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NEH Staff Directory (by division)

Listed below are names of NEH staff members, sortable alphabetically or by office or division. You may get additional information by clicking on a name.

Accounting Office
Name Title Office Phone
Gleason, John Director 310 (202) 606-8336
Lu, Jya-Mei Accounting Technician 310 (202) 606-8341
Ma, Ning Financial Systems Administrator 310 (202) 606-8248
Mohamedi, Shemsa Accountant 310 (202) 606-8649
Watkins, Melissa Financial Operations Specialist 310 (202) 606-8346
Young, Megan Accountant 310 (202) 606-8414
Administrative Services Office
Name Title Office Phone
Blackford, Alia Administrative Services Clerk 205 (202) 606-8247
Markham, Lenora Records Management Assistant 202 (202) 606-8253
Maynes, Barry Director 202 (202) 606-8233
West, Carl Support Services Specialist 202 (202) 606-8233
Westley, Laura Administrative Assistant 429 (202) 606-8487
Division of Education Programs
Name Title Office Phone
Arnold, Douglas Senior Program Officer 302 (202) 606-8225
Ashbrook, Barbara Assistant Director 302 (202) 606-8388
Augst, Jinlei Senior Program Officer 307 (202) 606-8396
Boggs, Rebecca Senior Program Officer 302 (202) 606-8398
Cherry, Wilsonia Deputy Director 302 (202) 606-8495
Deale, Coralie Administrative Officer 302 (202) 606-8568
Hurtt, Deborah Senior Program Officer 302 (202) 606-8432
Nguyen, Julia Senior Program Officer 307 (202) 606-8213
Pettit, Richard Program Analyst 302 (202) 606-8471
Rice, William Craig Director 302 (202) 606-8286
Sams, Victoria Program Officer 302 (202) 606-8283
Sayers, Robert Senior Program Officer 302 (202) 606-8215
Simhan, Rasmi Program Analyst 302 (202) 606-8330
Division of Preservation and Access
Name Title Office Phone
Canevali, Ralph Deputy Director 411 (202) 606-8475
Cutler, Adriana Program Analyst 411 (202) 606-8379
Downs, Mary Senior Program Officer 411 (202) 606-8456
Gardner, Nadina Director 411 (202) 606-8442
Grohsgal, Leah Program Officer 411 (202) 606-8570
Johnston, Jesse Program Officer 411 (202) 606-8250
Sternfeld, Joshua Senior Program Officer 411 (202) 606-8249
Tefft, Cathleen Program Analyst 411 (202) 606-8607
Word, Laura Senior Program Officer 411 (202) 606-8501
Wurl, Joel Senior Program Officer 411 (202) 606-8252
Division of Public Programs
Name Title Office Phone
Bays, Barbara Senior Program Officer 426 (202) 606-8290
Brooks, Patricia Senior Program Officer 426 (202) 606-8297
Cortina, Caroline Senior Program Officer 426 (202) 606-8305
Fristedt, Peter Senior Program Officer 426 (202) 606-8218
Gillian, Paulette Program Analyst 426 (202) 606-8272
Hardwick, Jeff Senior Program Officer 426 (202) 606-8287
Kenton, Karen Senior Program Officer 426 (202) 606-8307
Mittelman, Karen Director 426 (202) 606-8631
Ruppel, Marc Senior Program Officer 426 (202) 606-8288
Saddler, Talisha Acting Secretary 426 (202) 606-8434
Scrymser, Margaret Lead Program Analyst 426 (202) 606-8304
Shapiro, Danielle Senior Program Officer 426 (202) 606-8241
Shirley, Michael Deputy Director 426 (202) 606-8293
Taneja, Rana Program Assistant 426 (866) 932-8961
Weinstein, David Senior Program Officer 426 (202) 606-8308
Yeh, Frances Program Analyst 426 (202) 606-8301
Division of Research Programs
Name Title Office Phone
Addey, Carolyn Program Analyst 318 (202) 606-8466
Aikin, Jane Director 318 (202) 606-8212
Attura, Azar Program Assistant 318 (202) 606-8373
Boffetti, Jason Senior Program Officer 318 (202) 606-8344
Cox, John Senior Program Officer 318 (202) 208-7099
Judkins, Annie Program Assistant 318 (202) 606-8467
Kinkela, Claudia Senior Program Officer 318 (202) 606-8203
Macklem, Mary Senior Program Officer 318 (202) 606-8276
Medici, Lydia Program Analyst 318 (202) 606-8219
Meyer, Ann Senior Program Officer 318 (202) 606-8376
Sack, Daniel Senior Program Officer 318 (202) 606-8459
Silver, Mark Senior Program Officer 318 (202) 606-8624
Stokes, George Program Assistant 318 (202) 606-8271
Thomas, Bernadette Program Assistant 318 (202) 606-8551
Turner, Jim Program Analyst 318 (202) 606-8295
Untalan, Jennifer Program Analyst 318 (202) 606-8389
Walker, Stefanie Senior Program Officer 318 (202) 606-8478
Wyland, Russell Deputy Director 318 (202) 606-8391
Yates, Gwen Administrative Officer 318 (202) 606-8210
EDSITEment Partnership
Name Title Office Phone
NiTuama, Shelley Program Specialist 322 (202) 606-8425
Peters, Carol Director 322 (202) 606-8285
Phelan, Joseph Program Analyst 322 (202) 606-8374
Reilly, Adrian Webmaster 322 (202) 606-8333
Enayet Rahim Memorial Library
Name Title Office Phone
McClish, Donna Technical Information Specialist 217 (202) 606-8244
Office of Challenge Grants
Name Title Office Phone
Anderson, Andrea Acting Director 420 (202) 606-8366
Gienger, Kay Staff Assistant 420 (202) 606-8309
Johnson, Brandon Senior Program Officer 420 (202) 606-8369
Office of Communications
Name Title Office Phone
Burr, Mark Expert 510 (202) 606-8340
Cutrona, Lucy Public Affairs Specialist 510 (202) 606-8589
Flynn, Christopher Public Affairs Specialist 510 (202) 606-8440
Havemann, Judy Director 510 (202) 606-8355
Katkov, Mark Expert 510 (202) 606-8317
Nguyen, Virginia Web Designer 510 (202) 606-8274
Poor, Rachel Office Assistant 510 (202) 606-8446
Wasley, Paula Public Affairs Specialist 510 (202) 606-8424
Office of Digital Humanities
Name Title Office Phone
Bobley, Brett Director 402 (202) 606-8401
Collins, Perry Senior Program Officer 402 (202) 606-8461
Rhody, Jason Senior Program Officer 402 (202) 606-8364
Serventi, Jennifer Senior Program Officer 402 (202) 606-8395
Sneesby-Koch, Ann Program Analyst 402 (202) 606-7883
Office of Federal/State Partnership
Name Title Office Phone
Ferris, Meg Program Analyst 603 (202) 208-7100
Manza, Edythe Director 603 (202) 606-8257
Mitchell, Kathleen Senior Program Officer 603 (202) 606-8302
Newman, Shirley Program Assistant 603 (202) 606-8254
Office of General Counsel
Name Title Office Phone
Campbell, Mara Attorney-Advisor 529 (202) 606-8322
Griffin, Katherine Paralegal Specialist 529 (202) 606-8325
Macartney, Lillian Attorney-Advisor 529 (202) 606-8323
McDonald, Michael General Counsel 529 (202) 606-8322
Voyatzis, Lisette Deputy General Counsel 529 (202) 606-8322
Office of Grant Management
Name Title Office Phone
Johnson, Tarsha Grants Administrator 311 (202) 606-8237
Lopez-Buitrago, Anne Grants Administrator 311 (202) 606-8575
Scott, Peter Grants Administrator 311 (202) 606-8615
Shepherd, Jerri Acting Deputy Director 311 (202) 606-8604
Straughter, Robert Director 311 (202) 606-8237
Tatge, Barbara Grants Administrator 311 (202) 606-8217
Office of Human Resources
Name Title Office Phone
Blue, Marlo Human Resources Specialist 418 (202) 606-8419
Edwards, Ethel Human Resources Specialist 418 (202) 606-8415
Ferdinand, Derika Deputy Director 418 (202) 606-8415
LaQuay, Becky Human Resources Specialist 418 (202) 606-8415
Lawson, Mia Human Resources Specialist 418 (202) 606-8415
Lyles, Renee Human Resources Assistant 418 (202) 606-8415
Mitchell, Anthony Director 418 (202) 606-8415
Vasquez, Jorge Office Assistant 418 (202) 606-8415
Office of Information Resource Management
Name Title Office Phone
Gill, Naveed IT Specialist 203 (202) 606-8403
Hammond, Jason Systems Operations Specialist 203 (202) 606-8406
Hester, Charles Systems Operations Supervisor 203 (202) 606-8455
Losin, Peter Technology Program Officer 203 (202) 606-8477
Morton-Smith, Talana IT Specialist 203 (202) 606-8405
Mureithi, Christopher IT Specialist 203 (202) 606-8259
Peltz, Tanya Director 203 (202) 606-8409
Phuong, Lynda IT Specialist 203 (202) 606-8404
Southerland, Cedric IT Specialist 203 (202) 606-8402
Stewart, Beth Development Section Supervisor 203 (202) 606-8289
Vaughan, Clay IT Specialist 203 (202) 606-8407
Office of Inspector General
Name Title Office Phone
Davis, Laura Inspector General 419 (202) 606-8574
Elsberg, Steve Auditor 419 (202) 606-8353
Martinez, Adriana Administrative Officer 419 (202) 606-8350
Tang, Ruey-En Auditor 419 (202) 606-8354
Office of Planning and Budget
Name Title Office Phone
Coleman, Gladys Budget Analyst 403 (202) 606-8428
Dohanic, David Budget Officer 403 (202) 606-8444
Kalke, Christine Senior Analyst 403 (202) 606-8431
Myers, Larry Director 403 (202) 606-8433
Shaw, Frank Program Analyst 403 (202) 606-8428
Office of Publications
Name Title Office Phone
Biernik, Maria Visual Information Specialist 408 (202) 606-8465
Gillis, Anna Writer-Editor 410 (202) 606-8437
Heiss, Andrea Visual Information Specialist 410 (202) 606-8439
Hindley, Meredith Writer-Editor 406 (202) 606-8452
Lifson, Amy Assistant Editor 410 (202) 606-8441
Moyer, Steve Editorial Assistant 410 (202) 606-8435
Schwartz, Joel Chief Guidelines Officer 409 (202) 606-8473
Skinner, David Director 405 (202) 606-8448
Office of the Chairman
Name Title Office Phone
Bono, Gina Secretary to the Assistant Chairman 503 (202) 606-8231
Buster, Gale Secretary to the Chairman 503 (202) 606-8310
Caldera, Eva Assistant Chairman for Partnership and Strategic Initiatives 531 (202) 606-8634
Chapin, Courtney Chief of Staff 509 (202) 606-8298
Green, Caitlin Special Assistant to the Chairman 511 (202) 208-7122
Harrison, Tracie Secretary to the Deputy Chairman 503 (202) 606-8328
Richardson, Malcolm Senior Partnership Officer 503 (202) 606-8277
Thomas, Jeffrey Assistant Chairman for Planning and Operations 503 (202) 606-8231
Watson, Carole Acting Chairman 503 (202) 606-8328
Wolfson, Adam Assistant Chairman for Programs 318 (202) 606-8231