The Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame Foundation board of directors has
elected songwriter and publisher Roger Murrah to a second term as chairman.
Other officers elected for 2007 include John Van Mol (vice chairman),
Wayland Holyfield (vice chairman), David Conrad (secretary) and Lisa Harless
Also serving on the board are Karen Conrad, Mike Dye, Layng Martine, Jr.,
Jim McBride, Tom Patten, Don Schlitz, Troy Tomlinson and Michael L. Vaden.
Ex-officio members serving on the board are David L. Maddox (counsel) and
Robert K. Oermann (historian).
The Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to honoring and preserving Nashville’s unique songwriting legacy. Inductees into the Hall of Fame, established in 1970, include Murrah, Chuck Berry, Johnny Cash, Rodney Crowell, Vince Gill, Woody Guthrie, Buddy Holly, Harlan Howard, Roy Orbison, Carl Perkins, Jimmie Rodgers and Hank Williams.