What we do
More Music Foundation is committed to providing music education programs to at-risk youth and cultivating community through the unifying art of learning to play music, because music matters.
- Partner with community schools, teachers, leaders, and parents to provide music education programs.
- Provide musical instruments and music lessons to students in our community.
- Cultivate musicality through communication, active listening, instruction and relationship building.
- Pledge to reach and teach at-risk and underserved students.
Board of Directors
Chad has lived in Newnan, Georgia for 22 years. He started playing music at age 19 and has spent his life learning and practicing his craft. He plays multiple instruments, has recorded on several albums, and has played in several bands. Read More
Chad is happily married to his wife, Cori, and they attend Foundation Christian Church in Newnan, Georgia. He enjoys playing/recording/teaching music, trips to the mountains, and serving in the community.
Aaron grew up in the small town of Greenville, GA. He is a graduate of Mercer University where he studied finance. He is the owner of True North Investments, a financial advisory firm in LaGrange, GA. Aaron has always enjoyed singing and music. Read More
erin Roesel walton
Erin Roesel Walton attended Point University (1998-2003) where she received a Bachelor of Science in Music with Specialization in Vocal Performance and Pedagogy. In addition, Erin holds a minor in Business Administration as well as a minor in Biblical Studies. Read More
Mak Strickland is a quasi-Newnan native, born in Atlanta, but always had solid maternal roots in Coweta County. Growing up, she spent several weeks each summer in the Handy Community with her grandparents, eventually moving to Newnan becoming a proud Evans Cougar and a Class of 1995 Newan High School Graduate. Read More
She obtained her Bachelor’s in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting and Finance from Clayton State University. After college, Mak worked for several years in accounting as an auditor of governmental and private education entities. Mak loves music. Two of her strongest attributes are relatability to those in need and a heart to serve. Involvement with More Music presents the opportunity for her to marry love for music, service and heart for children to gain experiences outside of the expected norms.
She currently lives in Sharpsburg with her husband Vernon, son, Drake and daughter, Emmerson. As a Realtor, she is also passionate about the growth and the integrity of Coweta County.
Most of all, Mak enjoys quality time with her family and friends.