National Dance Institute Staff

Jacques d'Amboise
Founder

Ellen Weinstein
Artistic Director

Kathy Landau
Executive Director

Jerry Korman
Music Director

Tracy Straus
Artistic Associate

PROGRAMS

Aileen Barry
Program Director

Samantha Belth
Director of Advanced Programs

Emily Meisner
Director of Professional Development

Kay Gayner
Director, NDI/China Project

David Marck
Associate Music Director

Hannah Bailenson
Program Assistant

DEVELOPMENT

Michele O'Mara
Director of Development

Heather Lynn
Manager of Individual Giving & Special Events

Jacquie Maddox
Manager of Institutional Giving

Thuy Phan
Development Associate

COMMUNICATIONS

Angel Gardner
Director of Communications

PRODUCTION

Kit Westerman
Technical Director/Producer

ADMINISTRATION/OPERATIONS

Rachel Lee
Finance and Human Resources Manager

Shaniqwa Chapman
Finance & Operations Associate

Cherita Griffin
Office Manager

Mike Pitsikoulis
Facilities/Studio Manager

Llewellyn Smith
Facilities Maintenance

Michael Webb
Assistant to the Founder



Lead Teaching Artists
Jennifer Aks-Neuman
Kelly Buwalda
Andrea Davey-Gislason
Jennifer Eisenberg
Arthur Fredric
Dufftin Garcia
Christine Hall
Bianca Johnson
Mary Kennedy
Calia Marshall
Michelle Phillips
Andrew Sakaguchi
Dr. Jenny Seham

Assistant Teachers
Hallie Bulleit
Quisha Freeman
Jaimie Kelton
Ginger Merritt
Chuk Obasi
Dana Panepinto
Charlotte Perebinossoff
Elizabeth Sellner
Kat Steers Cirrincione

Musicians
Seiko Akita
Gernot Bernroider
Emile Blondel
Benet Braun
Matthew Fetbrandt
Tim Harrison
Diana Herold
Todd Keller
Tony Kieraldo
Neal Kirkwood
Brian Marsella
Jonathan Smith
Lee Tomboulian


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