Glass-ceiling breakers (2): Deborah of DCmain
Deborah Rutter turned the Chicago Symphony around by hiring Riccardo Muti as music director after he had turned down other US orchs. (Then they fell out.)
Now she’s restoring the fortunes of the Kennedy Center, hiring Gianandrea Noseda as music director of the National Symphony and generally breathing life into a moribund institutions.
A glowing, no-questions-asked profile here.