Ziegler Named to Board of Directors
updated: Jan 22, 2014, 7:56 PM
Source: Music Academy of the West
Peter Ziegler, a former corporate attorney with extensive ties to nonprofits in
the region, has been elected to the Board of Directors for the Music Academy of
the West. His three-year term began January 1.
A native of Los Angeles, Mr. Ziegler earned a bachelor's degree in industrial
administration and organizational behavior at Yale University before serving as
a line officer in the U.S. Navy for four years. Upon completing his law studies
at the University of Southern California, where he edited the Southern
California Law Review, he joined the firm of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, and went
on to specialize in corporate securities and business matters, public and
private financings, and mergers and acquisitions. He retired as partner in 2008.
Mr. Ziegler has served as a board director for the Southern California chapter
of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, the Webb Schools in Claremont,
California, and the Music Center in Los Angeles. Also a former member of the Los
Angeles Philharmonic Association, he actively supports the Santa Barbara Zoo,
Direct Relief International, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, United Way, and USC
"I am quite pleased to be a part of this exceptional organization, and look
forward to contributing to leadership deliberations as it charts a course for
the forefront of classical music training in the United States," said Mr.
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