Digital performance rights organization SoundExchange has named Neeta Ragoowansi to the new post of membership director. Based in Washington, D.C., Ragoowansi reports to executive director John L. Sim

Digital performance rights organization SoundExchange has named Neeta Ragoowansi to the new post of membership director. Based in Washington, D.C., Ragoowansi reports to executive director John L. Simson.

A recording artist and songwriter, Ragoowansi joins SoundExchange from the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, where she was assistant general counsel.

Ragoowansi will be "a critical factor in our outreach efforts to reach the thousands of artists that SoundExchange is hoping to find," says SoundExchange COO Barrie Kessler in a statement.