About the Foundation: Board

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Jeanie Weems

Jeanie Weems is Senior Vice President of Membership for ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers). Weems leads a team of executives and their staffs in multiple cities, including Atlanta, Los Angeles, New York and Miami. She oversees the music catalogues and performance royalties of Quincy Jones, EW&F, Bill Withers, Chaka Khan, Jay-Z, Alicia Keys, 50 Cent, Beyonce, Dr. Dre, Jermaine Dupri and Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis to name a few.

Damon Williams
Board Chairman

Terry Stewart
Board Vice Chairman

Jeff Harleston
Treasurer

Kenneth Gamble
Secretary

Glen Barros
Jerry Blavat
Del Bryant
Charles Feldman
Iris Gordy
Brian Hall
Zach Horowitz
Octavius “Ted” Reid III
Bruce Resnikoff
Dr. Joseph Roberts
Claudette Robinson
Paul Shaffer
William Smith
Mike Stoller

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS

Marc Byers
Chuck D
Jim Fifield
Harvey Fuqua
Shawn Gee
Richard Hunt
Chuck Jackson
Jason King, Ph.D.
Mathew Knowles
Jerry Leiber
David Nathan
Bonnie Raitt
Gregory J. Reed, Esq.
Hon. Blondell Reynolds Brown
Judy Tint, Esq.
Jeanie Weems
Louise West

CHAIRMEN EMERITUS

Jerry Butler
Kendall Minter, Esq.

DIRECTOR EMERITUS

Frances Preston

FOUNDING DIRECTOR EMERITUS

Howell E. Begle, Esq.

IN MEMORIAM

Ed Bradley
Ruth Brown
Ahmet Ertegun
Gerald Levert
Teddy Pendergrass