National Dance Institute Staff

Jacques d'Amboise
Founder

 

Traci Lester
Executive Director

 

Ellen Weinstein
Artistic Director

 

Jerry Korman
Music Director

 

Tracy Straus
Artistic Associate


PROGRAMS

Aileen Barry
Senior Director of Education & Outreach

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 Coordinator

 

Christina Aguirre
Program Associate

DEVELOPMENT

Michele O'Mara
Senior Director of Development

 

Juliana Han
Manager of Institutional Giving

 

Armelle Kessler
Coordinator, Individual Giving

COMMUNICATIONS

Melissa Sherwood
Communications & Brand Manager

PRODUCTION

Kit Westerman
Technical Director/Producer

ADMINISTRATION/OPERATIONS

Rachel Lee
Finance and Human Resources Manager

Cherita Griffin
Office Manager

Mike Pitsikoulis
Facilities/Studio Manager

 

Emily Reid
Assistant to the Founder

Llewellyn Smith
Facilities Maintenance




Lead Teaching Artists
Jennifer Aks-Neuman
Kelly Buwalda
Andrea Davey-Gislason
Jennifer Eisenberg
Arthur Fredric
Dufftin Garcia
Kay Gayner
Bianca Johnson
Jaimie Kelton
Mary Kennedy
Calia Marshall
Emily Meisner
Charlotte Perebinossoff
Michelle Phillips
Andrew Sakaguchi
Dr. Jenny Seham
Elizabeth Sellner
Tracy Straus

Assistant Teachers
Jessi Colon
Jerron Herman
Dana Panepinto
Angel Reed
Kaitlyn Smith
Katie Huff Yazbeck

Musicians
Seiko Akita
Tony Allen
Ly Apelado
Emile Blondel
Tim Harrison
Diana Herold
Todd Keller
Tony Kieraldo
Neal Kirkwood
Mark Kross
David Marck
Brian Marsella
Alex Navarro
Lee Tomboulian
Paul Wyatt


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