The GW Jazz Orchestra

GW's premier student jazz ensemble

Fall 2016 Executive Board

Zach Sanders, co-president and co-founder Zach is a Junior from Randolph, New Jersey, majoring in History with minors in Jazz Studies and Law & Society. He plans on attending law school after graduation. He plays alto and soprano saxophone for the GWJO. As Co-President, Zach oversees the artistic management of the group as well as booking performances and various other administrative duties. Contact: zsanders@gwu.edu

Zach Sanders, co-president and co-founder

Zach is a Junior from Randolph, New Jersey, majoring in History with minors in Jazz Studies and Law & Society. He plans on attending law school after graduation. He plays alto and soprano saxophone for the GWJO. As Co-President, Zach oversees the artistic management of the group as well as booking performances and various other administrative duties.

Contact: zsanders@gwu.edu

Peter Reiss, co-president and co-founder Peter is a Junior from East Northport, New York, majoring in International Business and Finance with minors in German and Music. He plays trombone for the GWJO. As Co-President, Peter oversees the artistic management of the group as well as booking performances and various other administrative duties. Contact: pcreiss@gwu.edu

Peter Reiss, co-president and co-founder

Peter is a Junior from East Northport, New York, majoring in International Business and Finance with minors in German and Music. He plays trombone for the GWJO. As Co-President, Peter oversees the artistic management of the group as well as booking performances and various other administrative duties.

Contact: pcreiss@gwu.edu

Jack Rametta, treasurer Jack is a Senior from Exeter, Rhode Island, double-majoring in Political Science and Economics. He plays trumpet for the GWJO. As Treasurer, Jack oversees the organization's finances, in addition to performing other duties such as sound engineering, equipment purchase, and funding requests. Contract: jtrametta@gwu.edu

Jack Rametta, treasurer

Jack is a Senior from Exeter, Rhode Island, double-majoring in Political Science and Economics. He plays trumpet for the GWJO. As Treasurer, Jack oversees the organization's finances, in addition to performing other duties such as sound engineering, equipment purchase, and funding requests.

Contract: jtrametta@gwu.edu

 
Joe Capobianco, director of membership Joe is a Junior from Bethpage, New York, majoring in Political Science with minors in Spanish, Mass Communication, and Journalism. He plays trombone for the GWJO. As Director of Membership, Joe oversees the group dynamic of the organization. He is tasked with organizing membership events and overseeing, involving, and integrating the Shell Group. Contact: jcapobia@gwu.edu

Joe Capobiancodirector of membership

Joe is a Junior from Bethpage, New York, majoring in Political Science with minors in Spanish, Mass Communication, and Journalism. He plays trombone for the GWJO. As Director of Membership, Joe oversees the group dynamic of the organization. He is tasked with organizing membership events and overseeing, involving, and integrating the Shell Group.

Contact: jcapobia@gwu.edu

Hannah Weckstein, public relations director Hannah is a Junior from Concord, New Hampshire, majoring in International Affairs with a regional concentration in Latin America and minors in Music and Spanish. She plays piano for the GWJO. As Public Relations Director, Hannah manages the organization's social media presence and assembles our bi-monthly newsletter, the JO Post. Contact: hweckstein@gwu.edu

Hannah Weckstein, public relations director

Hannah is a Junior from Concord, New Hampshire, majoring in International Affairs with a regional concentration in Latin America and minors in Music and Spanish. She plays piano for the GWJO. As Public Relations Director, Hannah manages the organization's social media presence and assembles our bi-monthly newsletter, the JO Post.

Contact: hweckstein@gwu.edu

Tristan MacDonald, librarian Tristan is a Junior from Orlando, Florida majoring in Electrical Engineering. He plays bari sax for the GWJO. As Librarian, Tristan oversees the electronic and physical editions of the GW Jazz Orchestra library. With the assistance and advisement of the Co-President, he oversees the selection of repertoire for each semester. Contact: tmacdonald@gwu.edu

Tristan MacDonald, librarian

Tristan is a Junior from Orlando, Florida majoring in Electrical Engineering. He plays bari sax for the GWJO. As Librarian, Tristan oversees the electronic and physical editions of the GW Jazz Orchestra library. With the assistance and advisement of the Co-President, he oversees the selection of repertoire for each semester.

Contact: tmacdonald@gwu.edu

Nick Reeves, deputy treasurer Nick is a Sophomore from Arlington, Virginia, double-majoring in Economics and International Affairs with a concentration in International Development. He plays Trumpet in the GWJO. As Deputy Treasurer, Nick assists the Treasurer with various administrative duties and prepares to assume that role by election at the start of the Spring semester. Contact: nreeves@gwu.edu

Nick Reeves, deputy treasurer

Nick is a Sophomore from Arlington, Virginia, double-majoring in Economics and International Affairs with a concentration in International Development. He plays Trumpet in the GWJO. As Deputy Treasurer, Nick assists the Treasurer with various administrative duties and prepares to assume that role by election at the start of the Spring semester.

Contact: nreeves@gwu.edu