The GW Jazz Orchestra

GW's premier student jazz ensemble

Fall 2017 Executive Board

Zach Sanders, co-president and co-founder 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Co-President, Peter oversees the artistic management of the group as well as booking performances and various other administrative duties.

Contact: pcreiss@gwu.edu

Eric Boulter, president-elect Eric is a Sophomore from Basking Ridge, New Jersey, majoring in Astrophysics and Music. He plays bass for the GWJO. As President-Elect, Eric assists in administrative tasks and will assume full responsibility as president of GWJO next semester. Contact: ericboulter@gwu.edu

Eric Boulter, president-elect

Eric is a Sophomore from Basking Ridge, New Jersey, majoring in Astrophysics and Music. He plays bass for the GWJO. As President-Elect, Eric assists in administrative tasks and will assume full responsibility as president of GWJO next semester.

Contact: ericboulter@gwu.edu

 
 
Andrew Hesbacher, vice president-elect 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-Elect, Andrew assists in administrative tasks and will assume full responsibility as vice president of GWJO next semester. Contact: ahesbacher@gwu.edu

Andrew Hesbacher, vice president-elect

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-Elect, Andrew assists in administrative tasks and will assume full responsibility as vice president of GWJO next semester.

Contact: ahesbacher@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

 
 
 
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

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