From our Spring, 2022 cohort of graduates, Talia L. Young is appointed Interim CEO of Newark's historic Symphony Hall. This cultural icon in the heart of NJ's largest city has been enjoying a revival and restoration as a civic cultural gem. Talia assumes this role at a critical time when the groundwork has been laid by the outgoing CEO, Taneshia Nash Laird. Talia's significant experience in government and public relations, economic equity building and project and policy management puts her on solid footing to lead ongoing expansion and development of Newark Symphony Hall as a central place for economic vitality and community pride. Read the full announcement from ROI-NJ.