EARS February 2022


February 2022 “Recommended” Songs Considered for Pub Luncheon.  

Congratulations to the writers below who had songs Recommended for Consideration for Publisher Luncheon. These were submitted to the Song Evaluation Service and were recommended by the NSAI Evaluators who reviewed them. NSAI staffers will review all songs recommended for the possibility of a Spring 2022 Publisher Luncheon. Be sure to take a look at the hometowns of these great writers. Who knows… you may find your next co- writer! With NSAI members from all over the world, one of these folks might live just around the corner from you!   


Recommended for Consideration  


Brad McKinney – “Missing Peace” – Richmond, KY

Caitlin Rushing- “Why You Gotta” – Orlando, FL

Claire Bunnik – “All That Glitters” – Pefferlaw, Ontario

Jayne Sachs – “When an Old Man Talks” – Trotwood, OH

Kevin Stroud – “Let’s Go to Nashville” – Arlington, TN

Philip Hommes – “Intensify” – Two Harbors, MN

Eve Suchy - "Wingin' It" - Mandan, ND


*Names listed above do not reflect writers who have had songs recommended at any time other than February 2022.  


These writers are being recognized by our evaluators as writers who are on the rise! These members have gotten the attention of our evaluators for their unique and promising writing skills. Keep an eye on these folks… they just keep getting better!   



Daniel Collins - Winterville, GA

Michael Meiners – Winnetka, IL

Dustin Wilson – Anniston, AL

Bill Johnston – Somerset, NJ

Bryan Frazier – Little Rock, AR

Tony Hill – Anna, TX

Stu Basham – Hermitage, TN

Mike Bridges – Valley, AL

Glen Hofbauer – Olathe, KS

Joe McEnerney – Long Beach, NY

Richard Mack Harrell – Boca Raton, FL

Marcus Brown – Eugene, OR

Randall Comer – Lexia, IA

Randy Barb – Wichita, KS

Debby Dever – Ashland Ohio

Jeffrey Scornavacca – Bellingham, MA

Richard Schroder – Chestnut Hill, MA

Emily Hatton – Melbourne, Victoria

Gary Kreie – Kirkwood, MO

Durand Robinson – Hoover, AL

Dustin Wilson – Anniston, AL

Denny Ceizyk – Forest Hills, NY

Terri Burch – Bowie, MD

Dave Freeman – Dunedin, FL

PJ Repetto – Placerville, CA

Izzy Potter – Northport, NY

Greyson Campbell – Lewisburg, TN

Dana Snyder – Daytona Beach, FL

Larry Vail – Phoenix, AZ

David Stark – Blowing Rock, NC

Daniel Herr – Nashville, TN

Karen Cameron – Nashville, TN

Len Spinelli – Lowell, MA

Klare Esaad – Nashville, TN

Kevin Brown – Ann Arbor, MI

Sara Morgan – Versailles, MO

Dewey Longuski – Mason, MI

Julie Reiner – Indian Land – SC

Wesley Cole – Bullock, NC

Eve Suchy – Mandan, ND

Joe McClure – Cambridge, MA

Brad McKinney – Richmond, KY

Tae Lewis – Niskayuna, NY

Kevin Kenney – Leawood, KS

Betsy Walter – Brentwood, TN

Naomie Celestin – Camp Hill, PA

Tremontae Beard – Franklin, TN

Caitlin Rushing – Orlando, FL

John Reynolds – Irving, TX

Mike Jacoby – Long Beach, CA

Enya Agerholm – Locust Grove, VA

Holly Elms – Hampshire, TN

Michael Saleta – Nashville, TN

Ben Shirley – Minden, LA

Patrick Adams – Evanston, WY

Daniel Fagan – Birmingham, AL

Mike Bridges – Valley, AL

Kevin Stroud – Arlington, TN

Kathy Kay Wallace – Ballwin, MO

Courtney Tennikoff – Cameron, TX

Parris Bacon – Hermon, ME

Brent Clay – Nowata, OK

Katie Sacco – Toronto, Ontario

Shellem Cline – Lenoir, NC

Katie James – Port Matilda, PA



*Names listed above do not reflect writers who have been recognized as "Ones to Watch" at any time other than February 2022.