Emily Muscarella Guthrie

Interim Executive Director

Emily joined the FACP staff in October 2015 and served most recently as Communications Manager, before stepping into the role of Interim Executive Director. Her background is mostly in development efforts for nonprofits, as a former staff member for Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center, Kitchen Dog Theater, as an independent contractor, and as a board member for Second Thought Theatre. She is a graduate of the 2016-2017 Leadership Arts class through Business Council for the Arts.

Currently, her volunteer efforts include serving as PTA Secretary for her daughter’s school, helping teach children’s choir at her church, and singing in her church’s select choir. She graduated cum laude from Southern Methodist University with degrees in Print Journalism, Art History, and Italian area studies.

Emily is married to Ben, a software and client services professional; together, they are raising three school-age children. She is known to quiz them on “Guess the Composer” while tooling around town, but will tune in to Top 40 at their request.

Emily’s email: music@fineartschamberplayers.org