Board and Staff

Artistic Advisory Council

Marin Alsop

Music Director, Baltimore Symphony

Richard Danielpour

Composer, Composition Faculty (UCLA)

Andre Dowell

Chief Programming Officer, Sphinx Organization

Béla Fleck

Performer, Composer

Anthony Fogg

Artistic Administrator, Boston Symphony Orchestra


Jennifer Higdon

Composer, Composition Faculty (Curtis Institute of Music)

Tracy Silverman

Violinist, Composer, Producer


Katie Arata

Social Media, Marketing and PR


Kyshona Armstrong

Lullaby Project Teaching Artist


Kelly Corcoran

Artistic Director and Conductor


Patrick Dailey

Project Manager, Shoulders of 37208: Stories and Sounds


Kyla Easterday

LISTEN Curriculum Consultant


Grace Lim

Operations, Program and Audience Development Intern


Brian Parker

Visual Artist

Anne Dickson Rogers



Christopher Stenstrom

Grant Writer, Database Administrator,

Development Consultant


Emma Supica

Lead Instructor, Contempo Kids

Board of Directors

Gary Burke

Friends of Fort Negley Park


Kelly Corcoran


Christy Dodson, CPA

Manager, FMC


Dr. Mei Han

Director, Center for Chinese Music and Culture, MTSU

M. Ryder Lee

Attorney, K & L Gates


Krystelle Lorraine

Performance Artist & Music Accessibility Advocate for the Deaf​

Joei Marshall Perry

Soprano, Human Resources Professional


Phillip Powers

Architect, Earl Swensson Associates, Inc.


Marissa Shapiro

Senior Account Manager, The Bulleit Group


Dr. William R. Taylor

Music Director, Downtown Presbyterian Church