The Kennedy Center

NSO Administration

  • Gary Ginstling

    Executive Director

  • Louise Niepoetter

    Manager of Finance and Administration


  • Nigel Boon

    Director of Artistic Planning

  • Justin Ellis

    Artistic Administrator

  • Clara Wallace

    Assistant Artistic Administrator

  • Elizabeth O'Neil

    Artistic and Executive Coordinator

  • Elizabeth Cusato Schnobrick

    Principal Librarian

  • Susan Stokdyk

    Associate Librarian


  • Katherine Planas

    Chief Development Officer

  • Jean Campo

    Manager of Individual Giving

  • Stephen Planas

    Manager of Corporate and Foundation Relations

  • Miranda Burr

    Assistant Manager, Special Projects and

  • Annelisa Crabtree

    Assistant Manager, National Trustees and Circles

  • Ingrid Kloss

    Assistant Manager, NSO Board and Major

  • Anne Venzor

    Assistant Manager, Corporate and Foundation Relations

  • Lane Dickey

    Assistant, Corporate and Foundation

  • Elena Garcia

    Assistant, NSO Board and Major Gifts

  • Sophie Press

    Assistant, Individual Giving

  • Maria Servodidio

    Assistant, Circles


  • Jennifer Bowman

    Director of Music Education

  • Emily Heckel

    Manager, NSO Education and Music Education


  • Derek A. Johnson

    Director of Marketing

  • Kaila Willard

    Marketing Manager, NSO, Fortas and New Music

  • Justin Mark

    Marketing Coordinator

Operations and Community Engagement

  • Genevieve Twomey

    General Manager

  • Daryl Donley

    Production Manager

  • Krysta Cihi

    Production and Operations Manager

  • Kathryn Von Der Heide

    Production Coordinator

  • David Langrell

    Stage Manager

  • Christian Bottorff

    Assistant Stage Manager

  • Vaughan Bradley-Willemann

    Manager of Community Engagement

  • Amy Setti

    Operations and Outreach Coordinator

  • Andrew Brown

    KC Fellow in Arts Management

Orchestra Personnel

  • James Hewitt

    Personnel Manager

  • Karyn Garvin

    Assistant Personnel Manager

Public Relations

  • Rachelle Roe

    Director of Public Relations, NSO & Classical

  • Iain Higgins

    PR Coordinator, Classical

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

  • Eileen Andrews

    Vice President of Public Relations

  • Ellery Brown

    Senior Vice President of Operations

  • Andrew Cary

    Vice President of Digital

  • Carlos Elias

    Vice President of Facilities

  • Melvin Gerald

    Vice President of Campus Planning, Operations

  • Kevin Giglinto

    Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales

  • Tracy Henke

    Vice President, Government Relations and Protocol

  • Marc Bamuthi Joseph

    Vice President and Artistic Director of Social Impact

  • Leslie Miller

    Senior Vice President of Development

  • Barbara Polk

    Chief Human Resources Officer

  • Lynne Pratt

    Chief Financial Officer

  • Mario Rossero

    Senior Vice President of Education

  • Robert van Leer

    Senior Vice President of Artistic Planning

  • Nicole Weaver

    Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and Technology

Contact the NSO

  • 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