About

Our Team

It takes dedicated employees to make an organization like ours work. Learn more about them here.

EXECUTIVE TEAM

JEANNE H. Ellinport – Interim EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Jeanne has been a communication strategist for the government, corporate, and nonprofit sectors—including outreach, strategic planning, marketing, media relations, lobbying, and legislative review. Prior to starting her consulting firm, Jeanne worked on mission-focused clients, including Prevent Cancer Foundation, New Profit, Inc. for SolomonMcCown, a Boston based public relations firm. Jeanne previously served as a Special Assistant to President Clinton in the Office of Public Liaison, where she was responsible for Jewish Outreach.

LeeAnét Noble – Artistic Director

 

 

ACADEMY

COREY BALES, ACADEMY PROGRAM MANAGER

301.251.5766 x2225

PRODUCTION

DIVINIA SHORTER, LITERARY MANAGER AND ARTISTIC ASSOCIATE

MICHELLE LYNCH, PRODUCTION STAGE MANAGER

Paige Washington, Director of Productions

 

ADMIN & DEVELOPMENT

Wanda Spence, Director of Operations

ALEC GUROFF, BOOKKEEPER

SEAN MCCARTHY, GRANT WRITER

Yvette Downs, Patron Services Associate

ELIZBETH ODOM, SPECIAL PROJECTS CONSULTANT 

NIKKI RICHARDS, MAJOR GIFTS OFFICER

LINK STRATEGIC PARTNERS, strategic communications, and stakeholder engagement firm

 

PHOTOGRAPHERS

Bruce Douglas | Mike Horan | Ryan Maxwell | David Moss

VIDEOGRAPHER

David Gerber