Alumna Promoted to Manager of A&R at Warner/Chappell Nashville

Belmont alumna Jessi Vaughn was recently promoted to Manager of A&R/Digital at Warner/Chappell Music Nashville. Vaughn has been with Warner/Chappell Music since 2016 serving as Administrative Assistant, A&R Strategy Assistant and most recently as A&R Strategy Coordinator.

In her new role, Vaughn will be continuing to develop songwriters through marketing and branding and work closely with Warner/Chappell’s global digital team to create more opportunities for Nashville writers. Vaughn graduated from Belmont in 2016 with a degree in music business.

“It’s been wonderful to watch Jessi grow and connect with songwriters in a meaningful way,” said Ben Vaughn (’00), President & Chief Executive Officer at Warner/Chappell Nashville. “She has tremendous creative instincts, and is passionate about our songwriters’ long-term development. We look forward to seeing her continue to progress in her career.”

“I am extremely grateful to Ben and the entire Warner/Chappell Nashville team for helping me explore my passion over the past three years,” said Jessi Vaughn. “They’ve shown great confidence in me as I’ve learned how to navigate the ever-changing creative and digital space. I’m excited to continue to build new relationships, learn new strategies, and create opportunities that champion our incredible songwriters.”