Cor Godri joined the Association in 1965. He was elected to the Executive Board in 1969, then Secretary-Treasurer in January 1985. In 1998, he was elected as President, and chose not to seek re-election in 2016.
As a reed player, Cor performed his first engagement with the Moscow Music Hall. Subsequently, Cor has performed for Liberace, Mel Thorme, Bobby Vinton, Bee Gees, Rod Steward, Giselle MacKenzie, Ice Capades, Russian Circus on Ice, Manitoba Theatre Centre performances: Three Penny Opera, Dames at Sea, From Berlin to Broadway, numerous Rainbow Stage shows, Montreal Olympics Orchestra, and CBC Winnipeg Orchestra.
Cor has represented the Association at more than 25 AFM Conventions.