GREGG GLEASNER is a classical music industry veteran who served as national artistic liaison for the Music Academy’s 65th anniversary season, was director of artistic planning for the San Francisco Symphony from 1991 to 2011. He previously served as a vice president for Columbia Artists Management in New York City, where he represented many notable performers. Mr. Gleasner is the founder of GleasnerMusic, an independent artistic services firm offering leadership and guidance to orchestras, festivals, and performing arts organizations.