Contact the Conference Staff

The Kansas City-based staff of Folk Alliance International is a small but mighty team. We hire additional event staff to help us year-round on the conference. View full staff bios here and board of directors list here.

We are located at:

601 Avenida Cesar E Chavez Suite #100
Kansas City, MO 64108

Phone: 816-221-3655

FAI Staff

Executive Director, Aengus Finnan

Director of Operations, Jennifer Roe

Business Development Manager, Alex Mallett

Communications Manager, Kelly Dougherty

Membership & Technology Manager, Jerod Rivers

Executive Assistant & Special Projects, Leah Watts

Digital Marketing Coordinator, Marisa Kolka

Development Coordinator, Forrest Beck

Additional Event Staff

Outreach Coordinator, Treasa Levasseur

Private Showcase Coordinator, Jim Schultz

Volunteer Coordinator, Beth Hatch

ExChange Coordinator, Sheena Keane

Nordic Representative, Åke Lundstrom