Bios Archive - HeadCount

Emma Foust

By Chris Reed on October 11, 2021

Emma Foust grew up in Northern Alabama and recently moved to the Nashville area. She found Headcount in early 2020 through a friend who volunteered and instantly fell in love with the organization. Emma currently attends Middle Tennessee State University and is majoring in Music Business. While she listens to everything from musicals to pop…

Ian Kaley

By Chris Reed on September 23, 2021

Ian Kaley has been working in and around music since the mid 90’s. Working with bands, venues and festivals including: The Slip, Club D’elf, The Two High String Band (featuring Andy Hall of the Infamous Stringdusters), Iron Horse Entertainment, (the original) House of Blues Boston and the Creekside Jamboree Festival.  Ian spent 10 years producing…

Lee Van Put

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Originally hailing from the Catskill Mountains in upstate New York, Lee has careened through the hills and valleys of NYC for over 15 years, absorbing all manner of unforgettable experiences while working in creative and marketing roles in fashion and tech, attaining a law degree, and performing with his band Hidden Cities. A lifelong believer…

Cheyenne Piper

By Chris Reed on September 21, 2021

Cheyenne was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, but moved to New York City to study marketing and management in 2019. She’s always had a passion for music and politics, and even volunteered for Joe Biden in the 2020 election. Being able to Intern for HeadCount, and registering voters through the power of music is…

Azeez Attar

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Azeez is a graduating senior at Virginia Tech, studying Public Relations and Arabic. He recently joined as an intern with the Artist Relations and Partnerships team. Azeez loves event planning, music, and meeting new people, He currently works to organize Hip-Hop concerts at his university, and hopes to continue organizing music related events in the future. Azeez…

Kendra Wilson

By Chris Reed on September 19, 2021

Kendra joined HeadCount in October 2020 as the HR Business Director. She has her MA in HR Management from Webster University. Kendra loves helping company culture, clarifying processes while ensuring compliance in all things HR with the ever changing employment laws. She is a military spouse that has lived in many different states and is currently…

Cedar Williams

By Chris Reed on September 18, 2021

Cedar attends American University and is based out of DC. Cedar has been interested in politics and political advocacy since a very young age, volunteering for many campaigns and organizations. He discovered HeadCount while attending shows and festivals alike. He loves their mission and is so stoked to get to be involved with the team!…

Molly Garyantes

By Chris Reed on

Molly began volunteering with HeadCount in 2016 and soon realized it’s full of some of the kindest humans she’s ever met!  She continued volunteering sporadically while figuring out her life, working shows in NYC, D.C., Detroit, San Francisco & lots of places in between.  She eventually ~kind of~ settled and is now Team Leading shows…

Ashley Dill

By Chris Reed on September 17, 2021

Ashley was born and raised in Austin, Texas where she fell in love with live music going to iconic venues like Antone’s, Stubb’s, Emo’s, Nutty Brown Cafe, and Zilker Park for Austin City Limits Music Festival. From there she moved from one historic music city to another. She attended Rhodes College in Memphis, TN where…

Daniel Marro

By Chris Reed on

Daniel is excited to join HeadCount as an Intern! He is currently working on completing his Bachelor’s in Music Business at SUNY Potsdam’s Crane School of Music. Hailing from the Hudson Valley, he has volunteered with local and national campaigns in the 2016, 2018, and 2020 election cycles. Drawn to HeadCount by the unique mission…