WMBA 2017 Officers and Committee Chairs
Dana is currently a Membership Representative and Content Creator for the Nashville Songwriter’s Association International (NSAI). Since May of 2016, Dana has helped foster the writing careers of songwriters of all levels by sharing advice, educating them, and coaching them through the twists and turns of the music industry. In addition to her role as Membership Representative, Dana creates and implements NSAI’s monthly themed video, blog, and exercise content, as well as films and edits promotional and partner segments.
Julia Grimoldi works for Sony/ATV Music Publishing as a Global Copyright Coordinator primarily handling worldwide registrations. She holds a B.S. in Recording Industry, Music Business from Middle Tennessee State University. She’s been an active member of WMBA since 2015 and has previously served as Secretary for the organization.
ELLEN MUNDY – Secretary
JANA HORVATH – Treasurer
KORTNEY TONEY – Events & Education Co-Chair
Kortney Toney moved to Nashville in 2011 after graduating from Lambuth University where she studied the business side of the music industry and minored in film and media. After moving to Nashville, Kortney worked in different aspects of the industry before realizing her true passion and strengths of working in the publicity, marketing and events realm where she continues today. In addition to that, Kortney stays busy with her involvement with WMBA and other music industry associations and side projects that are near and dear to her heart. In her spare time, Kortney loves to read, cook, travel, and attend concerts.
MAKENZIE WILLIAMS – Events & Education C0-Chair
CHARLENE BRYANT – Membership & Marketing Co-Chair
RACHAEL GERRINGER – Membership & Marketing Co-Chair
With previous experience at Relix music magazine and Live Nation Entertainment in New York City, Rachael has now switched gears and made her way back to Nashville where she now works in publishing and freelances for all of the outrageous talent that Nashville has to offer. You can find her hanging out with her maltipoo puppy Rigby, or win her over for life with an iced coffee. She is a music fanatic and friend to all, and would love to meet you at the next WMBA meeting. Go say hi!