B.C. Vermeersch

A native of Detroit’s East Side, B.C. VERMEERSCH has guided Musicians Foundation as
Executive Director since 1996.

Having earned Bachelor and Master degrees from Wayne State University, he was awarded his
PhD from the University of California, Santa Cruz. Dr. Vermeersch also holds a Certificate from
the Columbia University Institute for Not-for-Profit Management.

His professional career has been based in New York City as an administrator of non-profit
organizations, including Composer’s Forum, Greenwich House Music School and volunteering
with Washington Square Association and Washington Square Music Festival. B C is a founding
member of the Coalition of New York City Community Schools of the Arts, and is a recipient of
the National Guild for Community Arts Education’s Milestone Award.

In his spare time, B.C. is an avid reader of book reviews.