2016 Board of Directors

Board Of Directors

Officers

Sallye Williams Edit

Sally Williams

Chairman
Ryman Auditorium
Bill Simmons Edit

Bill Simmons

President
The Fitzgerald Hartley Company
jody-williams

Jody Williams

President Elect
BMI

Kurt Johnson Edit

Kurt Johnson

Secretary/Treasurer
Townsquare Media

 Directors

Allen Anders

AEG Live

rob117rt

Rob Beckham

WME

Kix Brooks Edit

Kix Brooks

steve-buchanan

Steve Buchanan

Opry Entertainment

Frank Bumstead Edit

Frank Bumstead

Flood, Bumstead, McCready,
& McCarthy, Inc.

terry-calonge

Terry Calonge

Richards & Southern, Inc.

Tony Conway Edit

Tony Conway

Conway Entertainment Group

williamdenny

J. William Denny

Denny Properties

Bob DiPiero Edit

Bob DiPiero

Being Bob Music

Anne Edelblute Edit

Ann Edelblute

The HQ

John Esposito Edit

John Esposito

Warner Music Nashville
karen-fairchild

Karen Fairchild

Little Big Town

randy-goodman

Randy Goodman

Sony Music Nashville

lon-helton

Lon Helton

Country Aircheck

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Marion Kraft

ShopKeeper Management

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Luke Laird

Creative Nation Music

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Maria Molin Ljunggren

Capitol Music Group Sweden

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Everett Lybolt

Sound Image

John Marks Edit

John Marks

Spotify

Michael Martin Edit

Michael Martin

ASCAP

billy-mayne

Bill Mayne

Country Radio Broadcasters, Inc.

Shane McNally Edit

Shane McAnally

SMACKSongs, LLC

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Charlie Morgan

Emmis Communications

Milly Olykan Edit

Milly Olykan

AEG Europe/The O2 London

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Ralph Peer II

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Brian Philips Edit

Brian Philips

CMT – Country Music Television

Sally Seitz Edit

Sally Seitz

Apple / iTunes

Jimmie Lee Sloas

Biff Watson Edit

Biff Watson

Biff-Bangs Productions, Inc.

Dwight Wiles Edit

Dwight Wiles

Wiles + Taylor & Co., PC

Directors at Large

marcieallen

Marcie Allen

MAC Presents, LLC

Jim Beavers Edit

Jim Beavers

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Steve Blatter

Sirius XM Satellite Radio

Scott Borchetta Edit

Scott Borchetta

Big Machine Label Group

Becky Brenner Edit

Becky Brenner

Albright & O’Malley & Brenner Country Radio Specialists.

Chris DuBois Edit

Chris DuBois

Sea Gayle Music

Mike Dungan Edit

Mike Dungan

Universal Music Group Nashville

Kerri Edwards Edit

Kerri Edwards

KP Entertainment

Brett Eldredge Edit

Brett Eldredge

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Ted Ellis

Harbour Media Partners

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Joe Galante

Galante Entertainment Organization

Jeff Garrison Edit

Jeff Garrison

Cox Media Group

John Hamlin

John Hamlin

Switched On Entertainment

Ed Hardy Edit

Ed Hardy

Hardy Media and Entertainment Group

mary-hilliard-harrington

Mary Hilliard Harrington

Red Light Management

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Clint Higham

Morris Higham Management

John Huie Edit

John Huie

Creative Artists Agency

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Clay Hunnicutt

Big Loud Records

Brett James Edit

Brett James

Cornman Music and Management

vivien-lewitt

Vivien Lewit

YouTube/Google

Jon Loba Edit

Jon Loba

BBR Music Group

Deb McDermott Edit

Deb McDermott

Media General

Ebie McFarland Edit

Ebie McFarland

Essential Broadcast Media

mike-mcvay

Mike McVay

Cumulus Media

Jim Ed Norman Edit

Jim Ed Norman

The Curb Group

Brian O'Connell Edit

Brian O’Connell

Live Nation Nashville

Jason Owen Edit

Jason Owen

Sandbox Entertainment

rod-phillips

Rod Phillips

iHeartMedia

Rob Plotts Edit

Rob Potts

Rob Potts Entertainment Edge

david-ross

David Ross

BossRoss Media

darius-rucker

Darius Rucker

Stacey Schlitz Edit

Stacey Schlitz

SchlitzLAW

Scott Scovill

Scott Scovill

Moo TV, CenterStaging, and Moo Creative Media

Bob Shennan Edit

Bob Shennan

BBC

Jennie Smythe Edit

Jennie Smythe

Girlilla Marketing

Clarence Spalding Edit

Clarence Spalding

Maverick

Jeff Stevens Edit

Jeff Stevens

Jeff Stevens Music

Troy Tomlinson Edit

Troy Tomlinson

Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Ben Vaughn Edit

Ben Vaughn

Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.

Troy Vollhoffer Edit

Troy Vollhoffer

Premiere Global Production Company, Inc.

timwestergren

Tim Westergren

Pandora Media

Chris Young Edit

Chris Young

Ex-Officio

Jim Free Edit

Jim Free

The Smith-Free Group, LLC

Butch Spyridon Edit

Butch Spyridon

Nashville Convention & Visitors Corporation

Kyle Young

Kyle Young

Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum

Legal Counsel

R Horton Frank Edit

R. Horton Frank

Watkins & McNeilly, PLLC

richard-frank

Richard Frank

Counsel Emeritus

joel-katz

Joel Katz

Greenberg Traurig, LLP