Peggy Kriha Dye continues her singing career as she acts as Artistic Director of Opera Columbus. After completing her operatic training at The Juilliard Opera Center and the SFO Adler program, she sang in the premiere performances of A Streetcar Named Desire as Stella with SFO, repeating the role with the Pittsburgh Symphony and the WNO. Her career has taken her to major opera companies and orchestras worldwide, including HGO, SFO, WNO, Tulsa, Shanghai, Opera Atelier, Glimmerglass, The Royal Opera in Versailles, and more. Upcoming singing engagements include Opera Atelier and the Royal Opera house in Versailles. Since 2011, Peggy has played a critical role in the rebuilding and branding of Opera Columbus, now producing three productions every season. She was chosen to participate in the Opera America Leadership Intensive program in 2013.