IBMA Board Elections to be held in July

Thanks to the following IBMA members who will be running for seats on the IBMA Board of Directors in an election to be held this month.

At Large:
Stephen Mougin, Sam Bush Band, Dark Shadow Recording
Garian Vigil, Pow'r Pickin' (Colorado Bluegrass Music Society), G-Run Media & Publicity

Merchandisers & Luthiers:

Will Parsons, ETSU/ Parsons Mandolins
Mike Kropp, NS Design/Kropp Sales, Inc./The KroppDusters

Artists & Composers:

Jeremy Garrett, The Infamous Stringdusters (second term)
Alan Bartram, The Del McCoury Band

Associations:

Alan Tompkins, Bluegrass Heritage Foundation
Regina Derzon, DC Bluegrass Union

International Reps:

Angelika Torrie, EBMA/ Editor, Bluegrass Europe magazine
Trevor Hyett, Editor, British Bluegrass News, magazine of the British Bluegrass Music Association

Many thanks to the following board members whose terms will be ending in September 2013: Janet Davis (Merchandisers & Luthiers), Dwight Worden (Associations), Rienk Janssen (International), and Dan Keen (At Large-board appointed). The Mougin/Vigil race for the At-Large seat will fill Donica Christensen’s At Large Seat, which is vacant now. Jon Weisberger’s three-year term as Vice-Chair and Stan Zdonic’s six-year term as Chairperson and Vice Chair also end in October 2013.