Advisory Committee


Dr. Nigel Clarke, Chair

Deputy Chairman, Musson Group Jamaica
Boards: Red Stripe, National Bank of Jamaica, Jamaica Broilers

Dr. Debbi Brock

Co-Author, The Social Entrepreneurship Handbook; Faculty, Byrum School of Business, Wingate University

Cristina Vollmer

Executive Director
Alliance for the Family
Boards: Santa Teresa Rum

Dr. Mark Churchill

Founder, Sistema USA
Emeritus Dean of Preparatory Studies, New England Conservatory
Boards: Boston Philharmonic

Fernando Cortez

Fundación Bolivar Davivienda
The Bolivar Group (Colombia)

Dr. Juan Antonio Cuellar

Senior Advisor, Fundación Azteca (Mexico)
Former President, Fundaión Batuta (Colombia)

Ricardo Ernst

Chair of Global Business Studies
McDonough School of Business
Georgetown University

Hyun Seok Kim

Creative Director, UNIQUEPIECE Inc (Korea)

Dr. Lisa Lorenzino

Chair of Education, Schulich School of Music, McGill University

Ken MacLeod

Ken MacLeod

President, KMA Consulting (Canada)
Boards: New Brunswick Youth Orchestra, Sistema NB

Mary Ann Mumm

Retired Violin, Metropolitan Opera (USA); Faculty, School of Music, Montclair College

Hilda Brillembourg

Chairman, Strategic Investment Group (USA); Boards: McGraw Hill, General Mills, New England Conservatory

Dr. Gaston Ormazabal

Senior Advisor, Verizon Laboratories
Faculty, Fordham University

Carrie Bean Stute

Cellist, “The President’s Own” Marine Band

Suzanne Siskel

Executive Vice President & COO, The Asia Foundation
Boards: Vicente Canyon Hillside Foundation, Friends of the Fondation de France

Deborah Wanderley

São Paulo State Music School
Founder: YOURS Project Chicago & NEOJIBÁ Trancoso

“The Global Leaders Program prepared me to make my community a better place with music. I had the chance to learn from influential musicians and entrepreneurs, from their struggles and from their successes.”

Zubaida Azezi, Violin, Canada (2014 Cohort)
Founder, Silk Road Youth Orchestra