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
    Operations and Outreach Coordinator
  • Justin EllisArtistic Administrator
  • Laura Hutchason Hearn
    Assistant Personnel Manager
  • James Hewitt
    Personnel Manager
  • Louise Niepoetter
    Executive Assistant
  • Rachelle Roe
    Director of Public Relations, NSO & Classical
  • Jennifer Renner
    Director, NSO Development
  • Cynthia Pickett Steele
    Orchestra Manager
  • Marina Styazhkina
    Executive Assistant to the Music Director
  • Donald Tillett
    Stage Manager
  • Clara Wallace
    Assistant Artistic Administrator
  • 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:

  • Ellery Brown
    Senior Vice President of Operations
  • Mario Rossero
    Vice President of Education and Jazz
  • Maria Kersten
    General Counsel
  • David Kitto
    Senior Vice President of Marketing & Sales
  • Kathy Kruse
    Vice President of Institutional Affairs
  • Marie Mattson
    Vice President of Development

  • Lynne Pratt
    Vice President of Finance
  • Garth Ross
    Vice President of Community Engagement
  • Carlos Elias
    Vice President of Facilities

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