Linda Lorence Critelli


Linda Lorence Critelli is Vice President of Writer/Publisher Relations for the performing rights organization SESAC in New York.

In her role she works closely with SESAC’s growing roster of songwriting talent, from the up and coming, to the established professional. She promotes SESAC and its songwriter and publisher affiliates through various efforts, including new talent showcases, workshops on relevant music business topics, and educational workshops geared toward the independent songwriter and publisher. Linda also oversees SESAC’s annual Pop and Jazz Awards celebrations which honor SESAC’s top talent. 

A loyal advocate for music creators rights, Linda participates in lobbying efforts in support of our industry and the music makers whose livelihoods are threatened.

In addition to her service on the board of the SHOF, she also serves as a National Trustee of The Recording Academy and is the former president of the NY Chapter.  She is a graduate of Berklee College of Music where she has received the colleges “Distinguished Alumni” award.