Rebecca Glotfelty, Writer and Producer
The Red Jacket Jamboree is produced under the guidance of Real People Media Executive Director, Rebecca Glotfelty. Real People Media is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded by Glotfelty in 2010 to help people share their stories through video. In 2017 the organization expanded its mission to help people share their stories through literary, visual, performing and media arts. The Red Jacket Jamboree is one project of the organization.
Jerry Younce, Music Director
Younce, a professional guitarist, has performed Jazz, Rock, Top 40, and Country music in show bands and various musical groups during his 30+ year career as a musician. He currently performs with his son in Younce Guitar Duo, an acoustic improvisational collaboration inspired by jazz, fusion, and world music. Younce brings his superb musicianship to the program. He directs The Copper Cats and overseas the selection of our featured performers. More about Jerry at www.artistecard.com/younceguitarduo
Leah Polzien, Executive Director of Main Street Calumet
Polzien joined the Main Street Calumet team in June, 2015. As its Director, Leah helps to implement programs which enhance the visitor experience to Calumet. Polzien and Main Street Calumet help to promote The Red Jacket Jamboree and helped obtain grant funding for the program.