Jimmy Durchslag has an extensive background in fundraising, management and finance. He started and directed a community clinic, was the president of a national catalog and record company and has operated his own record label. He has been involved in numerous successful community organizations, including writing the original application for the local community radio station. Jimmy moved from his position of National Media Coordinator at the Mainstream Media Project (since 2001) to head the interview booking service in April, 2006 and became the MMP Executive Director in April 2009. He is also a very active musician, playing trombone with several groups in diverse musical genres.