The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra has appointed Lauren Silberman as director of development. She goes to the Annapolis Symphony from Maryland’s Historic London Town and Gardens, where she was director of development and communications from 2015. At London Town, she raised over $2 million in grants, memberships and donations, and benefit revenue. She managed several successful fundraising campaigns, as well as a 66% increase in membership revenue and a 106% increase in annual donations since 2015. Silberman is a graduate of George Washington University of Washington, D.C., from which she graduated in 2003 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art History and Fine Arts. She holds a Certified Fund-Raising Executive (CFRE) certificate from CFRE International and is a graduate of Leadership Anne Arundel Flagship Program, class of 2019.