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 Floor Phone
Doss, Sean Director 2 (202) 606-8336
Lu, Jya-Mei Accounting Technician 2 (202) 606-8341
Ma, Ning Financial Systems Administrator 2 (202) 606-8248
Mohamedi, Shemsa Accountant 2 (202) 606-8649
Watkins, Melissa Financial Operations Specialist 2 (202) 606-8346
Young, Megan Accountant 2 (202) 606-8414
Administrative Services Office
Name Title Floor Phone
Blackford, Alia Administrative Services Clerk 2 (202) 606-8247
Straughter, Robert Director 2 (202) 606-8237
West, Carl Support Services Specialist 2 (202) 606-8233
Division of Education Programs
Name Title Floor Phone
Augst, Jinlei Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8396
Bays, Barbara Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8290
Boggs, Rebecca Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8398
Cherry, Wilsonia Deputy Director 4 (202) 606-8495
Deale, Coralie Administrative Officer 4 (202) 606-8568
Hurtt, Deborah Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8432
Nguyen, Julia Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8213
Peters, Carol Director 4 (202) 606-8285
Pettit, Richard Program Analyst 4 (202) 606-8471
Sams, Victoria Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8283
Division of Preservation and Access
Name Title Floor Phone
Ausema, Tatiana Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8501
Canevali, Ralph Deputy Director 4 (202) 606-8475
Cutler, Adriana Program Analyst 4 (202) 606-8379
Downs, Mary Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8456
Gardner, Nadina Director 4 (202) 606-8442
Grohsgal, Leah Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8577
Johnston, Jesse Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8250
Lepinski, Sarah Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8573
Tefft, Cathleen Program Analyst 4 (202) 606-8607
Wurl, Joel Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8252
Division of Public Programs
Name Title Floor Phone
Austin, Jill Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-7741
Brooks, Patricia Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8297
Cortina, Caroline Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8305
Fristedt, Peter Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8218
Hardwick, Jeff Deputy Director 4 (202) 606-8287
Kenton, Karen Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8307
Lazopoulos, George Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8241
Mittelman, Karen Director 4 (202) 606-8631
Ruppel, Marc Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8288
Saddler, Talisha Acting Secretary 4 (202) 606-8434
Scrymser, Margaret Lead Program Analyst 4 (202) 606-8304
Taneja, Rana Program Assistant 4 (866) 932-8961
Weinstein, David Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8308
Yeh, Frances Program Analyst 4 (202) 606-8301
Division of Research Programs
Name Title Floor Phone
Addey, Carolyn Program Analyst 4 (202) 606-8466
Attura, Azar Program Assistant 4 (202) 606-8373
Boffetti, Jason Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8344
Burrows, Geoff Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8479
Cox, John Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 208-7099
Judkins, Annie Program Assistant 4 (202) 606-8467
Kinkela, Claudia Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8203
Macklem, Mary Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8276
Medici, Lydia Program Analyst 4 (202) 606-8219
Meyer, Ann Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8376
Sack, Daniel Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8459
Silver, Mark Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8624
Stokes, George Program Assistant 4 (202) 606-8271
Thomas, Bernadette Program Assistant 4 (202) 606-8551
Turner, Jim Program Analyst 4 (202) 606-8295
Untalan, Jennifer Program Analyst 4 (202) 606-8389
Walker, Stefanie Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8478
Wyland, Russell Acting Director 4 (202) 606-8391
Yates, Gwen Administrative Officer 4 (202) 606-8210
EDSITEment Partnership
Name Title Floor Phone
NiTuama, Shelley Program Specialist 4 (202) 606-8425
Phelan, Joseph Program Analyst 4 (202) 606-8374
Reilly, Adrian Webmaster 4 (202) 606-8333
Enayet Rahim Memorial Library
Name Title Floor Phone
McClish, Donna Technical Information Specialist 4 (202) 606-8244
Office of Challenge Grants
Name Title Floor Phone
Banks, La’Tasha Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8202
Broeksmit, Susan Program Analyst 4 (202) 606-8367
Johnson, Brandon Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8369
Zelljadt, Katja Director 4 (202) 606-8366
Office of Communications
Name Title Floor Phone
Cutrona, Lucy Public Affairs Specialist 4 (202) 606-8589
DeBose, Theola Director 4 (202) 606-8255
Flynn, Christopher Public Affairs Specialist 4 (202) 606-8440
Heiss, Andrea Visual Information Specialist 4 (202) 606-8439
Moss, Jesse Digital Communications Strategist 4 (202) 606-8274
Wasley, Paula Public Affairs Specialist 4 (202) 606-8424
Office of Digital Humanities
Name Title Floor Phone
Bobley, Brett Director 4 (202) 606-8401
Collins, Perry Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8461
Serventi, Jennifer Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8395
Tran, Elizabeth Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-8364
Office of Federal/State Partnership
Name Title Floor Phone
Burchall, Leondra Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 606-2324
Chambers, II, Michael L. Program Analyst 4 (202) 606-8302
McReynolds, Meg Ferris Senior Program Officer 4 (202) 208-7100
Newman, Shirley Program Assistant 4 (202) 606-8254
Sternfeld, Joshua Director 4 (202) 606-8249
Office of General Counsel
Name Title Floor Phone
Griffin, Katherine Paralegal Specialist 4 (202) 606-8325
Kress, Adam Attorney-Advisor 4 (202) 606-8323
McDonald, Michael General Counsel 4 (202) 606-8322
Voyatzis, Lisette Deputy General Counsel 4 (202) 606-8322
Office of Grant Management
Name Title Floor Phone
Lopez-Buitrago, Anne Deputy Director 2 (202) 606-8575
Scott, Peter Grants Administrator 2 (202) 606-8615
Shepherd, Jerri Grants Administrator 2 (202) 606-8604
Tatge, Barbara Grants Administrator 2 (202) 606-8217
Thompson, Pamela Grants Administrator 2 (202) 606-8617
Office of Human Resources
Name Title Floor Phone
Blue, Marlo Human Resources Specialist 2 (202) 606-8415
Exton, Renee Human Resources Specialist 2 (202) 606-8415
Ferdinand, Derika Deputy Director 2 (202) 606-8415
LaQuay, Becky Human Resources Specialist 2 (202) 606-8415
Lawrence, Mia Human Resources Specialist 2 (202) 606-8415
Lyles, Renee Human Resources Assistant 2 (202) 606-8415
Mitchell, Anthony Director 2 (202) 606-8415
Vasquez, Jorge Office Assistant 2 (202) 606-8415
Office of Information Resource Management
Name Title Floor Phone
Gill, Naveed IT Specialist 2 (202) 606-8403
Hammond, Jason Systems Operations Specialist 2 (202) 606-8406
Harman, Craig IT Specialist 2 (202) 606-8923
Hester, Charles Systems Operations Supervisor 2 (202) 606-8455
Losin, Peter Technology Program Officer 2 (202) 606-8477
Morton-Smith, Talana IT Specialist 2 (202) 606-8405
Mureithi, Christopher Lead Application Developer 2 (202) 606-8259
Peltz, Tanya Director 2 (202) 606-8409
Phuong, Lynda IT Specialist 2 (202) 606-8404
Southerland, Cedric IT Specialist 2 (202) 606-8402
Stewart, Beth Development Section Supervisor 2 (202) 606-8289
Vaughan, Clay IT Specialist 2 (202) 606-8407
Office of Inspector General
Name Title Floor Phone
Davis, Laura Inspector General 2 (202) 606-8574
Gelfand, Daniel Auditor 2 (202) 606-8353
Stratton, Brian Auditor 2 (202) 606-8352
Office of Planning and Budget
Name Title Floor Phone
Coleman, Gladys Budget Analyst 4 (202) 606-8428
Dohanic, David Budget Officer 4 (202) 606-8444
Myers, Larry Director 4 (202) 606-8433
Shaw, Frank Program Analyst 4 (202) 606-8625
Office of Publications
Name Title Floor Phone
Biernik, Maria Visual Information Specialist 4 (202) 606-8465
Gillis, Anna Writer-Editor 4 (202) 606-8437
Hindley, Meredith Writer-Editor 4 (202) 606-8452
Lifson, Amy Assistant Editor 4 (202) 606-8441
Moyer, Steve Editorial Assistant 4 (202) 606-8435
Skinner, David Director 4 (202) 606-8448
Office of the Chairman
Name Title Floor Phone
Aiken, Tim Director of Congressional Affairs 4 (202) 606-8273
Bono, Gina Secretary to the Assistant Chairman 4 (202) 606-8231
Buster, Gale Secretary to the Chairman 4 (202) 606-8310
Caldera, Eva Assistant Chairman for Partnership and Strategic Initiatives 4 (202) 606-8634
Curtis, Sabrina White House Liaison 4 (202) 606-8338
Green, Caitlin Special Assistant to the Chairman 4 (202) 208-7122
Harrison, Tracie Secretary to the Deputy Chairman 4 (202) 606-8328
Plympton, Peggy Deputy Chairman 4 (202) 606-8310
Schwartz, Joel Chief Guidelines Officer 4 (202) 606-8473
Thomas, Jeffrey Assistant Chairman for Planning and Operations 4 (202) 606-8231
Wolfson, Adam Assistant Chairman for Programs 4 (202) 606-8231