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Kelli Rae Tubbs

A working drummer and percussionist for more than three decades, Kelli Rae Tubbs‘ resume spans the musical spectrum, covering jazz, pop, country, bluegrass, drum corps, brass band, and children’s music. From 2017 to 2020, she served as the house percussionist at the Smoky Mountain Opry in Pigeon Forge, TN.  She was featured in DRUM! Magazine. Over the last decade, Kelli has established a formidable “second” career as a collector, researcher, and clinician. She has presented…

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Tammy Mitchell-Woods

Tammy Mitchell-Woods is an independent drummer in the Tulsa, Oklahoma area playing with many artists, teaching clinics and drum lessons and playing for area churches. Tammy is the founder of the largest female drumming community on Facebook,  Drummergirls United, with over 6,300 members.   Tammy has been the subject of articles in Drum! Magazine, Tom Tom Magazine and Metal Mag. She won the Hidden Hero award and was featured in 21st Century Drummer’s first issue of their magazine in 2020. Tammy has also been featured by Women’s International Music Network and Drum Talk TV as well…

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Mindy Abovitz Monk

Hit Like A Girl co-founder, publisher of Tom Tom Magazine and champion of female drummers, Mindy Abovitz Monk was recognized by the Grammy’s as a Change Agent and is a recipient of the She Rocks Award.

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Erin Barra

Erin Barra has been a key player in the creative process of many projects from conception to final master to stage performance. With a wide-ranging skill set (educator, songwriter, producer, multi-instrumentalist, music technology consultant) she enables people to create content they’re personally invested in and execute their ideas. Specializing in music technology integration, she works with artists/bands looking to integrate laptops and digital technologies into their writing, production and stage setups (see client reviews), and…

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Lola Blu

Lola Blu is best known for merging the worlds of contemporary art and music by bringing to life unconventional canvases that grace some of the most well known stages across the globe. Self taught artist and a drummer, Lola started her pop culture journey in the advertising world, followed by embracing the roles of creative director and a fashion photographer. As a creative director Lola designed sets for music videos, commercials and short films and…

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Keylee Fletcher

Keylee Fletcher is an incredibly passionate social media marketer and musician, with a penchant for building social communities through lifestyle content. An avid drummer and drumming enthusiast, Keylee is currently a Social Media Strategist at D’Addario & Co., the world’s largest musical instrument accessories company. Prior to her role as Social Media Strategist, she served as the Percussion Social Media Specialist at D’Addario, the Social Media Director for the “Hit Like a Girl” drumming contest,…

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Sarah Hagan

An avid drummer and former teacher, Sarah Hagan joined the artist relations department at Avedis Zildjian Company fifteen years ago, and worked her way up to the position of Director of Artist Relations, Worldwide for Zildjian and Vic Firth. During this time, Hagan personally selected cymbals for top drumming luminaries and was instrumental in building Zildjian’s roster of artists representing a wide range of musical styles. In addition, Sarah has been a board member of…

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Stacey Montgomery-Clark

Stacey Clark is the Senior Vice President of Marketing with SABIAN Ltd and has been with the company since 1995.  A 23 year veteran, Stacey started as a Marketing Assistant after graduating with a Business degree from the University of New Brunswick.  She is the busy mom of 2 boys and lives in Southampton with her husband.  Stacey is an active member of her community and has served on various boards.  She is actively involved…

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Emily Smith

Emily began playing the drums at age 10 in the elementary school band.  She continued to play throughout high school in various groups and even gained the nickname “Bongos” due to her impressive percussion skills.  Emily went on to study Sound Design at Emerson College, aspiring to become a music supervisor.  Her interest in music, audio and drumming in particular led her to an internship at the Avedis Zildjian Company.  Emily began working in the…

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