Susan G. Marineau, President of Santa Fe Opera, announced today the appointment of Robert K. Meya as General Director, effective October 1, 2018. Meya has served as Director of External Affairs at Santa Fe Opera since March of 2012. He will be the fourth General Director in the company’s 62-year history.
As General Director, Meya will provide executive leadership, strategic direction, and administrative oversight for Santa Fe Opera. The company is widely recognized as one of the world’s leading opera companies, renowned for a critically-acclaimed summer festival and excellent year-round education programs, all within a balanced $24 million budget.