Our membership representatives can give career and industry advice, brief song feedback (members only), and inform you about all of NSAI’s services and events. If you are looking for more information about becoming an NSAI member OR if you are a current member that would like advice on how to make the most of your membership, please contact our Membership Team by their emails listed below or by phone at 615-256-3354 to schedule a meeting.
MEET YOUR MEMBERSHIP REPRESENTATIVES
Dana Lalevee is from Union, New Jersey, and spent the first 17 years of her life as a Jersey girl. She moved to Murfreesboro, TN, in August of 2006 to start her collegiate career. Dana graduated Magna Cum Laude from Middle Tennessee State University with a Bachelor of Science in Recording Industry (Audio Production Concentration). After her undergrad, she rounded out her education with a Master of Science in Entertainment Business from Full Sail University. Her industry experience and highlights include being President of the Women's Music Business Association (WMBA) (2016-Present), a former Operations Specialist at Broadcast Music, Inc. (2011-2016), and an alumna of Society of Leadership In Development (SOLID). Dana loves all music, but she specializes in Rock, Pop, and Country.
In addition to her role as a Membership Representative, Dana creates and implements NSAI's monthly themed video, blog, and exercise content.
Contact Me: email@example.com | Follow Me: @NSAI_Dana
Katie Brown is a Tennessee native – born in Nashville, raised in Knoxville, and drawn back to the magic of Nashville by the age of 18. She was accepted into Belmont University’s School of Music to pursue a degree in Commercial Piano Performance but after much soul searching eventually transferred into and graduated from Belmont University’s Curb College of Entertainment and Music Business in 2011. She began working for Word Entertainment in the fall of 2011 in their Church Resources department and was with the company for four years before accepting the Member Representative position at NSAI in January 2016. Her musical interests include rock, pop, country, alternative, and singer-songwriter.
In addition to her role as Membership Representative, Katie books all Weekly Nashville Workshop guests, hosts our Pitch to Publisher workshops, and is Co-Director of the quarterly Publisher Luncheons.Contact Me: firstname.lastname@example.org | Follow Me: @NSAI_Katie
Erin Kidd is originally from Daytona Beach, FL. She attended Florida State University, graduating in three years with a Bachelor’s Degree in Humanities, with focuses on Music History and Commercial Music. During her time at FSU, Erin was a dedicated member to an award-winning all-female a cappella group and nationally recognized marching band. Shortly after, she then furthered her studies at Mike Curb’s College of Audio Engineering in Daytona Beach, whilst commuting to Orlando to work for a music studio/production company that composes and records Orchestral and Pop music for theme parks. With a yearning to be even more involved in the commercial music scene, she moved to Music City in 2014. Erin strategically surrounded herself with music and began working at The Listening Room, The Ryman Auditorium, and picked up label and PR internships on Music Row. Eventually she landed the position of Creative Director for the boutique Country publishing company, SNG Music. As a publisher, she participated in NSAI’s Pitch to Publisher nights and Spring Training. Presently, she is excited to be on the other side of the magic as part of the NSAI Team. Erin’s favorite musical genres include Pop, Country, R&B, and Jazz.
In addition to her role as Membership Representative, Erin books and hosts Online Pitch and Online Song Feedback, manages NSAI's Top 40, and is Co-Director of the quarterly Publisher Luncheons.Contact Me: email@example.com | Follow Me: @NSAI_Erin