Des Moines Community Jazz Center Announcements

The CJC Organization

Greater Des Moines Community Jazz Center - 2012 Board Members and Volunteers

The CJC is a non-profit organization originally founded in 1988 to provide opportunities for jazz students in the greater Des Moines Area and to promote this great musical art form on a local level.

CJC Board of Directors:

  • Phyllis Leaverton - Coordinator
  • Abe Goldstien – Vice President
  • Carole Garnett - Treasurer
  • David Williams - Secretary
  • Mike Smith – Lawyer

Board Members:

  • Scott Davis
  • Ron Rubeck
  • Dwight Deason
  • Nadine Calhoon
  • Brad Sparks
  • Carolyn Hoard
  • Phyllis Smink
  • Julie Igram

Advisory Board:

  • John Krantz
  • Joel Poppen
  • Pat Oswald
  • Wayne Page
  • David Kobberdahl

Chairpersons:

  • Kay Williams – Membership
  • Paul Clowser - Facebook
  • John Krantz – CJC Website and CJC Hall of Fame
  • Bob Start – CJC Big Band
  • Abe Goldstien – CJC Student jam and Newsletter
  • Rich Mintz – CJC Adult jam
  • David Cunningham - CJC Youth Combo, Chairperson
  • Chairpersons for Jr High Fest and Jack Oatts Honor bands - TBA