Contact Us

Main Number

901-946-2535 ext 250

General Inquiries


Executive Director Isaac Daniel:

Music Director Sam Franklin:

Vocal Director Jessica Ray:

Director of Student Success and Alumni Relations Paul McKinney:

Production Coordinator Patty Golden:

Program Coordinator Bria Brown:

Partnerships & Community Engagement Manager Melody Barham:

The Stax Music Academy is a program of the Soulsville Foundation. 

Soulsville Foundation Staff:

Soulsville Foundation President and CEO Pat Mitchell Worley


Soulsville Foundation Chief Development Officer John Thatcher

Soulsville Foundation Chief Financial Officer Elizabeth Montgomery Brown


Soulsville Foundation Communications Director Tim Sampson


Soulsville Foundation Facilities Manager Osha London