Advisory Council

The purpose of the Music Makes Us® Advisory Council is to advance the goals of the initiative and its sustainability over the long-term through both strategic and tactical efforts, including the cultivation of private funding sources. Members are jointly appointed by the mayor and director of schools and represent a broad cross-section of music industry, K-12 and higher education, philanthropic and community leaders.

First Name
Last Name

Advisory Council

Fletcher Foster

Fletcher Foster

President & CEO

Lisa Harless

Senior Vice President

H. Beecher Hicks, III

President and CEO

Shannon Hunt

Executive Director

Dr. Nola Jones

Coordinator, Visual and Performing Arts

Dr. Shawn Joseph

Director of Schools