Josh Kohn (U.S.A Washington)

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Jazz & Traditional Arts at Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation (MAAF)

Josh Kohn is currently the Program Officer of Jazz & Traditional Arts at Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation (“MAAF”). There he manages a diverse portfolio of programs including the French-American Jazz Exchange, the Jazz Touring Network and the Folk Arts Outreach Project. From 2000- 2011, Josh  was with the National Council for the Traditional Arts (“NCTA”) in Silver Spring, MD where he oversaw the artistic programming of 16 large-scale festivals in communities including Richmond, Virginia and Butte, Montana. He has consulted on community-based projects, developed school outreach programs, wrote arts travel guides, produced programs for public radio, facilitated international cultural exchange programs and has been a panelist for numerous cultural organizations.  Kohn is a former Fellow with the Devos Institute of Arts Management at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts