SAG-AFTRA announced Thursday (Dec. 6) that Rebecca Greenberg has joined the union as executive director of the music department, where she will oversee activities in the music industry. This will include negotiation and administration of collective bargaining agreements with the major and independent record labels, artist and performer relations, and collaboration with the organizing and government affairs departments. She will report jointly to Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel Duncan Crabtree-Ireland and Chief Contracts Officer Ray Rodriguez.
"We're pleased to announce Rebecca Greenberg will join SAG-AFTRA as our executive director, music. Her unique experience, insight and relationships, and her longstanding commitment to artists' rights, make her uniquely positioned to advance the union's music industry initiatives," said Crabtree-Ireland in a statement.
Added Rodriguez: "Rebecca is familiar with the changes in the music industry, has a passion for artist relations and is well positioned to lead our Music Department. Her reputation in the music industry precedes her. We're excited to have her join the team."