Our Board

Amanda Cornaglia

President, Board of Directors

A DC-area transplant by way of PA, Upstate NY, and Japan, Amanda is a professional event planner, mom, and generally has multiple music projects up and running at all times, mostly through her a cappella production company, Clear Harmonies.

Dan Campagna

Vice President, Board of Directors

Hailing from Boston, MA, Dan is the founder and Business Manager of CAL’s Fermata Town, serves as the Boston Harmony Sweepstakes regional producer, volunteers for Varsity Vocals & CASA, and is also the advisor of two collegiate groups at Emmanuel College where he works full-time as the Director of Athletic Communications.

Dave Sroka

Secretary, Board of Directors

Living in and loving Durham, NC, Dave is founder and Creative Director of CAL group Cognitive Resonance. A software engineer by trade, he previously served as Executive Director of SoJam A Cappella Festival.

Jordan Truesdell

Treasurer, Board of Directors

A self-confessed a late bloomer to a cappella, Jordan started with musical theater and dove into singing barbershop before starting King’s Post in Blacksburg, VA, while running his own engineering firm by day.

Deke Sharon

Director

Pitch Perfect, The Sing Off, Pitch Slapped, Vocalosity, CASA, over 2,000 arrangements… but none of that matters; he started CAL so YOU (yes, you) can join in the fun!

Andrew Adams

Director

Andrew is a member of Boston-based Collective Measures and is an album reviewer for The Recorded A Cappella Review Board (RARB), while working as a Travel Operations Coordinator at Education First.

J-M Erlendson

Director

By day, J-M Erlendson works as an Enterprise Strategy Consultant, but you best know him as the General Manager of Countermeasure and the Chairman of SING! Festivals, based in Toronto, Canada.

Barton Gawboy

Director

With Los Angeles-based Voxel Rox, Bart started singing as an escape from his day job designing electronic synths and has developed a love of collaborative original music in between his work in computer graphics with emphasis in animation production, and coaching water polo.

Tiffany Haigler

Director

Tiffany is from the great state of South Carolina and has been singing a cappella since her freshman year at Duke University. She is currently Artistic Director/Social Chair of Capital Blend, an all female group in DC, and is always excited to be an ambassador for this crazy and talented group of people that make up the a cappella community

TeKay

Director

TeKay is a Tar Heel true and true, as a native son and a graduate of UNC. Currently, he lives in Memphis and sings with the award-winning CAL group DeltaCappella. He’s the Marketing Director for RARB and the director of CASA’s Ambassador program as well as executive producer of the “sing” compilation.

Laura Kruschke-Sercombe

Director

Laura has been involved in a cappella since her college days at the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Still a resident of Madison, she founded her CAL group, greenTONE, back in 2007 and serves as the group’s music director/manager-of-all-the-things, all while simultaneously digging her hands into various other music projects and keeping up with her 3 kids.

Katherine Laursen

Director

Florida native, Katherine originally joined CAL as Assistant Music Director and Choreographer of Premiere while living in LA before returning to Florida. Her non-CAL talents lie in Music Education and Arts Administration as well as development and fundraising.

Craig Martek

Director

Craig started and serves as President of The Pow Arrangers, a Cambridge, MA based CAL group. He has a passion for combining technology and a cappella to get more people singing!

Caitlin Nelson

Director

Originally from Tallahassee, FL, Caitlin now lives in NYC, serving as the music director of Empire A Cappella and Concrete Vocal Band, and acting as a Marketing and Event Manager for from: the digital transformation agency.

Eileen O'Hara

Director

Longtime CASA and Varsity Vocals volunteer, Eileen is a founding member of the coed CAL group Sound Off and the Uninvited Bridesmaids and works in multimedia production and social media at a global software company.

Elise Patterson

Director

Elise started out in a cappella with the Notochords at VCU and currently sings with Uncommon out of Richmond, VA; she brings writing and editing skills from her real world job.

Anderson Wells

Director

After living between Baltimore, MD and St. Petersburg, FL, Anderson is glad to claim DC as his home where he works, acts, teaches, and sings with DC based CAL group, Vox Pop.

Matthew Zager

Director

Living in Rochester, NY, Matt has had his hand in a cappella since high school, most notably founding the CAL group, Cut Off, as well as serving as an ICCA judge for the past 3 years.