PMMF is now over a quarter-century old. Times and audiences have changed. Josh Major, our long-term Artistic Director, has retired from the Festival, and Donald Schleicher has had to resign for personal reasons after only one season. We say goodbye with profound and sincere thanks to longstanding Board Members Candace Koski-Janners, Sig Janners, Mike Neuman, and David Geisler; and welcome Joanne Bollinger, Jack Kublin, Gloria Melton, and Joel Neves, who will chair our new Artistic Affairs Committee.

The Pine Mountain Music Festival is pleased to announce Dr. Dan Arnold of Marquette as their new President of the Board. Candace Koski-Janners rotates off the Board after many years of service to the Festival. Her leadership and dedication to the arts in the Upper Peninsula will not be forgotten. Other new officers on the PMMF Board include: Diane Eshbach as Vice-President, Jim O’Brien as Treasurer, and Jon Pryor as Secretary. Also rotating off the board are Dr. Sigurds Janners, David Geisler, and Dr. Michael Neuman. PMMF thanks each of these outgoing board members for their longstanding commitment to building a strong and vibrant arts organization. PMMF is also pleased to announce new Board members. Joining the Board are Dr.