E-mail addresses are: Executive Director President of the Board of Directors
Modesto Sound is located at a public school:
3701 Pirrone Road
Modesto CA 95356
Our mailing address is:
POB 117 Salida CA 95368
Our mission is to empower youth to create music and artistic media through access to internships, industry experts, and professional equipment, and to become mentors to other youth.
Modesto Sound Board of Directors and Staff 2014
Left to right: Cynthia Vargas, Special Activities Coordinator; Alexander Francis, Board of Directors-Treasurer, Market Analyst; Thomas Grattan, Band Manager & Promoter, Paul Grattan, Musician & Media Expert; Mark Oesau, Board of Directors-President, Musician & Engineer; Lucky Lew, Engineer & Teacher; Ann Kline, Board of Directors-Secretary, Parent Advocate & Musician; Brenda Francis, Founder & Executive Director; Taylor Vargas, Intern. Not shown are Martha Mataka, Store Manager Wells Fargo; Tearle Sanford, Musician & Promoter; Kenneth Penn, CPA.
Honorary Board Members are: Daniel Bryan, Chairperson for Secondary Music, Modesto City Schools; Mary Ann Sanders, Former Education Administrator; Melanee Wyatt, Founder, YES Company
Modesto Sound Board of Directors and Staff Summer of 2012
Back row l-r: Kenneth Penn, CPA; Lucky Lew, Producer & Engineer; Ann Kline, Artist & Parent Advocate;
Eric Benson, Musician, Promoter & Educator; (red-shirt) Brenda Francis, Founder & Engineer
Front row l-r: Mark Oesau, Modesto Sound Intern Program Graduate, Student, Artist & Engineer; Matthew Torres, Modesto Sound Artist and Social Worker; Rocky Rodriguez, Studio Manager; and Alex Francis Marketing Specialist & Economist.
Committee members not shown in this photo are Annette Hika: Parent Advocate & Media Specialist,
Melanee Wyatt YES Company Founder and Dan Bryan Music Chair for Modesto City Schools.
Modesto Sound Board of Directors in 2011 with Jingle Contest Winners
Left to right: Matt Torres, Dan Bruce, Ann Kline,
Brenda Francis, Mark Oesau, Melanee Wyatt
Additional board members not shown here are Alex Francis, Annette Hika, Dan Bryan & Ken Penn.
Front row are Jingle Contest Winners: Cherub & Neil.