JAMinc is an all volunteer Board of Directors supported by a network of advisors and volunteers. Our Board of Directors are:
Jim Bland – Founder and owner of Plan 9 Music, an independent music retailer. Founder of Planetary Records, a record label devoted to local and regional talent. Tireless supporter of local and live music.
Daniel Clarke – Accomplished musician/keyboard artist, graduate of VCU’s jazz program, past member of Neighborliness (winner of 2004 Kennedy Center Jazz Ambassadors contest), Modern Groove Syndicate, and Devil’s Workshop. Has toured with Mandy Moore, Dixie Chicks and currently Ryan Adams and k.d. lang.
Andy Garrigue — Business owner with a passion for music, especially blues. Music critic since 1991 (Style Weekly, etc.). Producer of “Blues Horizon”, a weekly blues show on WCVE-FM 1995-97. Harmonica player.
Kelly Harrell — Educator and writer with a passion for music and bringing more people into the fold. Co-owner of Road Warrior Music.
Justin Laughter – Start-up, Intellectual Property, and Entertainment Attorney with Threshold Counsel, PC. Co-Founder of Educational Media Creations Company, LLC dba Silly Bus, an educational media company, and a performer in the quirky pop-rock group, Flashlight Tag. Dedicated arts and culture nonprofit volunteer.
Bill McElroy – Owner of Slipped Disc recording studio in Ashland. Grammy-winning producer and engineer who has worked with countless local and regional artists, as well as national acts like the Seldom Scene and the Country Gentlemen while at legendary Bias Recording.
Bill Rice – Life-long resident of RVA, former photojournalist with TV8 and current supporter of the local music scene via the Richmond Folk Festival (artist host), the Old Dominion Barn Dance (stage manager) and doing music reviews for a local arts-oriented website.
Wally Thulin – Founder of Fieldcrest Music and JAMinc, a promoter of bluegrass, jazz & Americana concerts. Also artist manager & label owner.
Tim Timberlake – Former WRVA personality, regular emcee/stage manager of bluegrass and Americana events, guitar player. Now hosting JAMinc’s In Your Ear radio show on WCVE Richmond Public Radio.