The ETM Associates is a group of young professionals who believe that music belongs in every child's education and is essential to a well-rounded curriculum. We strive to raise awareness of Education Through Music and its mission among our peers in New York City through innovative fundraising and marketing initiatives.
Brooke Berescik-Johns (Secretary): General Manager, Play-by-Play. Professor’s Assistant for Theatre Arts, Hunter College. Alumnae Correspondent and Event Planning Committee Member, Ethel Walker School. Volunteer, Friends Homeless Shelter. B.A., Drew University.
Jennifer M. Goff (Board Liaison): Operations Analyst, Greenlight Capital. Board member, Partial Comfort Productions. BA, University of Texas at Austin
Elana Bodow: Account Executive, Rubenstein Associates. BA, Syracuse University.
Sarah Calvert: Counsel, NBCUniversal. JD, Columbia Law School. BS & BA, University of Arizona.
Suzana Carlos: Counsel, Sports & Olympics Business Affairs at NBCUniversal Media, LLC. JD, Fordham University School of Law. BA, UCLA.
Sonya Dasharathy: Fourth year medical student with a passion for music; M.D. candidate, NYU School of Medicine. B.A., Washington University in St. Louis.
Olivia Harris is an associate in Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP’s New York office, with a focus on trademark and copyright litigation. BA, Barnard College. JD, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.
Paul Jaffre: Senior Interactive Producer, Sanborn Media Factory. Developed high profile youth learning initiatives rooted in music and gaming for Fisher Price and the Girl Scouts of the USA.
Anand Jayachandran: Strategy consultant, Deloitte. MS, London Business School. BS, Lehigh University
Mary Liu Director, Corporate Finance & Investments at EMI Music Publishing Management LLC. Trustee, Board of Trustees of Telluride Association, a non-profit organization that creates educational communities teaching leadership and service through democratic participation. B.A. Economics, Yale University
Rick Louie: Lead Content Producer, Indaba Music, Freelance Pianist/Producer. B.M. Studio Music and Jazz/Jazz Performance University of Miami, Frost School of Music."
Amanda Paulsen: Consultant, Lord Cultural Resources. MPA, NYU’s Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service. BA, Quinnipiac University.
Jeffery Silverstein: Community Manager at MTV-Digital Music Group. Co-Founder of Singles Club (singlesclub.fm). Musician and freelance writer.
Samir Sheth: VP, Digital Development and Partnerships at Bertelsmann, a global diversified media and services company. B.S., Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Dan Zaccagnino: Founder of Indaba Music, an online community of over 800,000 musicians. Arts Committee member for City Parks Foundation / Summerstage. Advisor to startups and early-stage companies. Chairman, Charm & Chain. Co-Chair of ETM Associates. B.A., Harvard University.