As Executive Vice President Global Creative Director at Reservoir, Donna Caseine oversees the company’s Creative activity globally, identifying new talent to sign and facilitating creative opportunities for the company’s roster of songwriters, producers, and performing artists. Donna’s expertise has led to Reservoir’s signing of seven-time Grammy nominee Lauren Christy, four-time Grammy winner James Fauntleroy, and award-winning songwriters and producers including Ben Harper, Khris Riddick-Tynes, Marcus “MarcLo” Lomax, The Orphanage’s Trevor Brown, Zaire Koalo, and Keith “Ten4” Sorrells,” among others. She also oversees Creative for high-profile talent including Ali Tamposi, Mr. Franks, Danja, Illenium, and more.
Before joining Reservoir, Donna served a twenty-year tenure at Universal Music Publishing Group, where she acted as Senior Vice President of U.S./International Creative Affairs. In this role, Donna oversaw an impressive roster of prominent songwriters, producers, and performers of varied musical genre, such as Mariah Carey, Alanis Morissette, Ariana Grande, Ice Cube, Jill Scott, Raphael Saadiq, Julian Bunetta, Mike Elizondo, James Fauntleroy, and Prince, to name only a few.
Based in Los Angeles, Donna serves on the Boards of Directors for MusiCares and the Songwriters Hall of Fame and sits on the SHOF’s West Coast Events committee. She is a recipient of ASCAP’s Women Behind the Music Award and a voting member of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences.