Club Passim
(Marketing & Membership manager) 

2020 to present

Summer started working for Club Passim in September 2020 after a year of living in Boston. Her drive for community outreach and event planning within the folk music scene led her to the position of the Marketing and Membership Manager. She relocated to Boston from northern California to further her career and passion for folk music, specifically traditional Scottish music. As a Celtic cellist, fiddler, and Scottish ceilidh dance caller deeply connected to the fiddle camp circuit since 2006, Club Passim has always been on her radar as the heart of the New England folk scene. It is with great pleasure that she finds herself working for this legendary music venue.

Boston celtic music festival

(lead festival organizer

2021 to present

Summer took on the roll of lead festival organizer for BCMFest in 2021. Her history of event organizing, networking and love for celtic music led her to this roll through club passim.

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ministry of folk

(team member and co-founder)
2020 to present

Ministry of Folk started in April 2020 to create an online environment that could provide teaching and performance opportunities and compile resources for the musicians of the folk community around the world who are faced the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. we now look to the future to see where our platform can take us. Summer contributes creative insights on the folk music industry, offers ideas for programming and facilitates our event organizing.

D'Addario String Clinician 
(Strings 101 Program)

2022 to present

Summer works for the renown string company D'Addario as a clinician for their Strings 101 programs through their Orchestral Educational department. The Strings 101 program offers a 100% FREE clinic for students, teachers and musicians that can be catered to any age and level. D’Addario is offering - for the first time ever - a 50% off discount code for Strings 101 hosts and participants who attend to use on future purchases of 5 products. The workshop delivers a fun and interactive presentation about the string-making process, how to care for strings, why strings make a difference, and how to make thoughtful string.