Levine Music President and CEO Jeffery Tribble, Jr. recently finished his first year at the helm of the capital area’s preeminent center for music education, which serves communities across the region at six campuses located in Maryland, Virginia, and DC as well as online.
As a leader, Tribble has received numerous awards, including the NBC4 2020 Community Leadership Award, being named one of the nation’s foremost Empathetic Leaders by Black Enterprise Magazine and one of Magic Johnson’s 32 Under 32.
Most recently, he received the Award for Excellence in Visionary Leadership at the 37th Annual DC Mayor’s Arts Awards. Prior to his appointment at Levine in 2021, Tribble founded The MusicianShip, a nonprofit organization that facilitates music lessons, experiences, and opportunities to benefit those who need it most. Tribble graduated magna cum laude from Howard University and received his Juris Doctorate from The George Washington University Law School.
Sofia DeMartino joined Boys Town team as Development Director in August, 2022. A University of Iowa and Mount Mercy University graduate, Sofia has nearly a decade of professional experience with social service organizations. Prior to Boys Town, Sofia served as Community Relations and Grants Director for Horizons, A Family Service Alliance in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Her passion for this work was inspired by her own experience as a person
who was empowered by the social services network to make the arduous
climb out of poverty.