Staff Directory

Religious Freedom Center of the Newseum Institute

555 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA | +1 202/292-6447 | religion@newseum.org

 

Executive
Jeffrey Herbst

Jeffrey Herbst

President and CEO of the Newseum and the Newseum Institute

Executive
Gene Policinski

Gene Policinski

Chief Operating Officer, Newseum Institute

Executive
Charles C. Haynes

Charles C. Haynes

Vice President, Newseum Institute & Founding Director, Religious Freedom Center

Executive
Nathan C. Walker

Nathan C. Walker

Executive Director, Religious Freedom Center

Administration
Kristen Looney

Kristen Looney

Director of Partnerships, Religious Freedom Center

Administration
Sabrina E. Dent

Sabrina E. Dent

Director of Admissions and Recruitment, Religious Freedom Center

Administration
Erin Shellenberger

Erin Shellenberger

Center Manager, Religious Freedom Center

Administration
Benjamin P. Marcus

Benjamin P. Marcus

Religious Literacy Specialist & Instructor, Religious Freedom Center

Administration
Brittany King

Brittany King

Designer, Distance Education, Religious Freedom Center

Administration
Mahtab Kowsari

Mahtab Kowsari

Education Producer, Religious Freedom Center

Administration
David F. Callaway

David F. Callaway

Project Manager, Georgia 3Rs Project

Administration
Ashlie Hampton

Ashlie Hampton

Events Manager, Newseum Institute

Administration
Meagan Bowers

Meagan Bowers

Events Manager Assistant, Newseum Institute

Administration
Jai Rice

Jai Rice

Video Producer & Animator

Administration
Salter N. Penda

Salter N. Penda

Business Analyst, Religious Freedom Center

Administration
Julia Moroles

Julia Moroles

Production Assistant, Religious Freedom Center

Administration
Ian Lawson

Ian Lawson

Admissions Assistant, Religious Freedom Center

Distinguished Fellow
Robert A. Destro

Robert A. Destro

Distinguished Fellow, Religious Freedom Center

Distinguished Fellow
Brian J. Grim

Brian J. Grim

Distinguished Fellow, Religious Freedom Center

Distinguished Fellow
Mark A. Chancey

Mark A. Chancey

Distinguished Fellow, Religious Freedom Center

Lead Faculty
Lauren W. Herman

Lauren W. Herman

Curriculum Specialist & Instructor, Religious Freedom Center

Faculty
Ira N. Forman

Ira N. Forman

Formerly Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism, U.S. Department of State

Faculty
Andrew M. Henry

Andrew M. Henry

Curriculum Specialist & Instructor, Religious Freedom Center

Faculty
Paul W. Lambert

Paul W. Lambert

Strategic Planning Consultant, Religious Freedom Center

Faculty
Debra L. Mason

Debra L. Mason

Curriculum Specialist & Instructor, Religious Freedom Center

Faculty
Lata Nott

Lata Nott

Executive Director, First Amendment Center; Curriculum Specialist & Instructor, Religious Freedom Center

Faculty
Elizabeth H. Prodromou

Elizabeth H. Prodromou

Curriculum Specialist, Religious Freedom Center

Faculty
Janet Saidi

Janet Saidi

Curriculum Specialist & Instructor, Religious Freedom Center

Faculty
Kate E. Soules

Kate E. Soules

Curriculum Specialist & Instructor, Religious Freedom Center

Faculty
Oliver “Buzz” Thomas

Oliver “Buzz” Thomas

Curriculum Specialist & Instructor, Religious Freedom Center

Faculty
Eleesha R. Tucker

Eleesha R. Tucker

Curriculum Specialist & Instructor, Religious Freedom Center

Faculty
Asma T. Uddin

Asma T. Uddin

Curriculum Specialist & Instructor, Religious Freedom Center

Fellow
Mahad Ghani

Mahad Ghani

First Amendment Fellow, Religious Freedom Center

Fellow
Drew Walton

Drew Walton

Research Fellow, Religious Freedom Center

Fellow
Frederick Wolf

Frederick Wolf

First Amendment Fellow, Religious Freedom Center

Fellow
Shino Yokotsuka

Shino Yokotsuka

Research Fellow, Religious Freedom Center

Volunteer
Blair Forlaw

Blair Forlaw

Religious Freedom Tour Designer, Religious Freedom Center