Mary Box

Organization: Montrose Project – Celebrating Women Composers
Title: Founder & Artistic Director
ALP Certificate 2009
Musical Studies: Conducting, Music Leadership, Piano
Musical Specialties: Large Ensemble, New Music
Non-Musical Specialties: Business Owner, Fundraising, Leadership, Marketing, Operations, Research
Quote: “The Arts Leadership Program opened my eyes to the inner workings of arts organizations through an internship with the NY Philharmonic which gave me the confidence to start my own organization.”


Mary Box, a conductor and opera coach based in Houston, Texas, founded the Montrose Project – an organization driven to discover, celebrate, and perform works by women composers.