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    National Symphony Orchestra
    John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
    2700 F Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20566
    Phone: 202-416-8100
    Fax: 202-416-8105

    Mailing Address:
    P.O. Box 101510
    Arlington, VA 22210

NSO Administration

  • Rita Shapiro - Executive Director
  • Nigel Boon - Director of Artistic Planning
  • Krysta Cihi - Assistant Manager of Production and Operations
  • Daryl Donley - Production Manager
  • Amy Drew - Administrative Assistant
  • Justin EllisArtistic Administrator
  • Katie Fitzell - Manager of NSO Development
  • Laura Hutchason Hearn - Assistant Personnel Manager
  • James Hewitt - Personnel Manager
  • Louise Niepoetter - Executive Assistant
  • Patricia O'Kelly - Managing Director of Media Relations
  • Cynthia Pickett Steele - Orchestra Manager
  • Marina Styazhkina - Executive Assistant to the Music Director
  • Donald Tillett - Stage Manager
  • Clara Wallace - Artistic Coordinator
  • Warren G. Williams, III - Manager of Community Relations
  • Carole Wysocki - Director of NSO Education

The National Symphony Orchestra also warmly acknowledges the work of the following Kennedy Center areas:

  • Claudette Donlon - Executive Vice President of Administration
  • Darrell Ayers - Vice President of Education
  • John Dow - Vice President of Press
  • Maria Kersten - General Counsel
  • David Kitto - Vice President of Marketing and Sales
  • Kathy Kruse - Vice President of Institutional Affairs
  • Alan Levine - Chief Information Officer
  • Marie Mattson - Vice President of Development
  • Roger Mosier - Vice President of Facilities
  • Lynne Pratt - Vice President of Finance
  • Garth Ross - Vice President of Community Engagement