WASHINGTON D.C. (CelebrityAccess) — Grammy Award-winning Country artist Lee Greenwood has announced as an appointee to the John F. Kennedy Center Board of Trustees.
Greenwood will serve on the organization’s board until 2024 and will continue to serve on the National Endowment of the Arts’ National Council on the Arts, which he has done since he was appointed by President George W. Bush in 2008.
“I just found out I was appointed as a trustee to the Kennedy Center. Thank you President Trump. This is a tremendous honor. The Kennedy Center is THE premier performance hall in the United States!”
Greenwood is known for his jingoistic music such as “God Bless The USA” and his vocal support for President Trump, including campaigning for him in 2016 and performing at his inauguration in 2017.
He’s also been recognized for his philanthropic efforts, including hosting and performing at the 2017 hurricane benefit One America Appeal which included Presidents George H.W. Bush, George W. Bush, Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama.