Christen McFarland

Executive Director, The Recording Academy San Francisco Chapter

Executive Director, Recording Academy San Francisco Chapter. Christen and the San Francisco Chapter team serve Recording Academy voting, professional, and student members in Northern California, Northern Nevada, Utah, and Colorado. Christen has spent nearly 30 years building professional and creative development programs and events that educate, activate, and celebrate success in the field of music. Prior to joining the Academy staff, Christen was Director of Marketing and Events at Guitar Player, Bass Player, Electronic Musician, Mix, and Remix magazines, where she oversaw audience marketing, media, and live events for music creators and gear makers worldwide.