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  • IRRMA Hires Executive Director

    Posted on January 23rd, 2017

    The Iowa Rock N Roll Music Association is excited to announce the hire of Christopher Glenn to serve as Executive Director of the association. Chris comes to IRRMA from Annapolis, Maryland where he served as General Manager of the Arts Club of Washington. Chris brings his years of experience in the non-profit world to IRRMA and is is excited to work with an organization involved with Rock N Roll. 


    Glenn, a musician himself, has been very active in the Iowa music scene since his arrival in Iowa last summer performing across central Iowa with a number of different bands. Chris is excited to bring the combination of his passion for Rock N Roll with his non-profit experience to his new position.


    Chris will be based in the Des Moines area and will focus on leveraging the Iowa Rock N Roll Music Association’s statewide presence and furthering our mission to preserve the legacy of Rock n Roll within the state of Iowa. Sheryl Davis, Museum Director, and Beverly Atwell will continue to be based in the IRRMA Museum in Arnold’s Park. 



    Note to media: Please contact Chris Glenn at 712-330-0889 or Brent Brekke, VP Board of Directors, at 515-509-1547 for more information.