Staff Directory

Selected staff at the National Museum of American History are listed in alphabetical order by last name below.

Hal Aber

Acting Director, Design Studio, Design Studio

Farah Ahmed

Designer, Design Studio

Peter Albritton

Manager, Cabinet Paint and Plastics Shops, Office of Exhibits Production

Noelle Alvey

Project Assistant, Department of Interpretation

Hazel Ballard

Associate Director for Programs and Strategic Initiatives, Office of Programs and Strategic Initiatives

Bethanee Bemis

Project Assistant, Division of Political History
Education Specialist, New Media, Department of New Media

Grace Boone

Administrative Program Assistant, Financial Office

Donald Boyce

Cabinet Paint and Plastics Shops, Office of Exhibits Production

Chris Boyer

Nigel Briggs

Senior Designer, Design Studio

Queen Brown

Management Support, Department of Visitor Experience

Bennie Brunton

Administrative Program Assistant, Financial Office

Kathryn Campbell

Samuel Xavier Carnegie

Creative Director, Museum Theater Programs, Theater: Experience and Program Design

Leslie Casaya

Management Support Specialist, Financial Office

Russell Cashdollar

Designer, Design Studio
Senior Program Manager, Special Initiatives

Wendy Colbert

Senior Procurement Officer, Financial Office

Lauren Collette

Manager, The Smithsonian Council for American History, Office of External Affairs

Terry Conable

Design and Construction Coordinator, Design Studio
Manager, Youth and Teacher Programs, Department of Education and Outreach

Lauren C. Cosgrove

Major Gifts Officer, Office of External Affairs

Joe Criste

Historic Restoration, Office of Exhibits Production

Martin Cullen

Collections Accountability Specialist, Collections Documentation Services
Museum Documentation Specialist, Collections Documentation Services
Supervisory Museum Specialist, Collections Support Office

Harold Dorwin

Staff Photographer, Photographic Services
Museum Technician, Deinstallation Team, Offsite Storage

Laura Duff

Public Affairs Assistant, Office of Public Affairs
Intern and Fellows Program Manager, Personnel Office

Maria Eipert

Director, American Food History Project, Food: The American Food History Project

Kari Fantasia

Deputy Director for External Affairs, Office of External Affairs
Curator of the National Numismatic Collection, Division of Armed Forces History

Stevan Fisher

Senior Designer, Design Studio
Senior Archivist, Archives Center
Acquisitions Coordinator, Registration Services

Diana Galante

Conservator, Preservation Services
Sr. Museum Registration Specialist, Collections Documentation Services

Tanya Garner

Robert C. Gaskill Jr.

Information Technology Group, Technology Services Center

Kate Gieser

Daniel Gifford

Manager of Museum Advisory Committees, Office of External Affairs
MacMillan Associate Director for Education and Public Engagement, Office of Education and Public Engagement

Emma Grahn

Museum Technician, Department of Interpretation
Manager, Outgoing Loan Program, Registration Services

Joycinna Graves

Administrative Program Assistant, Financial Office

John Gray

Director, National Museum of American History, Office of the Director
Curator of Photography, Archives Center

Diane Harris

Administrative Program Assistant, Financial Office

Ainslie Harrison

Conservator, Preservation Services

Andrew Heymann

Matthew Hoffman

Education Specialist, Department of Education and Outreach

Tom Hollister

Safety and Occupational Health Specialist, Office of Management and Museum Services

Daniel Holm

Brooke Horne

Special Assistant to the Director, Office of the Director

Molly Horrocks

Viena Howe

Manager, Development Communications and Donor Relations, Office of External Affairs

Joan Hua

Walter Hursey

Archives Specialist, Archives Center

Juanda Johns

Administrative Program Assistant, Financial Office

Mike Johnson

Assistant Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations, Office of External Affairs

Eugene Jones

Graphics Production, Office of Exhibits Production

Barbara C. Jordan

Information Technology Group, Technology Services Center

Jaya Kaveeshwar

Senior Advisor, Office of the Director
Associate Curator, Archives Center

Leo Kerr

Lighting Designer, Exhibit Service Group, Office of Exhibits Production
Visitor Experience Coordinator, Department of Visitor Experience
Executive Producer, Jazz Masterworks Orchestra and Supervisory Producer, American Music History Initiatives, Music: American Music History Initiatives

Christine Klepper

Beth Kline

Finance Director, Financial Office
A. James Clark Director of Education & Outreach, Department of Education and Outreach

Laura Kreiss

Visual Information Specialist, Division of Political History

Jennifer Lane

Executive Assistant, Office of External Affairs

Cedric Liciaga

Exhibit Technology Group, Technology Services Center

Elizabeth Little

Lawrence (Rick) B. Luhrs

Chief Technology Officer, Technology Services Center
Special Assistant, Personnel Office

Keith Madden

Exhibit Technology Group, Technology Services Center

Cassie Mancer

Project Assistant, Division of Work and Industry

Jennifer Marquess

Advancement Associate, Office of External Affairs

Laura McClure

Graphics Production, Office of Exhibits Production
New Media Developer, Department of New Media

Lauren Meegan

Public Affairs Assistant, Office of Public Affairs
Director, Special Initiatives and Director, Program in Latino History and Culture, Special Initiatives, Program in Latino History and Culture

Mary Miller

Manager, Exhibit Service Group, Office of Exhibits Production

Brian Morris

Exhibit Technology Group, Technology Services Center

Jonathan Morris

Graphics Production, Office of Exhibits Production

Mark Mullen

Project Assistant, Division of Work and Industry

Timothy Nolan

Program Manager, Office of Curatorial Affairs
Museum Specialist, Offsite Storage

Sarah Oakman

Collections Specialist, Division of Work and Industry
Associate Curator, Archives Center
Education Specialist, School and After-school Programs, Department of Interpretation
Senior Costume Conservator, Preservation Services

Catherine Perge

Director of Special Projects, Office of Curatorial Affairs
Customer Service Representative, Archives Center
Affiliations Program Manager, Department of Affiliations

Jackie Reimann

Deputy Director, Office of Special Events
Senior Objects Conservator, Preservation Services

Ken Ricks

Cabinet Paint and Plastics Shops, Office of Exhibits Production

Danny Robbins

Cabinet Paint and Plastics Shops, Office of Exhibits Production

Jennifer Robertson

Special Events Coordinator, Office of Special Events

Robert Robertson

Exhibit Technology Group, Technology Services Center
Museum Specialist/Collections Manager, Collections Support Office

Brianna Rossettie

Assistant Registrar for Shipping and Receiving, Registration Services
Acting Chair and Curator, Archives Center

Laura Simo

Kathy Sklar

Manager, Business Program, Office of Management and Museum Services
Outgoing Loans Coordinator, Registration Services
Interpretive Specialist, Department of Interpretation

Michael J. Sofield

Director, Facilities Planning and Operations, Office of Management and Museum Services

Mary Stacy

Fund Manager, Financial Office
Senior Paper Conservator, Preservation Services
Senior Producer, American Music History Initiatives and Program Director, Jazz Appreciation Month, Music: American Music History Initiatives

Richard Strauss

Chief of Photographic Services, Photographic Services

Irvin P. Suggs

Exhibit Service Group, Office of Exhibits Production

Hugh Talman

Staff Photographer, Photographic Services
Daily Programs Facilitator,

Lauren Telchin Katz

Lolita Thomas

Financial and Travel Manager, Financial Office
Senior Textile Conservator/Chief Conservator Star-Spangled Banner Project, Preservation Services

Stephen Walczak

Manager, Graphics Production, Office of Exhibits Production

Cassandra Williams

Assistant, Personnel Office
Director, Experience and Program Design and Director, Program in African-American History and Culture, Theater: Experience and Program Design, Program in African American Culture

Leslie A. Wilson

C. Malcolm Watkins Museum Specialist, Division of Home and Community Life

John Doug Womer

Information Technology Group, Technology Services Center

Rachel Wood

Assistant Director of Individual Giving, Office of External Affairs

Omar Wynn

Director, Office of Exhibits Production, Office of Exhibits Production
Deputy Chair and Associate Curator, Division of Armed Forces History