2016 Panelist

Devon O'Day
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Suzzanne Skinner
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Stone Center @ Campus 805 . Huntsville, Alabama 35805 . Ph 256 . 519 . 6212

WSM 650 Radio:  Devon O’Day,

a career broadcaster with a resume’ that includes The House Foundation with Gerry House, Mix92.9 Nashville, and nationally syndicated shows like Country Hitmakers, The Saturday Night House Party, and America’s #1s. Former Miss Louisiana. Hendersonville, TN

Songwriter: Clayton Bernard "Clay" Mills,

Grammy-nominated songwriter whose credits include the #1 hits Diamond Rio, Trisha Yearwood, Andy Griggs and Darius Rucker. Mills has had over 200 songs recorded worldwide, 16 ASCAP awards, and received Grammy nominations for his singles "Heaven, Heartache and the Power of Love" and "Beautiful Mess." Nashville, TN

Entertainment Attorney: Samantha Cardwell, 

has an abundance of international experience, and a wealth of knowledge in understanding the markets and cultures throughout North America, Asia and Africa. Atlanta, GA

Image Casting: Suzzane Skinner,

president of the Skinner Group, is a professional image groomer with over 26 years of experience. She served as personal assistant to veteran TV producer Jim Owens and TV personalities Lorianne Crook & Charlie Chase (Crook & Chase) for The Nashville Network's "Music City Tonight". Nashville, TN

Songwriter: Jan Buckingham,

Multi-Grammy winner, musical stylist whose vision has sculpted hits for Pam Tillis, Whitney Houston, George Jones, Melissa Manchester and many others. Jan has written for television ("Hollywood Wives"), and film ("My Cousin Vinnie"), and owns 14 active publishing companies, administering copyrights worldwide. Nashville, TN

Big River Broadcasting: Halley Phillip,

The director of Digital Marketing, Hi-Lo Music Inc., Knox Music Inc. Vice president at Sam Phillips Recording Studio. Muscle Shoals, Alabama. 

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