New York, NY (Top40 Charts / We Are Family Foundation)
We Are Family Foundation (WAFF) is honored to announce Creative Artists Agency (CAA) Partner, Managing Director
and Head of Music, Rob Light, has joined its esteemed Board of Directors. Leading entertainment and sports agency CAA represents many of the most successful professionals working in film, television, music, theatre, video games, sports, and digital content worldwide.
"Rob has long been at the forefront of the music business and I've known him since the 80's. He's one of the kindest people I've ever worked with and truly has a giving spirit. He sits on a number of charity boards - Musicares, Southern Ground Foundation, Tiger Woods Foundation and City of Hope Cancer Research Hospital. That's a testament to the size of his altruistic heart. I'm honored he's chosen to join our Board and help us chart our way into the future." - Nile Rodgers, We Are Family Foundation Founder and Chairman
"I have long believed in the power of music to bring people together for the greater good," said Light. "The terrific work of the We Are Family Foundation is a shining example of this and I am proud to work alongside Nile, Nancy, and the entire organization to help amplify their efforts."
WAFF Board of Directors: Nile Rodgers, Founder & Chairman, WAFF; Nancy Hunt, Co-Founder & President, WAFF; Ayna Agarwal, Co-Founder, she++; Mark Barondess, Attorney, Miller Barondess, LLP; Kim Brizzolara, Film Producer & Investor; Daniel
Crown, Co-Founder, Red Crown Productions; Michael Levine, Executive Director, The Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop; Steve Musumeci, Co-Founder & COO, Center Pond Management, L.P.; Michael Ostin, Entertainment Exec.; Farah Pandith, Former U.S. Special Representative to Muslim Communities; Susan Rockefeller, Documentary Filmmaker & Conservationist; Jed Selkowitz, SVP & CMO, AmeriCares; Kathy Sledge, The "Voice
" of 'We Are Family'; Caryl Stern, President & CEO, U.S. Fund for UNICEF; Sheel Tyle, Founder & CEO, Amplo.
About We Are Family Foundation
We Are Family Foundation is a not-for-profit organization founded by legendary musician Nile Rodgers and is dedicated to the visions of a global family by creating programs that promote cultural diversity while nurturing and mentoring the vision, talents and ideas of young people who are positively changing the world. For more information visit wearefamilyfoundation.org