Our Team

The Team/Board of Directors

John-Michael Erlendson, BSc, MEng, General Manager
Co-founder of Countermeasure A Cappella, award-winning composer, recording artist and international performing artist, Senior Systems Engineer for ARIS-Alfabet at Software AG

Patricia Silver, BFA, MA, Co-Manager
Founder of Sphere Entertainment Agency, an award-winning event planner; award-winning composer and recording artist and international performing artist.

Dylan Bell and Suba Sankaran, Co Artistic Directors
Read Dylan and Suba’s Bios here

Jennifer E. Kirner, Secretary
Senior Manager, Community Investment  & Engagement/ Social Media at TELUS, Conductor of Duly Noted a cappella women’s choir

Fran Correa, Treasurer
IC Specialist, Certified Management Accountant, singer, pianist

Dave Baker
Musician, Vendor and Site Manager for Big Music Fest.

Patti Jannetta Baker
Singer, entertainer and humanitarian and Executive Director of Big Music Fest.

Heather Bambrick
Renowned jazz singer, recording artist, educator and broadcaster

The Hon. Sarmite D. Bulte, P.C.,
Former Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage, lawyer, legislative consultant, and special adviser to governments worldwide.

Craig Hartley
Founder and director of  Centauri Summer Arts Camp and Academy

Caroline Horcher
Owner of Catalyst Communications, media relations executive for non profits and charities,

Ilan Muskat
Public servant and technology professional

Anne Marie Page
Member of the College of Examiners for the Royal Conservatory of Music, Associate of the Royal Canadian College of Organists, Conductor, Performer, and Adjudicator.

Kate Price
Executive Assistant, Graphic Arts specialist

Judi Pressman
Ticketing Specialist

Paul Ryan
President of Limelight Management Inc

Leigh Smout
Information Manager at IT Source, Government of Ontario.

Rob Sniderman,
SING! Volunteer Coordinator, JD Candidate at University of Toronto Faculty of Law.

Ruth Weinstock,
Publicity and Public Relations Specialist, writer, and choral singer.

Team Members

Hayley Preziosi, Administrator

Paul Sanderson, Entertainment Lawyer, owner and founder of Sanderson Entertainment Law
Logo Design by Chris Allen; Graphic Design by Cheryl Diego

Francesca Groves, Project Lead, “Breaking Records with Canadian Voices”