The CNSMD is a state institution which operates under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture and Communication. The conservatory is administered by an administrative board whose chairman is nominated by the ministry.
The director directs the institution with the help of the deputy director, who is a senior administrator, the directors of music and of choreographic studies and the director of research. He is also assisted by the academic and research committees.
The administrative board takes the management decisions of the institution in the following areas:
The administrative board is convened by the chairman at least once every semester. The chairman is nominated for term of office of three years by a decree which is drawn up in accordance with the recommendations of a report submitted by the minister in charge of culture. The nomination can be renewed for a further term or terms.
The chairman/chairwoman and members of the administrative board receive no remuneration for their services.
Mr Hervé Barbaret, General Secretary of the Ministry of Culture, or his or her representative;
Ms Sylviane Tarsot-Gillery, General Director of Artistic Creation of the Ministry of Culture, or his or her representative;
Mr Christian-Lucien Martin, Deputy Director of Employment, Higher Education and Research, Directorate General of Artistic Creation, or his or her representative.
Mr Xavier Delette, Director of the Regional Conservatory (CRR) de Paris;
Mr Rachid Ouramdance, Co-director of the National Choreographic Center of Grenoble;
Ms Aline Sam-Gio, General Director of Auditorium/Lyon National Orchestra;
Ms Emmanuelle Soubeyran, General Director of VetAgro Sup, Lyon;
Primary members: Ms Françoise Gnéri, Mr David Sélig
Alternates members: Mr Cédric Carlier, Ms Isabelle Germain
Primary member: Ms Juliette Beauviche
Alternate member: Ms Corine Duval-Métral
Primary members: nn, Ms Pauline Patoux
Alternate members : Ms Anne-Cécile Nentwig, Ms Isabelle Replumaz
Primary member : Mr Dimitri Leroy
Alternate member: Ms Gabriella Bannira
Primary member : Mr Marco Mary
Alternate member: Ms Louison Valette
Mr Mathieu Ferey, Director, Lyon CNSMD;
Mr Christian de la Rochebrochard, Financial Controller;
Ms Michèle Douchet, Chief Accountant, Lyon CNSMD.