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  • Mimsi Janis

    Assistant Professor, School of Theater, CVPA

    Mimsi Janis is an assistant professor in the School of Theater at George Mason University. She is also an actor and teaching artist in the DC area.
  • John Jansen

    Adjunct Professor (Music Technology), Dewberry School of Music, CVPA

    John C.L. Jansen is an active composer, multi-instrumentalist, luthier, author, recording engineer, and teacher of music technology and music theory, based in Takoma Park, Maryland.
  • Roger Jeffrey

    Term Assistant Professor, School of Dance, CVPA

    Roger C. Jeffrey was born and raised in New York City where he began his training at Bernice Johnson Cultural Arts Center in Jamaica, Queens. Read more...
  • Mark Jenkins

    Adjunct Applied Faculty, (Euphonium), Dewberry School of Music, CVPA

    Dr. Mark Jenkins began his musical studies on the euphonium at the age of 11 in his home state of Nevada. During his early studies, he was awarded top honors at state, regional and international solo competitions, including the Nevada Governor’s Scholarship to attend the prestigious Interlochen Fine Arts Camp in Michigan and 1st prize at the 1996 Leonard Falcone International Tuba and Euphonium Competition.
  • Christopher Jewell

    Adjunct Faculty (Bassoon), Dewberry School of Music, CVPA

    Christopher Jewell is the Assistant Principal Bassoonist of the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra.  An active performer in the Washington, DC area, Mr. Jewell also regularly performs with the Eclipse Chamber Orchestra, Post Classical Ensemble, Wolf Trap Opera Company, and the Chesapeake Chamber Orchestra. 
  • Kristen Johnsen-Neshati

    Associate Professor, School of Theater, CVPA

    Kristin Johnsen-Neshati is Associate Professor of Theater at George Mason University, where she has taught theater history, dramatic literature, dramaturgy and dramatic criticism since 1993.
  • Accountant, CVPA

  • Morgan Jordan

    Coordinator/ Registration & Programs, Mason Community Arts Academy, CVPA

    Morgan serves as Coordinator of Private Music Lessons at Mason Community Arts Academy. She received her Bachelor of Science in May 2009 from Hampton University where she studied Music Engineering and Vocal Performance (Mezzo-Soprano), and she is currently pursuing her Master’s in Arts Management at George Mason University. She has held many diverse roles within the arts including positions with the Alliance of Artists and Recording Companies in Alexandria and Strathmore Music Center in North Bethesda, Maryland.
  • Patricia Johnson

    Adjunct Faculty, Arts Management, CVPA

  • Tionge Johnson

    Marketing Assistant, CVPA
    Marketing Assistant, Hylton Center

    Tionge Johnson holds an undergraduate degree in Theater and Creative Writing from the University of Mary Washington and an MA in Arts Journalism from the Goldring Arts Journalism Program at S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications in Syracuse, New York.