Meet our Staff

  • Assistant Front of House Manager

  • General Manager, Hylton Center

  • Front of House Coordinator

  • Production and Facilities Manager, Hylton Center

  • Operations Coordinator, Hylton Center

    Hailing from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Diane Burrell is a proud Penn State University graduate.  She has worked at the Spoleto Festival USA, toured internationally as Technical Director for Porgy and Bess in Western Europe and domestically as Company Manager for countless international performing arts group through Columbia Artists before landing at the Hylton Center.  Diane resides in Manassas with her husband, daughter and 2 dogs. 
  • Development Manager and Corporate Relations Officer, Hylton Center

  • Marketing and Special Projects Manager, Hylton Center

  • Niyati Dhokai

    Program Director, Veterans and the Arts Initiative, Hylton Center Program Director, Hylton Center Research Associate Professor, CVPA

    Dr. Niyati Dhokai is a Research Associate Professor in the College of Visual and Performing Arts at George Mason University, and she also serves as Program Director for the Veterans and the Arts Initiative at the Hylton Performing Arts Center. In recognition of her work, Dr.
  • Audio Engineer, Hylton Center

  • Development Assistant, Hylton Center