NSO Administration

  • Gary Ginstling

    Executive Director

  • Natalie Blundell

    Artistic and Executive Assistant

  • Nigel Boon

    Director of Artistic Planning

  • Krysta Cihi

    Assistant Manager of Production and Operations

  • Daryl Donley

    Production Manager

  • Justin Ellis

    Artistic Administrator

  • Karyn Garvin

    Assistant Personnel Manager

  • Nicholas Greer

    Assistant Librarian

  • Amy Grossnickle

    Operations and Outreach Coordinator

  • Emily Heckel

    Manager, NSO Education and Music Education

  • James Hewitt

    Personnel Manager

  • Derek A. Johnson

    Marketing Manager

  • Rebecca Kier

    Manager of Individual Giving

  • David Langrell

    Assistant Stage Manager

  • Louise Niepoetter

    Executive Assistant to the Executive Director

  • Stephen Planas

    Manager of Corporate and Foundation Relations

  • Jennifer Renner

    Chief Development Officer

  • Rachelle Roe

    Director of Public Relations, NSO & Classical

  • Elizabeth Cusato Schnobrick

    Principal Librarian

  • Cynthia Pickett Steele

    Orchestra Manager

  • Susan Stokdyk

    Associate Librarian

  • Donald Tillett

    Stage Manager

  • Katy Von Der Heide

    Production Coordinator

  • Clara Wallace

    Assistant Artistic Administrator

  • Warren G. Williams, III

    Manager of Community Relations

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

  • Ellery Brown
    Senior Vice President of Operations
  • Robert van Leer
    Senior Vice President of Artistic Planning
  • Marie Mattson
    Senior Vice President of Development
  • Mario Rossero
    Senior Vice President of Education
  • Eileen Andrews
    Vice President of Public Relations
  • Maria Kersten
    General Counsel
  • Esther Olavarria
    Vice President of Institutional Affairs
  • Franci Phelan
    Chief Human Resources Officer
  • Lynne Pratt
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Garth Ross
    Vice President of Community Engagement

  • Nicole Weaver
    Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and Technology

Contact Information

  • 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