MAM Staff

Director's Office

Executive Director
Ira Wagner
Assistant Director, Museum Administration
Ellen Sander


Assistant Director, Major Gifts
Emily Nso
Assistant Director, Corporate, Foundation, & Government Relations
Michele Shea
Assistant Director, Membership, Annual Fund & Admissions
Frances Smith
Assistant Director, Events and Sponsorships
Blake Scotland
Development Associate, Special Events
Abigail Paternina
Development Associate, Major Gifts and Grants
Candace Eason
Development Associate, Membership, Admissions, and Annual Fund
Anthony Valvano


Chief Curator
Gail Stavitsky
Curator of Native American Art
Laura J. Allen
Osanna Urbay
Bruce Rainier
Assistant Registrar
Betty Jarvis

Vance Wall Art Education Center

Director of the Vance Wall Art Education Center
Leah Fox
Assistant Director, K–12 Learning & Gallery Interpretation
Noaa Stoler
Assistant Director, Youth & Family Programs
Kristine Bowen
Customer Relations & Program Coordinator
Susan Cancro
Education Associate
Sophia Hudzik
Assistant Director, Community and Access Programs
Celene Ryan
Volunteer and Intern Manager
Grace Brown
Education Coordinator, Studios, Supplies, Exhibitions
Emani Simpson

Marketing & Communications

Director of Marketing & Communications
Asif Iqbal
Marketing Specialist
Gabrielle Frasco
Creative Writer & Social Media Manager
Georgette Gilmore


Chief Financial Officer
Michael Frasco
Senior Accountant
Julia McGee
Accounting Services Coordinator
Melanie Vaughn
Financial Analyst & Data Manager
Amanda Wong

Retail & Operations

Manager of Retail & Rental Operations
Carol Taylor
Facilities Supervisor
Alexe Diaz