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Curt Jenkins is the Tour Manager for Miranda Lambert.
Curt has always had a passion for live production and events where he began running the lights and sound in his hometown church in Bentonville, Arkansas. After graduating from Belmont University with an audio and video degree and minor in music business in 2004, Curt began his touring career as part of the audio team for the original Alabama Farewell Tour. Over the next 10 years he was a monitor engineer and production manager for Big & Rich, Jewel, and Lady A.
In 2014, Curt found his passion collide with his innate ability to work with people and transitioned from production to tour management/direction beginning with Lady A and now with Miranda Lambert since 2015. He conOnues to develop relaOonships and consult with other tour managers, venues, management, etc. as a resource within the touring industry.
In 2015, Curt received The Patrick Stansﬁeld Tour Manger of the Year award at the Parnelli Awards. He also received the Top Dog, Young Gun Tour Manager of the Year Award at the Tour Link Conference that same year.
Curt currently serves on the Board of the Country Music Association.
If you can’t find him backstage, on a bus, or drinking a cold cup of hours old coffee you can find him at the lake as Boat Captain, Curt!