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Kristin Whittlesey

Director of External Relations

Contact Kristin Whittlesey for media information, press kits, community relations, public policy issues or general questions about Blair School of Music activity and involvement in the community. 

Whittlesey is Director of External Relations for the Blair School of Music at Vanderbilt University. She was previously a longtime local entertainment journalist, serving as Assistant Lifestyles Editor of The Tennessean; Editor/Producer of Metromix Nashville; and Editor of The Rage and All The Rage. She was Assistant Editor of Nashville Life and Business Nashville magazines, and Entertainment Editor of The Times of Shreveport, La., and the Nashville Banner.

A Washington, D.C., native, Whittlesey has lived in Nashville since 1989. She received Bachelor of Arts degrees in French and English literature from Vanderbilt University.