Board and Staff

David Stewart Wiley

Conductor of the Roanoke Symphony

Artistic Director

Conductor of the Roanoke Symphony

Our VBRMF Artistic Director David Stewart Wiley serves as Music Director and Conductor of the Roanoke Symphony.  Maestro Wiley has conducted such distinguished symphonies as Atlanta, Boston, Buffalo, Cincinnati, San Francisco, Milwaukee, Indianapolis, Minnesota, Saint Louis, Oregon, Honolulu, and Utah, among others in most U.S. states.  Wiley’s music has taken him to dozens of countries in Asia, Africa, and Europe including Italy, Germany, Slovakia, and the Czech Republic.  Wiley served as Music Director & Conductor of the Long Island Philharmonic from 2001 until 2016.  He previously served as Assistant Conductor of the Minnesota Orchestra and the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra.

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Board Members

Sandra Smith President

Vickie Sowers
Vice President, Treasurer

Mary Wiley Board Member
Christopher Robinson Volunteers

Liz Warriner

Madison Zeman
Student Rep

Kieffer Yearout Board Member

Chesley Mercado Board Member
Heather Blake Student Rep
Sara Dalton Past President
Randall Wells Advisory Group
Jay Dumer Advisory Group
Jim McAden RSO Board President
David Crane RSO Executive Director
Kamala Bauers Advisory Group
Linda Fallon Advisory Group
Jack Wall Advisory Group
David Wiley Advisory Group