Sibley Johns – Executive Director
Sibley has a B.A. in English and a M.Ed. in Counselor Education from the University of Virginia. She has worked with numerous non-profit agencies, both as an employee and volunteer. Her work includes counseling experience with troubled teenagers and their families. Sibley studied jazz, blues and the music of world cultures as an undergraduate student, and enjoys songwriting and playing the guitar.
Damani Harrison – Outreach Coordinator
Damani studied music at William and Mary before moving to Charlottesville to work at MusicToday. In addition to working at the MRC, he spends his time writing for local publications as well as recording, promoting, and touring with Beetnix.
Maria Gall – Development Director
Maria head ups fundraising efforts at the MRC, as well as coordinates lessons and volunteer schedules. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in Media Studies, and is a singer-songwriter.
Katie Albert – Membership Coordinator
Katie recently graduated from the University of Virginia with an M.Ed in Gifted Education. She plays a number of brass instruments, as well as the bass guitar, and teaches swing dance in the community. She has been involved in music and dance for over half her life, and thoroughly enjoys it.
Isaiah Anderson – Studio Assistant
Isaih is another former MRC member who specialized in dance and hip hop production. Isaih teaches our dance classes as well as production techniques.
Rodney Allen – Studio Assistant
Rodney is an accomplished drummer and pianist. He will be helping out with lessons as well as digital composition.
Terri Allard — Community Engagement Coordinator
Terri is an award winning professional singer-songwriter and a long-time Charlottesville area resident. She has recorded five albums of original material and also hosts and co-produces the PBS television show “Charlottesville Inside-Out” on WHTJ and WCVE.