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
Liz Fischer Photo
  • Liz Fischer
  • Senior Vice President
  • Corporate Communications & Marketing
Alex Flores Photo
Nada Latto Photo
David Levin Photo
Stuart Rosen Photo
Alison Smith Photo
  • Alison Smith
  • Executive Vice President
  • Distribution, Publisher Relations & Administration Services
Michael Steinberg Photo
Ann Sweeney Photo
  • Ann Sweeney
  • Senior Vice President
  • International & Global Policy
Sandye Taylor Photo
Mike West Photo
  • Mike West
  • Senior Vice President
  • Information Technology & Chief Information Officer

Vice Presidents

Michael Collins Photo
Glenda Hart Photo
Jodi Saal Photo
  • Jodi Saal
  • Vice President
  • Corporate Planning

BMI Creative Management Team

Vice Presidents

Natalie Baartz Photo
  • Natalie Baartz
  • Vice President
  • Creative, Film, TV & Visual Media, Los Angeles
Clay Bradley Photo
Catherine Brewton Photo
Barbara Cane Photo
  • Barbara Cane
  • Vice President, Worldwide Creative
  • Advisor to the EVP, Creative & Licensing
Samantha Cox Photo
Shirin Foroutan Photo
Jesus Gonzalez Photo
Tracie Verlinde Photo

Assistant Vice Presidents

Mason Hunter Photo
Wardell Malloy Photo
Rafael Martinez Photo
  • Rafael Martinez
  • Assistant Vice President
  • Business Affairs & Creative, New York
Brooke Morrow Photo

Executive Directors

Deirdre Chadwick Photo
Jessa Gelt Photo
  • Jessa Gelt
  • Executive Director
  • Creative, Los Angeles
Brandon Haas Photo
Joey Mercado Photo
  • Joey Mercado
  • Executive Director
  • Creative, Latin Music, Puerto Rico
Leslie Roberts Photo
Shannon Sanders Photo
Byron Wright Photo