Lauren Keiser is a passionate music publisher. As president of Carl Fischer he worked long and hard to create new products taking advantage of the developments in technology. As a result the company boasts of innovative DVDs and interactive method programs that have won awards and helped change the way people buy and use print music. As president of the Music Publishers Association he has addressed concerns of illegal down loads and created a much- praised campaign to educate school administrators and school boards as to what are the legal uses of print music. After leaving Carl Fischer he focused on his composing and established Keiser Music Publishing in 2009.