ABOUT

TRUSTEES & STAFF¬

We're proud and humbled to come to work every day alongside our trustees, board members, staff, artists, and volunteers of art-world-exceptional talent and passion.

commUNITY mural by Clayton Singleton and Josh Wade. Photo courtesy of Robert Brown.

TRUSTEES

Nicole Naidyhorski, Chair
Bruce Berlin, Vice Chair
Jeff Fine, Member-at-Large
Connie O'Brien, Member-at-Large
Scott Duncan, Immediate Past Chair
Nick Louridas, Treasurer
Susan Cohen, Secretary
Gary Ryan, Director & CEO

Jordan Asher
Annemijn van der Bijl
Trent Dudley
Anne Fleder
Martha Goode
Maria Hillebrandt
Latisha James
Kiran Karande

John Katsias
Kirkland Kelley
Emily Labows
Ryan McGinness
Mark Nelson
Laura Rixey
Petra Snowden
Laura Wood

HONORARY TRUSTEES

Jane P. Batten
Uschi Butler
William Campbell
Barbara Fine
Janyth G. Fine
Barbara Fleming

Suzanne T. Mastracco
Valerie Neff
Rod Rodriguez
James H. Spruance
Robert L. Stein
Linda S. Taylor

STAFF

General inquiries may be sent to info@virginiamoca.org

All emails for security should be directed to security@virginiamoca.org

EXECUTIVE

Gary Ryan, Director & CEO
Kayla Francis, Executive Assistant

EXHIBITIONS

Alison Byrne, Museum Deputy Director and Director of Exhibitions
Heather Hakimzadeh, Senior Curator and Special Projects Manager
Dave Culpepper, Gallery and Exhibitions Manager
Kole Bennett, Art Handler

EDUCATION

Truly Matthews, Director of Education & Engagement
Katherine Custer, Manager of School & Educator Programs
Kendall Chandler, Education Coordinator

MARKETING & EVENTS

Linda Koller, Director of Marketing & Special Events
Rachel Hughes, Digital Marketing Coordinator
Jessica Draut, Visitor Services Associate
Christiana Yapnayon, Visitor Services Associate
Jesse MacKenzie, Graphic Designer
Angela Blue, Copy Editor

INSTITUTIONAL ADVANCEMENT

Sherri Stein, Director of Institutional Advancement
Aubrie Cook, Database Coordinator
Marckel Bonds, Development Officer

FINANCE & OPERATIONS

Kay Barbini, Facility Rental Manager
Andrew Black, Assistant Director of Operations
Jaton Hines, Senior Manager, Building Services & Security
Kellie Pickett, Accounting Operations Manager
Tess Mize, Facility Rental Coordinator

Tom Czaplicki, Security Guard
Vernell Dreuitt, Security Guard
Mike Freeman, Security Guard
Chris Miller, Security Guard
Lemort Smith, Security Guard
Tarry White, Security Guard
Bernadette Carter, Maintenance Technician
Ronnie Elliott, Maintenance Technician

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Join/Give

BECOME A MEMBER

Membership has its perks. Join our tight-knit community that supports living artists and their work.

BECOME A MEMBER

EVENTS

Come Join Us

From interactive talks with artists, classes exploring the ideas and techniques in our galleries, there are events for all ages, interests, and artistic experience.

FIND YOUR FIT

EVENT RENTALS

HOST AN EVENT

Special occasions call for exceptional venues! Learn more about hosting your wedding, corporate meeting, film screening, or holiday party here at the Museum.

HOST YOUR EVENT