IBMA Leadership

IBMA's leadership is made up of a very diverse and talented group of individuals working in the bluegrass music industry. If you wish to communicate and share ideas with any of the current board members, committees or staff, please contact them at info@ibma.org and the message will be forwarded to the appropriate chairperson, staff person or board representative.

Board of Directors

 

Jon Weisberger

Jon Weisberger
Chairperson
Artist/Songwriter/Journalist

Tim Surrett
Vice-Chair
Balsam Range

Regina Derzon

Regina Derzon
Secretary
Associations
DC Bluegrass Union

Joe Mullins
Treasurer
Artists/Composers/Publishers
Artist/Composer/Producer

Alan Bartram
Artists/Composers/Publishers
The Del McCoury Band

Becky Buller
At Large
The Becky Buller Band

DA Callaway
At Large
Silver Dollar City Entertainment

Danny Clark
At Large
Hootenanny Publicity

Jamie Deering
Merchandisers/Luthiers
Deering Banjos

John Goad
Print/Media/Education
Bluegrass Today/ETSU

William Lewis
At Large
PineCone: Piedmont Council of Traditional Music

Steve Martin
At Large
Steve Martin's Unreal Bluegrass

Stephen Mougin
At Large
Dark Shadow Recording

Leah Ross
Event Production
Birthplace of Country Music

Ben Surratt
Recording/Distribution/
Marketing
The Rec Room

Angelika Torrie
International
Bluegrass Europe Magazine

Photos (except DA Callaway, Steve Martin, Joe Mullins and Leah Ross) by Darwin Davidson


Staff

 

Paul Schiminger, Executive Director
Taylor Coughlin, Communications & Professional Development Director
Eddie Huffman, Convention Services & IT Director
APPLY NOW Member Services Manager/Bookkeeper


Committees

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Board Committees

  • Executive Committee
  • Nominating Committee
  • Strategic Planning Committee

 

Awards Committees

  • Awards Task Force
  • Awards Committee (Broadcast)
  • Awards Eligibility & Criteria Committee
  • Awards Show Oversight
  • Broadcast Award
  • Distinguished Achievement Award Committee
  • Event of the Year Award
  • Hall of Fame Nominating Committee
  • Liner Notes & Graphic Design Award Committee
  • Momentum Award Committee
  • Print Media Award
  • Songwriter of the Year Committee

General Committees