The GW Jazz Orchestra

GW's premier student jazz ensemble

Fall 2017 Executive Board

  Eric Boulter,   president   Eric is a Sophomore from Basking Ridge, New Jersey, majoring in Astrophysics and Music. He plays bass for the GWJO. As President Eric  oversees the artistic management of the group as well as booking performances and various other administrative duties.    Contact:  ericboulter@gwu.edu

Eric Boulter, president

Eric is a Sophomore from Basking Ridge, New Jersey, majoring in Astrophysics and Music. He plays bass for the GWJO. As President Eric oversees the artistic management of the group as well as booking performances and various other administrative duties.

Contact: ericboulter@gwu.edu

  Andrew Hesbacher ,  vice president   Andrew is a Junior from Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania, majoring in International Affairs and Economics, with minors in German and Music. He plays trumpet for the GWJO.  As Vice President, Andrew  oversees the artistic management of the group as well as booking performances and various other administrative duties.    Contact :   ahesbacher@gwu.edu

Andrew Hesbacher, vice president

Andrew is a Junior from Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania, majoring in International Affairs and Economics, with minors in German and Music. He plays trumpet for the GWJO.  As Vice President, Andrew oversees the artistic management of the group as well as booking performances and various other administrative duties.

Contact: ahesbacher@gwu.edu

  Kaitlyn Nigro,   director of membership    Kaitlyn is a Sophomore from Suffield, CT majoring in History with minors in Music and Spanish. She plays tenor saxophone for the GWJO. As Director of Membership, Kaitlyn oversees all member activities, including attendance at rehearsals and performances as well as organizing social outings and bonding events.   Contact:    kamnigro@gwu.edu

Kaitlyn Nigro, director of membership

Kaitlyn is a Sophomore from Suffield, CT majoring in History with minors in Music and Spanish. She plays tenor saxophone for the GWJO. As Director of Membership, Kaitlyn oversees all member activities, including attendance at rehearsals and performances as well as organizing social outings and bonding events.

Contact: kamnigro@gwu.edu

 
  Connor Elliott,   treasurer    Connor is a Senior from Irvine, California, majoring in International Affairs and Religion, with a minor in Jazz Studies. He plays tenor saxophone for the GWJO. As Treasurer, Connor manages the GWJO's finances and organizes fundraisers.    Contact:  connelliott3@gwu.edu

Connor Elliott, treasurer

Connor is a Senior from Irvine, California, majoring in International Affairs and Religion, with a minor in Jazz Studies. He plays tenor saxophone for the GWJO. As Treasurer, Connor manages the GWJO's finances and organizes fundraisers. 

Contact: connelliott3@gwu.edu

  Kyra Chamberlain,   director of public relations   Kyra is a Junior from Santa Cruz, California, majoring in International Affairs with a minor in Music. Kyra plays piano for the GWJO. As Director of Public Relations, Kyra updates the GWJO website and social media and manages advertising campaigns.   Contact:    kyrachamberlain@gwu.edu

Kyra Chamberlain, director of public relations

Kyra is a Junior from Santa Cruz, California, majoring in International Affairs with a minor in Music. Kyra plays piano for the GWJO. As Director of Public Relations, Kyra updates the GWJO website and social media and manages advertising campaigns.

Contact: kyrachamberlain@gwu.edu

  Melanie Braun,   librarian    Melanie is a sophomore from Hauppauge, NY majoring in Hospitality Management with a minor in Music. She plays trumpet for the GWJO. As the Librarian, Melanie is responsible for handling, organizing, and distributing musical charts, as well as aiding in record keeping and equipment organization.   Contact:  melaniebraun@gwmail.gwu.ed     

Melanie Braun, librarian

Melanie is a sophomore from Hauppauge, NY majoring in Hospitality Management with a minor in Music. She plays trumpet for the GWJO. As the Librarian, Melanie is responsible for handling, organizing, and distributing musical charts, as well as aiding in record keeping and equipment organization.

Contact: melaniebraun@gwmail.gwu.ed

 

 
 
  Zach Sanders,   co-founder and president emeritus    Zach is a Senior 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 President Emeritus, Zach will advise the president and vice president as they transition into their new positions.    Contact:  zsanders@gwu.edu

Zach Sanders, co-founder and president emeritus

Zach is a Senior 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 President Emeritus, Zach will advise the president and vice president as they transition into their new positions. 

Contact: zsanders@gwu.edu

  Peter Reiss,   co-founder and president   emeritus   Peter is a Senior from East Northport, New York, majoring in International Business and Finance with minors in German and Music. He plays trombone for the GWJO. As President Emeritus, Peter will advise the president and vice president as they transition into their new positions.    Contact:    pcreiss@gwu.edu

Peter Reiss, co-founder and president emeritus

Peter is a Senior from East Northport, New York, majoring in International Business and Finance with minors in German and Music. He plays trombone for the GWJO. As President Emeritus, Peter will advise the president and vice president as they transition into their new positions. 

Contact: pcreiss@gwu.edu