GAM Team

Kristen Amrheinkristen-amrhein-photo

Queens, New York resident Kristen Amrhein has been the intern Director of Licensing and Publishing at Growing Azalea Music since March 2016. She is a junior English Literature and Business Administration Major at Hartwick College in Oneonta, NY. Her involvement with Azalea Blossom includes her work with the “Songs from SAFE through the Arts” recording on the metadata, registration and copyright. Ms. Amrhein has been a writer for Hilltops Newspaper and The Odyssey Online for a year. She is a founding sister of a national sorority called the Delta Theta Chapter of Theta Phi Alpha, which was established in Spring 2016. She holds a position on Theta Phi’s E-Board as New Historian. Ms. Amrhein aspires to be apart of the music industry as a songwriter and producer. She loves to listen to music and dance around her dorm room whenever she can.

Tyler Stankelis

Tyler is the Director of Marketing and Promotion at Growing Azalea Music where he has been busy promoting the “Songs from SAFE through the arts” CD on social media sites as well as overseeing the holiday sale campaign. Originally from Long Island, he is a senior at Oneonta State University where he is double major in the Music Industry  and Business Communication. Mr. Stankelis is one of the founders of the Oneonta Entertainment Alliance, which is an organization that puts its focus towards helping students create invaluable industry connections by teaching them how to network in a real world setting. Mr. Stankelis has his post graduation sights set on the unique goal of being on the forefront of new age marketing and branding in the music industry. In his spare time he enjoys listening to and analyzing a wide variety of music, playing saxophone and working out at the gym.


frances-pilato-photoFrances Pilato

Frances Pilato is the assistant office manager at Growing Azalea Music where she is responsible for inputing data and shipping CD’s. A freshman at Greenville High School in Greenville, New York,  she is an active member of the mixed chorus and the Gay-Straight alliance. She resides in Norton Hill, New York and currently studies electric guitar at the Paul Green Rock Academy in Saugerties, New York and hopes to pursue a career in the music business some day. Her favorite bands are Saint Asonia, Fall Out Boy and Three Days Grace. Her passions outside of music include collecting pet rats.