Jerrod Price is a music advocate, arts administrator, strategist and trumpet player. His collaborative, student-focused and metrics-driven approach has led the way towards increased and improved enrollment stability at coveted musical institutions across the US, including the Interlochen Center for the Arts, University of Denver's Lamont School of Music and now at the Cleveland Institute of Music. Currently, Price oversees a large portfolio of activity at the institute, including Admissions, Financial Aid, Student Affairs, CIM² and Preparatory & Continuing Education.

Price is a graduate of the prestigious Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. Trumpet teachers include John Rommel, Charlie Daval, Geoff Hardcastle and Scott Johnston. A native of Northeast Ohio, Jerrod, his wife Stephanie and their three children live in Shaker Heights.