About

Staff

Barbara Cassaday

Barbara Cassaday

Executive Director
barbara@ptg.org

Barb works with the Board of Directors on organizational issues and manages the daily operations of the Home Office. She has over 20 years of financial, record keeping, contract negotiation and personnel experience. Barb joined PTG in 2000 as the Financial Manager and became Executive Director in February, 2002. Barbara likes working for PTG because of the hard working, honest, and personable people. Bonus fact: She raced go-karts, midgets, and sprint cars competitively as a youth and currently owns and rides a Harley.


Sandy Roady

Sandy Roady

Member Services & Convention Coordinator
sandy@ptg.org

Sandy is the annual convention coordinator and also manages membership records. She is experienced in association management, publications, sales, customer service, database management, and desktop publishing. Sandy first joined PTG in 1987. Sandy likes working for PTG because of the friendships she has made and the family feeling of the organization. Bonus facts: She also goes by "Sam" - a family nickname.


Kathy Maxwell

Kathy Maxwell

Education & Project Development
kathy@ptg.org

Kathy works with membership recruitment, chapter support, continuing education and leadership development. She also manages merchandise sales and new product development. Originally trained as an educator, Kathy has more than 20 years experience in nonprofit management, continuing education programs, certification, and educational marketing. She joined PTG in 2000. Bonus fact: She is a piano player and church musician.


Jason Hensley

Jason Hensley

Accounting & Employee Benefits
jason@ptg.org

Jason manages PTG financial records, billing, and payables, along with monitoring revenue and expenditures. He helps members with questions regarding invoices, dues payments, expense reports, merchandise, etc. Jason has a masters degree in accounting with experience in health care and hotel/restaurant management. He joined PTG in 2002. Jason likes working for PTG because he has the flexibility to help in other member service areas.


Shawn Bruce

Shawn Bruce

Sales & Marketing
shawn@ptg.org

Shawn works with advertisers in placing and designing ads in the Piano Technicians Journal and other PTG publications. He also sets up external advertising and promotional efforts for PTG and is responsible for the annual convention trade show and PTG booth at NAMM. Shawn is a former newspaper reporter/editor and public relations specialist. Shawn joined PTG in 2001.Shawn enjoys being a part of the musical world through his PTG contacts and likes working with the PTG Home Office staff. Bonus fact: He plays several musical instruments and is part of a bluegrass band.


Kim McDuffie

Kim McDuffie

Creative Director
kim@ptg.org

Kim produces the monthly PT Journal and other advertising/promotional materials. She has over 20 years of marketing and graphic design experience. Bonus fact: She has two English bulldogs, Zoey and Ziggy.


Kris Schweizer

Kris Schweizer

Executive Assistant
kris@ptg.org

Kris has one daughter and a spoiled cat named Minerva. In her evolving role, she’ll be working with the PTG Board of Directors, Council, PTGF, and IAPBT, taking over all aspects of the PTG Store, and working as our backup in accounting and assistant to our Executive Director.

Clinton Sears

Clinton Sears

Digital Development & Special Projects
clint@ptg.org

Clint handles everything online as well as special projects and promotions.  He also has two dogs, Bennie and Charlie.