Peninsula Youth Orchestra Association in Gig Harbor

Balancing nurture with rigor and Compassion with ExcellencE


Noelle Brambilajoined the Peninsula Youth Orchestra staff as Executive Director in 2014. She has worked as an educator for the past 15 years serving as an elementary school teacher in California, private instructor, and founder of a non-profit Spanish immersion school (Escuela de CID) in the Gig Harbor area.  In addition, she has served the Gig Harbor community several  years on the board of our community theatre (Paradise Theatre), including as board president.

Her involvement with PYO began in 2012 when her son began violin lessons with Karla Epperson and joined the orchestra. Since then, she now has another son in the Encore program playing cello, and a young daughter privately learning violin, but eager to join the orchestra soon!

Executive Director