Gloria Pugh


Gloria Pugh

Gloria Pugh joined the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra in May of 1993. She was previously employed for 10 years as an Elementary General Music Teacher at Princeton City Schools in Cincinnati, Ohio, where she served on both district and state curriculum committees. She also operated her own piano studio for 11 years.

Her duties at the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra include the development and management of all education programs, as well as the administrative responsibility of the Junior String Orchestra and the Dayton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra. In addition, she works closely with the Dayton Philharmonic Volunteer Association. Prior to her employment at the Dayton Philharmonic, she served as scriptwriter for Young People's Concert Previews, and was chair of Docent Training and chair of the Volunteer Education Committee for the DPVA.

She holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Indiana University and a Master of Music Education degree from Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.