People

staff

  Lynn Warshafsky  Founder and Executive Director

Lynn Warshafsky
Founder and Executive Director

  Elysa Voshell  Associate Director | Gallery & Public Programs Director

Elysa Voshell
Associate Director | Gallery & Public Programs Director

  Karen Kiss  Director of Grants & Administration

Karen Kiss
Director of Grants & Administration

  Issa Sharp  Director of Education

Issa Sharp
Director of Education

  Carly Short  Creative Pathways Coordinator | Lead Filmmaker  

Carly Short
Creative Pathways Coordinator | Lead Filmmaker
 

  Erica Rodriguez  Administrative Assistant

Erica Rodriguez
Administrative Assistant

  Angela Francis  Media & Program Assistant

Angela Francis
Media & Program Assistant

 

Board of Directors

  Ruth Seroussi, J.D.   President  NEWHOUSE | law group PC

Ruth Seroussi, J.D.
President
NEWHOUSE | law group PC

  Steven Oritt   Vice President  Producer, Director

Steven Oritt
Vice President
Producer, Director

  Michael Cannone   Secretary / Treasurer Senior Portfolio Manager, Westmount Asset Management

Michael Cannone
Secretary / TreasurerSenior Portfolio Manager,
Westmount Asset Management

 
  Neal Baer, M.D.  Writer, Producer, 20th Century Fox Television

Neal Baer, M.D.
Writer, Producer,
20th Century Fox Television

  Jodi Gusek  Consumer and Audience Research Consultant

Jodi Gusek
Consumer and Audience Research Consultant

  J-T Ladt  Chief Content Officer, Fuse Media 

J-T Ladt
Chief Content Officer, Fuse Media 

  Mike Newhouse, J.D.  Attorney-at-Law, NEWHOUSE | law group PC

Mike Newhouse, J.D.
Attorney-at-Law, NEWHOUSE | law group PC

  Matt Ogens  Filmmaker, Commercial Director

Matt Ogens
Filmmaker, Commercial Director

  Tristan Robinson, J.D.  Attorney-at-Law Nossaman LLP

Tristan Robinson, J.D.
Attorney-at-Law
Nossaman LLP

  Sarah Sung  Marketing Consultant

Sarah Sung
Marketing Consultant

  Lynn Warshafsky  Founder and Executive Director 

Lynn Warshafsky
Founder and Executive Director 


In memoriam

board member emeritus

  V. Joy Simmons, M.D.  Member Emeritus 

V. Joy Simmons, M.D.
Member Emeritus 

 
 
  Mark Swope  May 14, 1953–December 19, 2016

Mark Swope
May 14, 1953–December 19, 2016


Teaching artists

  Ambar De Moral  Teaching Artist, Art Discovery

Ambar De Moral
Teaching Artist, Art Discovery

  Jasmin Druffner  Teaching Artist, Photography

Jasmin Druffner
Teaching Artist, Photography

  Mike Jasorka  Teaching Artist, Comics

Mike Jasorka
Teaching Artist, Comics

  Judy Korin  Teaching Artist, Filmmaking

Judy Korin
Teaching Artist, Filmmaking

  Cole Montgomery  Teaching Artist, Photography

Cole Montgomery
Teaching Artist, Photography

  Chloe Reyes  Teaching Artist, Open Studio

Chloe Reyes
Teaching Artist, Open Studio

  Weng San Sit  Teaching Artist, Photography

Weng San Sit
Teaching Artist, Photography

  Ivette Lopez  Teaching Artist, Filmmaking

Ivette Lopez
Teaching Artist, Filmmaking

  Kwesi Johnson  Teaching Artist, Filmmaking

Kwesi Johnson
Teaching Artist, Filmmaking


Volunteer Artist Mentors

  Kelly Fogel  Artist Mentor, Photography

Kelly Fogel
Artist Mentor, Photography

  Stephen Nichols  Artist   Mentor,  Photography

Stephen Nichols
Artist Mentor, 
Photography

  Andy Peters  Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

Andy Peters
Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

  Karen Young  Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

Karen Young
Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

  Tabitha Ammari  Artist Mentor Photography

Tabitha Ammari
Artist Mentor
Photography

  Jacinto Astiazarán  Artist Mentor, Photography

Jacinto Astiazarán
Artist Mentor, Photography

  Will Bazille  Artist Mentor, Phtography

Will Bazille
Artist Mentor, Phtography

  Herran Bekele  Artist Mentor, Photography

Herran Bekele
Artist Mentor, Photography

  Gabrielle Biasi  Artist Mentor, Photography

Gabrielle Biasi
Artist Mentor, Photography

  Camila Caceras  Artist Mentor, Art Discovery

Camila Caceras
Artist Mentor, Art Discovery

  Mike Cersosimo  Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

Mike Cersosimo
Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

  Ed Colman  Artist Mentor, Photography

Ed Colman
Artist Mentor, Photography

  Kaitlin Doyle  Artist Mentor, Art Discovery

Kaitlin Doyle
Artist Mentor, Art Discovery

  Joy Jacobs  Artist Mentor, Photography

Joy Jacobs
Artist Mentor, Photography

  Hon Hoang  Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

Hon Hoang
Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

  Susan Landesmann  Artist Mentor, Comics

Susan Landesmann
Artist Mentor, Comics

  Tyler Marks  Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

Tyler Marks
Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

  Azita Mireshghi  Artist Mentor, Photography

Azita Mireshghi
Artist Mentor, Photography

  Nicole Moncree  Artist Mentor, Photography

Nicole Moncree
Artist Mentor, Photography

  Jordan Pfeifer  Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

Jordan Pfeifer
Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

  Kevin Patanawong  Artist Mentor, Comics

Kevin Patanawong
Artist Mentor, Comics

  Gigi Salij  Artist Mentor, Art Discovery

Gigi Salij
Artist Mentor, Art Discovery

  Ashley Sanchez  Artist Mentor, Photography

Ashley Sanchez
Artist Mentor, Photography

  Matthew Sawina  Artist Mentor, Art Discovery

Matthew Sawina
Artist Mentor, Art Discovery

  Aisha Singleton  Artist Mentor, Photography

Aisha Singleton
Artist Mentor, Photography

  Lorenzo Sisti  Artist Mentor, Photography

Lorenzo Sisti
Artist Mentor, Photography

  Anna Spyrou  Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

Anna Spyrou
Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

  Shane Toomey  Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

Shane Toomey
Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

  Alan Vidal  Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

Alan Vidal
Artist Mentor, Filmmaking

  Rachel Zaretsky  Artist Mentor, Art Discovery

Rachel Zaretsky
Artist Mentor, Art Discovery

  Maksim Zwarych  Artist Mentor, Comics

Maksim Zwarych
Artist Mentor, Comics

 

Interns

  Ceci Arana  Intern

Ceci Arana
Intern

  Tal Day  VA   Alumni & Intern

Tal Day
VA Alumni & Intern

  Michael Verdin  VA   Alumni & Intern

Michael Verdin
VA Alumni & Intern