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Press Room


Davies Symphony Hall
201 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102

(415) 503-5474

Key Leadership Biographies

Priscilla B. “Prisca” Geeslin


Priscilla B. “Prisca” Geeslin is currently President-Elect of the San Francisco Symphony, beginning her term as President in December 2020. A member of the Symphony’s Board of Governors since 1995, Geeslin is Vice-Chair of the Committee on Governors and a member of Board committees overseeing development, finance, executive, and artistic policy. Her 25 years of leadership and support include a deep commitment to the Orchestra’s education and community building programs, including the establishment of the Geeslin Family Fund for Community Engagement. She has chaired some of the Symphony’s most important fundraising events including Opening Gala and Deck the Hall. Geeslin currently serves on the boards of the American Conservatory Theater (Vice-Chair), Grace Cathedral, and NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation (Board Chair). She has also served on the boards of SFArtsED and the French American International School. Her husband, Keith Geeslin, serves on the board of Episcopal Community Services and is President of San Francisco Opera.