BMI Leadership

As recognized leaders in music rights management, BMI’s senior executive team consists of experts in the fields of music career development, technology, finance, licensing, new media, corporate strategy and copyright law. Every day, our executives build relationships to best serve our songwriters, composers, publishers and licensees alike. Our senior management team is also committed to modernizing the music licensing system and is at the forefront of efforts in Washington, D.C., to update laws that protect music creators and the value of music around the world.

BMI Senior Management Team

Michael O’Neill Photo
Bruce A. Esworthy Photo
  • Bruce A. Esworthy
  • Senior Vice President
  • Finance & Administration, Chief Financial Officer
Phillip R. Graham Photo
Eddie Gulley Photo
  • Eddie Gulley
  • Senior Vice President/Chief Information Officer
Stuart Rosen Photo
Alison Smith Photo
  • Alison Smith
  • Senior Vice President
  • Distribution & Administration Services
Michael Steinberg Photo
Ann Sweeney Photo

BMI Writer/Publisher Management Team

Vice Presidents

Catherine Brewton Photo
Barbara Cane Photo
  • Barbara Cane
  • Vice President
  • Writer/Publisher Relations, Los Angeles/New York
Charles S. Feldman Photo
Delia Orjuela Photo
  • Delia Orjuela
  • Vice President
  • Writer/Publisher Relations, Latin Music, Los Angeles
Doreen Ringer Ross Photo
Jody Williams Photo
  • Jody Williams
  • Vice President
  • Writer/Publisher Relations, Nashville

Assistant Vice Presidents

Samantha Cox Photo
  • Samantha Cox
  • Assistant Vice President
  • Writer/Publisher Relations, New York
Tracie Verlinde Photo
  • Tracie Verlinde
  • Assistant Vice President
  • Writer/Publisher Relations, Los Angeles
Raymond Yee Photo
  • Ray Yee
  • Assistant Vice President
  • Film, TV & Visual Media Relations, Los Angeles

Executive Directors

Brandon Bakshi Photo
  • Brandon Bakshi
  • Executive Director
  • Writer/Publisher Relations, London
Deirdre Chadwick Photo
  • Deirdre Chadwick
  • Executive Director
  • Classical Writer/Publisher Relations, New York
Bradley Collins Photo
Mason Hunter Photo
  • Mason Hunter
  • Executive Director
  • Strategic Partnerships/Business Development
    Writer/Publisher Relations, Nashville
Wardell Malloy Photo
  • Wardell Malloy
  • Executive Director
  • Writer/Publisher Relations, Los Angeles
Brooke Morrow Photo
  • Brooke Morrow
  • Executive Director
  • Creative Development
    Writer/Publisher Relations, New York
Leslie Roberts Photo
  • Leslie Roberts
  • Executive Director
  • Writer/Publisher Relations, Nashville