Operations/Administration Staff

Caitlin Strokosch
President & CEO
Contact for cultural policy issues, NPN/VAN’s vision, and strategic direction
504-595-8008 ext 205

Steve Bailey
Chief Operating Officer
Contact for operations or financial issues
504-595-8008 ext 207

Addam Garrett 
Office Manager
Contact for operations and general information
504-595-8008 ext 210

National Programs Staff

Stanlyn Brevé
Director of National Programs
Contact for contracts, agreements, and program detail
504-595-8008 ext 204

Amanda Bankston
Communications + Development Manager
504-595-8008 ext 212

Alec De León
Program Specialist – Visual Artists Network & National Programs
Contact for program and general information about VAN or NPN programs and NPN/VAN Partners
504-595-8008 ext 209

Orchid Robinson
Program Assistant – Convenings, National Programs
Contact for information on NPN/VAN contracts and final reports, as well as convenings
504-595-8008 ext 214

Monica Tyran
Program Assistant – National Programs
Contact for information on LANE and NPN/VAN Partner relations
504-595-8008 ext 210

Sage Crump
Program Manager – LANE
Contact for information on LANE – Leveraging a Network for Equity
504-595-8008 ext 206

Local Program Staff

Stephanie Atkins
Director of Local Programs
Contact for information about the Local Program, including fiscal sponsorship and Arts Estuary 1024
504-595-8008 ext 202

Steffani Clemons
Local Program Specialist
Contact for Local Program and information on Arts Estuary 1024
504-595-8008 ext 213

Non-resident Staff

Elizabeth Doud
Program Coordinator, Performing Americas Program
Contact for information regarding NPN’s Program in Latin America and the Caribbean

Kyoko Yoshida
Consultant – U.S. Japan Connection
Contact for information regarding NPN’s program in Asia or

Bryan Jeffery Graham

The National Performance Network (NPN), including the Visual Artists Network (VAN), affirms our policy to implement equal employment opportunities for all persons without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or marital status. NPN/VAN shall comply with the requirements and objectives of state and national laws that are the basis for this policy.

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