ACM Announces New Board Members

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Here is the new Board Members of the Academy of Country Music....

Directors are elected from each category based on the number of members in that category. Each director serves staggered two-year terms, with half the board membership changing each year.

ACM Board Members:

  • Affiliated
  • Tony Brown/TBE, John Briggs/ASCAP Nashville
  • Artist/Entertainer/MBI
  • Craig Morgan, Dave Pomeroy/American Federation of Musicians, Blake Shelton
  • Club/Casino/Venue
  • Ed Warm/Joe’s Bar, Mark Hartley/Fitzgerald Hartley
  • Music Publisher
  • Pat Higdon/Universal Music Publishing
  • Record Company
  • Fletcher Foster/Universal South, Butch Waugh/Sony Music Nashville

    Directors At Large

  • Scott Borchetta/Big Machine Records-The Valory Music Co, Duane Clark/Flood Bumstead McCready & McCarthy
  • Benson Curb/Curb Records, Steve Dahl/PARADIGM
  • John Esposito/Warner Music Group Nashville, Matt Fischer/iTunes
  • Pete Fisher/Grand Ole Opry, Gary Gilbert/Manatt Phelps & Phillips
  • Gary Haber/Haber Corporation, Gayle Holcomb/William Morris Endeavor
  • Wade Jessen/Billboard, Bill Lardie/Anderson Merchandisers
  • Ken Levitan/Vector Management, Eddie Montgomery/Montgomery Gentry
  • Fran Romeo/Romeo Entertainment Group, Ben Vaughn/EMI Music Publishing
  • ACM Lifting Lives Chairman Gary Haber and President Gayle Holcomb and their new Board:

  • Lori Badgett/Sun Trust Bank
  • Debbie Carroll/MusiCares
  • Mike Dungan/Capitol Nashville
  • Ann Edelblute/19 Entertainment
  • Fletcher Foster/Universal South
  • Gary Gilbert/Manatt Phelps & Phillips