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committeesFinance Committee

Oversees financial operations of Local 1000 and presents financial reports to the Executive Board and membership.

Contact: Steve Eulberg: seulberg at gmail dot com


Canadian Committee

Monitors Canadian issues and ensures Canadian perspectives are brought forward within the Local; encourages Canadian musicians to join Local 1000; fosters communication with Canadian members; helps build community amongst Canadian members.

Contact: Arthur McGregor: awmcgregor at mac dot com


Communications Committee

Oversees all Local 1000 public communications, including brochures; monthly e-news, website, social media and internet presence; and our newsletter, The New Deal.

Contact: Debra Cowan: dcowan at DebraCowan dot com


Fair Trade Music Committee

Oversees the Local 1000 Fair Trade Music Campaign and works with venues to promote fair compensation and good working conditions for independent musicians.

Contact: John McCutcheon: appalseed at folkmusic dot com


Emergency Relief Fund

In conjunction with the Finance Committee, oversees the collection and disbursement of funds from the Emergency Relief Fund and advises the board on policies related to the Emergency Relief Fund.

Contact: Aileen Vance avandlt at cruzio dot com


Solidarity Team

Reaches out to members one-on-one to help keep members connected to Local 1000 and to find out what issues are important to members.

Contact: John McCutcheon: appalseed at folkmusic dot com


Working Group on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Works on moving Local 1000 towards becoming an actively anti-racist organization.

Contact: Aileen Vance: avandlt at cruzio dot com


Scales Committee (Ad Hoc)

Reviews rates for minimum scales and revises when deemed necessary.

Contact: Joe Jencks: joe at joejencks dot com


Nominating Committee

Recruits members to run for open Executive Board positions.

Contact: Charlie King: vaguelyrem at aol dot com


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