National Association for Music Education

1806 Robert Fulton Drive
Reston, VA 20191
703-860-4000 or 800-336-3768
Fax 703-860-1531

Hours of Operation:  Monday-Friday,  8:00 A.M.–4:30 P.M. ET

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Executive Center

Mike Blakeslee, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer
Kim Henry, Executive Assistant
Rebecca Poorbaugh, Executive Assistant
Marlynn J. Likens, Associate Executive Director, Governance and Policy
Patricia Sweeney, Special Assistant to Associate ED, Governance and Policy

Information Technology

Trinh Hoang, Chief Technology Officer
Ali Shah, Database Manager
William Hall, IT Project Manager


Lorenzo Rodriguez, Mailroom/Facility Coordinator 
Hai Nguyen, Mail Center Assistant


Paul Baker, Chief Financial Officer
Linda Hair, Director of Accounting
Jessica Hoang, Bookkeeper

Governance Constituencies

Adriane Darvishian, Director of Governance Constituencies
Caroline Arlington, Program Associate
Ella Wilcox, Manager, Editorial Communications

Center for Advocacy, Policy, and Constituency Engagement

Christopher Woodside, Assistant Executive Director, Center for Advocacy and Constituency Engagement
Lynn M. Tuttle, Senior Regulatory Policy Advisor
Ronny Lau, Legislative Policy Advisor
Tooshar Swain, Legislative Policy Advisor
Thomas Stefaniak, Director, Membership, Constituency Engagement and Organizational Development
Betty Cook, Senior Membership Services Representative
Audrey Blaschke, Membership Recruitment and Onboarding Specialist

Center for Marketing and Resource Development

Jane Mell Balek, Assistant Executive Director, Center for Marketing and Resource Development
Rebecca Poorbaugh, Special Assistant to AED
Jill Staton, CMRD Assistant
Lindsay Sheldon, Marcom Director
Catherina Hurlburt, Communications Manager
Kristen Rencher Nuss, Marketing Manager
Roz Fehr, Communications Content Developer
JJ Norman, Professional Development Manager
Brendan McAloon, Marketing and Events Coordinator
Philip Mason, Marketing Coordinator