Special Assistant to the CEO
Vanya Robinson serves as Special Assistant to the CEO of the DC Jazz Festival. Ms. Robinson has managed administrative operations in a variety of fast-paced, high-pressure environments for over 15 years. Having graduated from the State University of New York-Empire State College with her Bachelor of Arts in Social Theory, Vanya’s focus on cultural studies and organizational development has enabled her to develop and implement people-driven processes and procedures to establish and maintain organizational efficiency and consistency. Most recently, Vanya has managed the business operations for the XFL DC Defenders and Events DC’s Sports and Entertainment Division. She has been the steward of valuable organizational assets and relationships and works to ensure a seamless experience for internal and external stakeholders alike. Vanya also brings her own experience as an artist and performer further bolstering her ability to generate collaborative solutions for the advancement of the arts.