Meet the Operations Team

Krista Whaley

Meetings and Events Associate
Favorite Art Form: 

Cinema, Music and Street Art

Krista Whaley joined the Americans for the Arts team in August 2017 as the Meetings and Events Associate. The arts have always played an active role in her life as she attended schools that stressed the importance of the arts for students. Krista attended George Mason University where she received her Bachelors of Arts in Film and Video studies and pursued a minor in Tourism and Events Management. During her time as an undergraduate she interned with the Rehoboth Beach Film Society as well as Live Nation Entertainment at the Fillmore in Silver Spring. Prior to joining the Americans for the Arts team Krista worked as an Event and Marketing Coordinator for Prime Label Consultants in D.C.