Cayla Inserra holds an MA in Arts Management from George Mason University and a BA in Music from The College of William and Mary. Prior to joining YOA, Cayla worked at the Washington Conservatory of Music, where her responsibilities included managing concerts and recitals and creating marketing materials, as well as supporting a wide variety of other events and projects. Previously, she worked as an intern with the Castleton Festival, located on the estate of Lorin Maazel, and with the Richmond Symphony Orchestra.
Cayla currently plays cello as a community member in a local orchestra. In addition to her musical interests, she has competed in artistic roller skating and was a national champion and gold medalist.