Faculty and Staff

Khady Kamara


Arts Management Professor, Khady Kamara, was named Managing Director Of Arena Stage in 2018.

Faculty and Staff

  • Khady Kamara

    Adjunct Faculty, Arts Management, CVPA

    Khady Kamara joined Arena Stage in 2001 and has been an integral member of the communications team, eventually being promoted to Senior Director of Marketing and Communications before taking over as Chief Marketing Officer and ultimately Associate Executive Director.
  • Richard Kamenitzer

    Director Emeritus, Arts Management, CVPA

    Richard Kamenitzer's accomplishments include being the former Program Director & Associate Professor of the Arts Management Program (having been granted EMERITUS status by George Mason University’s Board of Visitors in 2013, upon his retirement);
  •  Jonathan Katz

    Professor of Practice in Cultural Policy and Arts Management, Arts Management, CVPA

    Jonathan Katz, Ph.D. and Professor of Practice in Cultural Policy and Arts Management at George Mason University, consults extensively on strategic planning, cultural policy development, advocacy, leadership development and the value of arts education.
  • Eileen Kennedy

    Adjunct Faculty, Arts Management, CVPA

    Associate Vice President of Development, Central and Units

    Eileen Kennedy is the Director of Development for the Hylton Performing Arts Center.
  • Setarra Kennedy

    Adjunct Faculty & Assistant Director, Arts Management, CVPA
    Adjunct Faculty, School of Dance, CVPA

    A native Washingtonian, Setarra is a graduate of Duke Ellington School of the Arts and holds a BFA in Dance and MA in Arts Management from George Mason University.
  • Adjunct Professor, George Mason University

    Associate Director, Center for Cultural Vibrancy


    Josh Kohn, adjunct professor
  • Adjunct Professor, George Mason University

    Executive Director, CERF+

    Ruby Lopez Harper, adjunct professor
  • Headshot Arts Management Director Karalee Dawn MacKay

    Director, Arts Management Program, CVPA

    Biographic information for Director of the Program Dr. Karalee Dawn MacKay.
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    Faculty profile for Moira McGuire
  • William Reeder

    Former Director and Professor, Arts Management, CVPA (retired)

    William Reeder's accomplishments include being the former dean of the College of Visual and Performing Arts; vice president and general manager of the Washington Performing Arts Society; establishing the Sallie Mae Trust for Education at Sallie Mae; executive director of the Levine School of Music in Washington, D.C.; president of the Saint Louis Conservatory of Music; executive director of Opera Music Theatre International; and the Newark Community School of the Arts.