Throughout the month of May, TeamCROWN members sent in letters of support for one of seven nominees for the the 2016 class of the Carolina Crown Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame Committee has reviewed these letters and on Sunday, June 19th, at the CrownPREVIEW show, Crown Co-Founder and inaugural Hall of Fame class member, Kevin Smith, announced the four new members.
Congratulations to Crown co-founder and past Board Member, Andy Crews; Music Director/Arranger, Michael Klesch; co-founder, Board Member and Treasurer, Bill Loelius; and longtime volunteer and past Board Member, David Whitesides.
The 2016 class members were inducted into the Crown Hall of Fame on July 31st during the CrownCLUB event prior to NightBEAT in Winston-Salem, NC. They were also honored during the show's intermission.