Music: FY 2017 Grants Panelists

Art Works - Panel A June 20, 2016

Krystal Banfield Dean, Berklee City MusicĀ® Berklee College of Music Jamaica Plain, MA Sonia Marie De Leon de Vega Music Director and Conductor Santa Cecilia Orchestra Los Angeles, CA Kareem George (Layperson) Principal Culture Traveler, LLC Franklin, MI Helen Haynes Interim Director of Exhibitions and Programs African American Museum in Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA Jake Runestad Composer and Conductor Minneapolis, MN Duain Wolfe Chorus Director and Conductor Chicago Symphony, Colorado Symphony Chicago, IL

Art Works - Panel B June 20, 2016

Jeremy Ganter Associate Executive Director & Director of Programming The Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center University of California, Davis Davis, CA Jeff Gershman Director of Wind Ensembles; Associate Professor of Music Capital University Columbus, OH Yoo-Jin Hong Director of Programs for Learning and Leadership Development League of American Orchestras Chicago, IL Christina Littlejohn Executive Director Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Little Rock, AR Gayle Ober (Layperson) President George Family Foundation Mendota Heights, MN

Art Works - Panel C June 22, 2016

Jamie Broumas Jazz Vocalist Director, Classical and New Music Programs The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Washington, DC Debbie Chinn Executive Director Carmel Bach Festival Pebble Beach, CA Denise Gonzales (Layperson) Program Director Con Alma Health Foundation Santa Fe, NM David Hayes Music Director New York Choral Society Music Director, Mannes Orchestra Mannes School of Music New York, NY Dinorah Marquez Director, Latino Arts Strings Program United Community Center Milwaukee, WI Steve Wogaman Pianist President Chamber Music Society of Detroit West Bloomfield, MI

Art Works - Panel D June 22, 2016

Taylor Ho Bynum   Performer, Composer, Band Leader Executive Director Tri-Centric Foundation New Haven, CT Socrates Garcia Assistant Professor of Music, Director of Music Technology University of Northern Colorado Greeley, CO Darrell Grant Performing Artist, Composer Professor of Jazz Studies and Associate Director, School of Music Portland State University Portland, OR John McCormick (Layperson)        Managing Director HEALTHPOINTCAPITAL New York, NY Lori Mechem   Jazz Pianist, Composer, Educator Founder, Director of Education and Programs Nashville Jazz Workshop Nashville, TN Sarah Andrew Wilson   Director of Music Education Levine Music Silver Spring, MD