Meet Our Team

Leadership Team

Elizabeth Yang-Hellewell
Executive Director + CEO
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Christine Dolan
Chief Financial Officer
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Kerri Fox
Chief Operating Officer
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Gabrielle Wyrick
Chief Curator + Director of Audience Engagement
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Kathleen Daugherty
Deputy Director of Philanthropy
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Rebeca Lupian
Director of People + Culture
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Administration + Finance

Dawn Rogers
Office Manager + Executive Assistant
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Cat D’Camp
Accounting Manager
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Melissa Lares
Office Coordinator
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Visitor Experience

Will Steinfield
Museum Store Manager
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Brittney DeVeau
Visitor Experience Coordinator

McKenna Clifford
Art + Play Space Assistant Manager
Del Mar

Lyndsey Horner
Art + Play Space Assistant Manager
Del Mar

Education + Exhibitions

Amy Gray
Director of Education
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Rosa Hunt
Education Coordinator
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Kurosh Yahyai
Studios Manager
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Matt Picon
Exhibitions + Fabrication Manager
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Iyari Arteaga
Community Resources Manager
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Philanthropy + Membership

Lynn Basquez
Senior Grant Writer
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Katherine Fortier
Corporate + Foundation Relations Manager
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Lauren Hartz
Senior Coordinator of Membership
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Events

Tammy Gamboa
Director of Events
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Liz Zajd
Events Manager
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Marketing

Emily Yu
Director of Marketing + Communications
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Farrah Karram
Graphic Designer
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Facilities

Craig Winters
Director of Facilities
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Menelik Bluitt
Security

Martin Villagomez
Maintenance Lead