Individuals from across the United States serve PAM on its Executive Board, Advisory Council, and national staff.

Advisory Council

The PAM Advisory Council is a 12-member body of professionals within the Presbyterian Church, U.S.A. dedicated to providing guidance for the direction of PAM and to ensure the Association's viability and relevance in the future.

Marissa Galván-Valle

Presbyterian Publishing Corp.

Louisville, KY

Seth Hagler

Montreat Conference Center

Montreat, NC

Pat Martinez-Miller

Calvary Presbyterian Church

South Pasadena, CA

Leah Wyman

Seattle, WA

Class of 2021

Advisory Council Chair

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

Pittsburgh, PA

Tony McNeill

Robert Hay, Jr.

Presbyterian Foundation

Atlanta, GA

Jennifer Lord

Kendra Buckwalter Smith

Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

Austin, TX

Johnson C. Smith Theological Seminary

Atlanta, GA

Advisory Council Leadership

Mark Kemp

PAM President-Elect 

Westminster Presbyterian Church

Greenville, SC

David  VanderMeer, CCM


Class of 2022

First Presbyterian Church

Ann Arbor, MI

Class of 2023

Will Breytspraak

Village Presbyterian Church

Prairie Village, KS

Mandy Keathley

Central Presbyterian Church

Anderson, SC

Carlton Johnson

PCUSA Vital Congregations

Louisville, KY

Jared Daugherty

Charlotte, NC

Class of 2022


The Presbyterian Association of Musicians believes that formative and collaborative experiences with God and neighbor nurture relationships and create community.


PAM is a national organization of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) for people who are involved in the areas of worship, music, and the arts.




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