relationships.
Teter has a total of 15 years of experience working in the arts in senior management positions.