Board of Directors – Officers

Executive, Members and Board

MusicFest is the embodiment of over 104 affiliated festivals, which make this event celebrating a national commitment to music and education possible.

Board and Officers

Peter Grant
Peter Grant
Chairman

Denny Christianson
President
Bryan Stovell
Bryan Stovell
Vice President
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Dr. Mark Hopkins
Director, Education Liason
Grace Westcott
Grace Westcott
Secretary/Treasurer

Andy Morris
Director

Carmella Luvisotto
Director

Kevin Merkley
Director

Jim Howard
Executive Director
Neil Yorke-Slader
Neil Yorke-Slader
Associate Director

Executive and Operations Committee

Dr. Shirantha Beddage
Dr. Shirantha Beddage
Vice Chair, Instrumental Jazz
Chris Bell
Chris Bell
Internet Technologies Director
John Chalmers
John Chalmers
Chair, Choral/Vocal Jazz
Alex Dean
Alex Dean
Vice Chair, Instrumental Jazz
Bob Rebagliati
Bob Rebagliati
Vice Chair, Instrumental Jazz
Jim Ferris
Jim Ferris
Vice Chair, Concert Band/Orchestra
Mark Hopkins
Dr. Mark Hopkins
Director, Canadian Wind Orchestra

Jim Howard
Executive Director
Neil Yorke-Slader
Neil Yorke-Slader
Chair, Instrumental Jazz
Nancy Howard
Nancy Howard
Registration Director
Thaddeus Howard
Thaddeus Howard
Executive Assistant
Dr. Keith Kinder
Dr. Keith Kinder
Vice Chair, Concert Band/Orchestra
Scott Leithead
Scott Leithead
Vice Chair, Choral/Vocal Jazz
Dr. Gillian MacKay
Dr. Gillian MacKay
Canadian Wind Orchestra Director
Marilyn Mann
Marilyn Mann
Honour Ensembles Coordinator
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Joanne Pittock
Communications Coordinator
Sharon Fitzsimmins
Sharon Fitzsimmins
Chair, Concert Band

Dr. Tony Leong
Chair, Orchestra/String Ensembles

Kim Vrieling
Production Director

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