Allan Rosenthal


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Allan Rosenthal has served as NAMM’s Certified Public Accountant beginning in the 1980s, when the trade association moved its headquarters from Chicago to Carlsbad, California.  Allan has played an active role in the growth and development of the organization, serving the board on many important projects including the creation of the NAMM Foundation and the construction of the building, which now houses the NAMM offices and the NAMM Foundation’s Museum of Making Music. Allan recalls with a smile the early task of converting NAMM’s ledger books from paper to computer as well as the many dear friends he has made in the industry over the years.