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Executive Director's Office

Marty Monson
CEO / Executive Director
CEO@barbershop.org

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Marty Monson is CEO/Executive Director of the Barbershop Harmony Society, an international a cappella music organization headquartered in Nashville, TN with nearly 20,000 members in North America and nine other countries.

Since assuming the leadership position with the Barbershop Harmony Society in August 2012, Monson has undertaken a long-term process of aligning the Society’s assets — a deeply committed, highly motivated and enthusiastic membership base — with its vision of bringing the joy of harmony singing to people of all ages around the world. In his time at the Barbershop Harmony Society, Monson has built effective partnerships with leading music education organizations; energizing the relationship with the philanthropic Harmony Foundation International; harnessing the power of thousands of man hours of volunteers; and placing the Society on a solid financial footing that positions it for significant growth investments. A comprehensive strategic plan encompassing all phases of mission, marketing, technology and philanthropy is now underway by his direction, building on these core assets.

Marty’s roots and passion for harmony singing started because of his family. His family was always singing, which led him to obtain a Bachelor degree (1989) in Business and Arts Management at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. As a student, he managed the Dorian Vocal Festival (1200 high school students) on campus under the tutelage of Weston Noble. This inspired him to produce singing festivals and contests during his senior year and full-time after college.

Monson’s business career included working as vice president of business development for Glowpoint, a New Jersey telecommunications and teleconferencing company, and later as president and owner of Visual Communication Advisors, a strategic planning consulting firm in Minneapolis.

A member of the Barbershop Harmony Society since 1984, Monson began singing barbershop as a quartet member in The Music Man (musical) which led him to sing with the Old Capitol Chorus from his hometown of Iowa City, Iowa. He went on to serve five years as president of the twice-honored international silver medalist Great Northern Union chorus, the Society’s Hilltop, Minnesota chapter. His leadership helped to transform the 150-member chorus into one of the Society’s most dynamic organizations. Notable among those achievements was the establishment of the annual Collegiate Showcase, the Society’s most successful continuing collegiate a cappella festival.

While in Minneapolis, Marty and his wife, Amy, participated in the founding of Paideia Academy, a K-8 public Charter School in Apple Valley, Minn. offering a Core Knowledge curriculum that included art, languages and music as core subjects.

Monson brings unbridled passion and enthusiasm to the Barbershop Harmony Society. His infectious laughter and deep investment in the success of his leadership colleagues and staff coworkers fuels their own best efforts.

Copyright & Music Publications

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Customer Service

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Luke Davis

Community Care Coordinator/ Data Integrity Specialist

Carmel Tuttle
Community Care Coordinator

Douglas Gordon
Receptionist/Building Maintenance

Development

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Marty Monson
CEO / Executive Director

Katie Macdonald

Relationship Manager / Recruitment and Retention Manager

Bryan Mullican

Development Operations Manager


Events & Conventions

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Dusty Schleier
Director of Events & Conventions

Finance

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Erik Dove
Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operating Officer

Jama Clinard
Controller & HR Manager

Nick Anello
Finance Administrator

Harmony Marketplace

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Justin Gray
Warehouse Manager

Information Technology

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Sam Hoover
IT Manager

Rich Smith
Salesforce Administrator

Marketing/Communications

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Devin Anna Bradford
Director of Marketing

Jeremy Gover
Video Production Manager

Eddie Holt
Digital Media Manager

Brian Lynch
Public Relations Manager

Music Education

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Steve Scott
Director of Harmony University and Education Services
Ext. 4128

Brent Suver
Online Education Production Manager
Ext. 4136

Outreach

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Joe Cerutti
Director of Outreach

Chad Bennett
Show Production Manager

Ashley ‘Lani’ Torroll
Outreach Youth Programs Coordinator

Participation & Engagement

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Caki Gray
Director of Membership

Danny Becker
Quartet Success Manager

Devin Anna Bradford
Community Development Manager

Programs & Impact

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Erin Harris
Chief Program Officer

Cassi Costoulas
Strategic Initiatives Manager

Dustin Guyton
Relationship Manager/Volunteer Manager

Katie Macdonald
Relationship Manager/ Recruitment and Retention Manager