Board of Directors

Dr. Lewis Peterman
President
School of Music and Dance (Emeritus)
San Diego State University

Dr. Lance Nelson
Vice President
Department of Theology and Religious Studies
University of San Diego

Prof. Danlee Mitchell
Secretary
School of Music and Dance (Emeritus)
San Diego State University

Dr. Purna Patnaik
Treasurer / Outreach Coordinator
Global Analytics Holdings, Inc.

Prof. Mark Hertica
San Diego Miramar College

Connie Kaczmarczyk
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Private Practice

Paula Peterman
American Language Institute (Retired)
San Diego State University

Dr. Arkal Shenoy
General Atomics, San Diego (Retired)

Mandyam Venkatesh
General Atomics, San Diego

Javier Willis
Sonar Records

N.B.: All board members contribute financially.

Advisory Board

Dr. Ric Alviso
CSU Northridge
Ethnomusicology

Dr. David Harnish
University of San Diego
Ethnomusicology

Dr. William Bradbury
CSU San Marcos
Music Composition

Dr. Curtis Bouterse
Independent Scholar, San Diego
American Traditional Music and Organology

Dr. Holly Wissler
Independent Scholar, Cusco, Peru
Indigenous Andean and Amazonian Musical Rituals

Dr. Nyoman Wenten
California Institute of the Arts
Indonesian Dance and Music

Dr. Alexander Khalil
UC San Diego
Byzantine Chant and Asian Music

Prof. Ty Constant
National University of Singapore
African Music

Susan Enowitz
Commissioner of Literary Arts, Coronado Cultural Arts Commission
Independent Scholar
Anthropology

John Suter
Nonprofit Arts Administrator (retired)
Executive Director, Center for World Music (1980-84)
Nonprofit Organization Management

Delores Fisher
Church Musician, San Diego
African-American Music

Sudakshina Alagia
Performing Artist, San Diego
Hindustani Classical Music

Farhad Bahrami
Performing Artist, San Diego
Persian Music

Mark Lamson
Director, Sol e Mar Events, San Diego
Lecturer, Latin Music Ensemble, San Diego State University
Latin American Music

Tony Petroulias
Ethnographer, Performer, and Teacher, San Diego
Music, Dance, and Culture of Greece

Yolanda Beniquez
Art Director, La Fiesta Danzantes de San Diego
Mexican Dance

Robert Ojeda
Director, Musica de Atzlan, San Diego
Chicano Music

Mary Ellen O’Malley
Visual & Performing Arts, Curriculum Coordinator
San Diego County Office of Education (retired)
Performing Arts, Puppetry

Jennifer Case Nevarez
Community Learning Network
Educational Travel and Immersion, Community-Based Learning

Victoria Howard
Collector of Musical Instruments
Organology