Chief Financial Officer
Marye Walker Lewis, a native Nashvillian, joined the Nashville Symphony in 2015 as Chief Financial Officer. She began her career in public accounting with Arthur Andersen, LLC, as an auditor, and worked with clients of both for profit and nonprofit organizations.
Prior to joining the Nashville Symphony, Marye was Vice President & Controller for Health To You, LLC, a subsidiary of HCA, where she led the Finance & Accounting function from 2011 through 2015. Previous to this time, Marye held various Vice President & Controller positions, and has a wide range of experience in all aspects of accounting, budgeting, management, financial forecasting, financial operations, treasury management, and implementing & improving internal controls.
Marye is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the state of Tennessee, and holds a Bachelor’s in Business Administration-Accounting Major from Middle Tennessee State University.
Marye is also a member of the Tennessee Society of CPAs, and the American Institute of CPAs, and has served in a volunteer capacity with St. Cecilia Academy, Dress for Success, and Cathedral of the Incarnation, advising in various budgetary and financial related matters.
Marye and her husband, Bill, attend concerts at the Nashville Symphony regularly, and have an affinity for both pops and classical music. They also enjoy cooking, walking, swimming and travel to various U.S. cities from coast to coast.