meganMegan Westberg, Managing Editor of Strings since 2005, moves to a new role as the magazine’s Editor on September 8, succeeding long-time editor Greg Cahill, who retains his positions as Stringletter’s Editorial Director and Editor of Acoustic Guitar.

Westberg has been a consistent key contributor to the development and extension of the Strings brand. She compiled and edited several books in the Backstage Books series, led the effort to boost the magazine’s education coverage, managed Teen Strings magazine, and oversaw the development of Strings Charts, an imprint of chamber and orchestral arrangements and compositions for students and gigging professionals.

In a related development, Strings Associate Editor Stephanie Powell has been promoted to Strings Managing Editor.