I'm devoted to nonprofits. I love working with board members, staff and volunteers to help bring an organization's mission to life. I bring skills like development, grantwriting, budgeting, strategic planning, board development, marketing, and staff management to nonprofits in support of the arts.
Nonprofit Work Experience

2011 - 2018: Executive Director

The Jazz Bakery Performance Space 501(c)(3)

  • Oversaw $6M in capital campaign pledges
  • Doubled general fundraising & grant receipts
  • Instituted financial controls, CRM, online bookkeeping & annual audit
  • Co-authored business plan
  • Oversaw redesign of logo, website & fundraising materials
  • Grew audience 17% & doubled base of support

2007 - 2011: Executive Director & Co-Artistic Director

Angel City Jazz Festival / Angel City Arts 501(c)(3)

  • Founded nonprofit organization Angel City Arts
  • Co-produced annual 2-3 week music festival
  • Grantwriting
  • Promotion & Marketing

1985 - 2011: President

Cryptogramophone Records & Indiejazz.com

  • Produced & recorded over 50 audio recordings
  • Managed worldwide distribution network
  • Graphic Design of CDs & marketing materials
  • #4 Best Jazz Label Downbeat Magazine (2004)

1978 - 2011 - Freelance Violinist

Film & TV Recording (selected)

  • Planes Trains and Automobiles
  • Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
  • Trading Places
  • The Hunt for Red October
  • Star Trek The Next Generation
  • Star Trek Deep Space Nine
  • Star Trek Voyager
  • Law and Order
  • NYPD Blue
  • The A Team
  • Knot’s Landing
  • Rockford Files
  • Coach
  • Hill Street Blues
  • Murder She Wrote
  • St. Elsewhere
  • Hart to Hart