Staff Listing

Building Bridges Across The River at THEARC Staff

Building Bridges Across the River is the nonprofit organization, based at THEARC, that is responsible for overseeing the operations of THEARC, including managing the THEARC Theater and Box Office.  Please contact any member of the BBAR staff if you have questions or comments: 


Executive Director
(202) 889-5901 x104
(202) 889-5901 x100
Office Manager
(202) 889-5901 x103

Marketing and Development

Development & Marketing Manager
Director of Marketing & Community Engagement
(202) 889-5901 x110
Capital Campaign Director


(202) 889-5901 x110
Chief Financial Officer
(202) 889-5901 x112

THEARC Theater Staff

Theater Program Manager
(202) 889-5901 x220
Director of Theater Operations & Programming
(202) 889-5901 x200
Facilities Supervisor & Theater Technical Director
(202) 889-5901 x201

11th Street Bridge Park Staff

A project of Building Bridges Across the River at THEARC is working to transform the old piers of the 11th Street traffic bridges that connected Washington, D.C.’s Capitol Hill and historic Anacostia neighborhoods into the city’s first elevated park. The Bridge Park will be a new venue for healthy recreation, environmental education and the arts. For more information visit

Scott Kratz
(202) 889-5901 x204

Irfana Jetha Noorani
Deputy Director
(202) 889-5901 x205

Vaughn Perry
Equitable Development Manager
(202) 889-5901 x208