Staff Directory

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catherine townsend

President & CEO

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Teresa durkin

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Cheryl Bratz

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Kelly DeCerbo

Manager, Marketing & Communications

Kelly is responsible for developing the Trust for the National Mall as a more sophisticated marketing organization through programs and campaigns that drive awareness with a diverse national audience. She oversees planning and execution of a cohesive brand strategy inclusive of branded content, media relations, event marketing, strategic partnerships, donor relations and overall marketing operations. When not at the Trust, Kelly is an active member of the DC community participating in various events and philanthropic efforts. She is also an avid skier and enjoys traveling home to New England to visit her family. Kelly’s background lies in Marketing and International Hospitality, she spent two years living and working abroad prior to settling in Washington DC in 2016. She is results-driven and data oriented, and has provided strategic marketing support to over 150 clients worldwide.

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Lauren schick

Individual giving assistant

Lauren is responsible for administrative aspects of development, fundraising and donor relations at the Trust. Lauren graduated from George Mason University with a MA in Arts Management in 2017. Prior to joining the Trust, she was a Program Associate at the Confucius Institute U.S. Center and a Development and Programming Intern at the Washington Chorus. She holds a BA in Art History with in a minor in Chinese Language from Kenyon College. In her spare time, Lauren enjoys knitting, cooking, and visiting museums. Her favorite place on the National Mall is the FDR Memorial, particularly the statue of Fala the dog.

john whilden

project coordinator

Lauren is responsible for administrative aspects of development, fundraising and donor relations at the Trust. Lauren graduated from George Mason University with a MA in Arts Management in 2017. Prior to joining the Trust, she was a Program Associate at the Confucius Institute U.S. Center and a Development and Programming Intern at the Washington Chorus. She holds a BA in Art History with in a minor in Chinese Language from Kenyon College. In her spare time, Lauren enjoys knitting, cooking, and visiting museums. Her favorite place on the National Mall is the FDR Memorial, particularly the statue of Fala the dog.

jeremy flick

development coordinator

Lauren is responsible for administrative aspects of development, fundraising and donor relations at the Trust. Lauren graduated from George Mason University with a MA in Arts Management in 2017. Prior to joining the Trust, she was a Program Associate at the Confucius Institute U.S. Center and a Development and Programming Intern at the Washington Chorus. She holds a BA in Art History with in a minor in Chinese Language from Kenyon College. In her spare time, Lauren enjoys knitting, cooking, and visiting museums. Her favorite place on the National Mall is the FDR Memorial, particularly the statue of Fala the dog.