Krista Wiese is a freshman at Meredith College. She is double majoring in English and Music with a concentration in Management. Krista has played violin since she was three years old. Throughout middle and high school, she participated in the various youth orchestras of the Philharmonic Association, earning the position of Concertmaster in 2016 and Principal Second in 2017.
In 2016, Krista formed her own string quartet which performed together for two years. Managing this quartet was what led Krista to discover her passion for management. Currently, Krista works as an intern for the Philharmonic Association. She was also recently hired to be the operations manager of a startup arts organization focused in Johnston County, The Around Town Singers & Orchestra. Her dream is to one day work as a manager for an arts organization like the North Carolina Symphony.