ABOUT THE MLC BOARD AND COMMITTEES


The Music Licensing Collective will be governed by a 14-member Board of Directors including at least four self-published songwriters.  An MLC “Dispute Resolution” Committee, “Unclaimed Funds” Committee and "Operations Advisory" Committee will be composed of five songwriters and five music publishers on each body.

MLC BOARD:
Songwriters: 
Kara DioGuardi 
Oak Felder, Crow S Tree Publishing
Kevin Kadish, We Are Made of Music
Tim Nichols, THiS Music Publishing

Music Publishers: 
Jeff Brabec, BMG
Peter Brodsky, Sony/ATV
Bob Bruderman, Kobalt
Tim Cohan, peermusic
Alisa Coleman, ABKCO
Scott Cutler, Pulse Music Group
Paul Kahn, Warner Chappell Music
David Kokakis, Universal Music Publishing
Mike Molinar, Big Machine Music
Evelyn Paglinawan, Concord Music

UNCLAIMED FUNDS COMMITTEE:
Songwriters:
Michael Busbee
Kay Hanley
David Lowery
Dan Navarro
Tom Shapiro

Music Publishers:
Phil Ciadella, Atlas Music Publishing
Patrick Curley; Third Side Music
Michael Eames, PEN Music Group
Frank Liwall, The Royalty Network, Inc.
Kathryn Ostien, The Richmond Organization (TRO)

DISPUTE RESOLUTION COMMITTEE:
Songwriters:
Aimèe Allen
Odie Blackmon 
Gary Burr 
David Hodges 
Jennifer Schott 

Music Publishers:
Alison Koerper, Disney Music
Ed Leonard, Daywind
Sean McGraw, Downtown
Debbie Rose, Shapiro Bernstein
Jason Rys, Wixen Music

OPERATIONS ADVISORY COMMITTEE (Digital companies will also name representatives to this committee):
Joe Conyers III, Songtrust
Scott Farrant, Kobalt
Rell LaFargue, Reservoir Media Management
Michael Lau, Round Hill Music