National Association for Music Education

1806 Robert Fulton Drive
Reston, VA 20191
Phone 800-336-3768
Fax 888-275-6362

Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. ET

(Member Services Phone Support: Monday-Friday, 9:00 A.M. – 7:00 P.M. ET)

Contact NAfME staff via our Contact Us Page


Christopher B. L. Woodside, Executive Director
Kim Henry, Chief of Staff and Governance Relations
Chaudlier Moore, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer
Mei Lin Strein, Director of Finance and Accounting
Patricia Sweeney, Manager of Accounting
Firehiwot Admasu, Staff Accountant
Lorenzo Rodriguez, Facilities Manager
Jason Walls, Manager of Information Technology 

Membership and Organizational Development

Elizabeth Lasko, Assistant Executive Director for Membership & Organizational Development
Betty Cook, Senior Manager of Member Services
Vacant, Membership Manager

Marketing Communications & Student Programs

Kristen Rencher, Assistant Executive Director for Marketing Communications & Student Programs
Rebecca Poorbaugh, Senior Manager of Member and Student Programs
Catherina Hurlburt, Senior Manager of Marketing Communications 
Abigail Gyamfi, Graphic Designer & Branding Specialist
Ivan Torres, Marketing Communications Coordinator

Advocacy and Public Policy

Amanda Karhuse, Assistant Executive Director for Advocacy and Public Policy
Jazzmone Sutton, State Advocacy Engagement Manager
Zachary Keita, Advocacy and Public Policy Communications Manager

Professional Development and Publications

John Donaldson, Assistant Executive Director for Professional Development and Publications
Laura Reed, Professional Learning, Partnerships, and Publications Manager
Ella Wilcox, Editorial Communications Manager
LaSaundra Booth, Professional Development/Grant Project Content Manager
Angela Keedy, Professional Development Specialist