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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
Connie McKenzie, Vice-Chair
Mark Nelson, Treasurer
Paul Battaglia, Secretary
Scott Duncan, Immediate Past Chair
Andrew Hodge, Member-at-Large
Jeff Fine, Member-at-Large
Gary Ryan, Director & CEO

Bruce Berlin
Andrew Dreps
Trent Dudley
Anne Fleder
Anna James
Eden Jones
Kiran Karande

John Katsias
Emily Labows
Nick Louridas
Ryan McGinness
Connie O'Brien
Laura Rixey
Cynthia Rodriguez
Petra Snowden

HONORARY TRUSTEES

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

Valerie Neff
Ed Power
Rod Rodriguez
James H. Spruance
Robert L. Stein
Linda S. Taylor

STAFF

Phone: 757-425-0000 x [extension]
Some employees are only available by email

General inquiries may be sent to info@VirgniaMOCA.org

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

Gary Ryan, Director & CEO

EXHIBITIONS & EDUCATION

Alison Byrne, Deputy Director, Exhibitions & Education (x322)
Heather Hakimzadeh, Curator
Eliot Hicks, Preparator
Truly Matthews, Curator of Education (x329)
Katherine Custer, Manager of School & Educator Programs (x337)
Kendall Chandler, Education Coordinator (x338)

AUDIENCE DEVELOPMENT

Brad Tuggle, Director of Audience Development (x320)
Sharanya McCusker, Visitor Services Coordinator (x339)
Rachel Hughes, Digital Marketing Coordinator (x342)
Jessica Draut, Visitor Services Associate

INSTITUTIONAL ADVANCEMENT

Homer Babbitt, Deputy Director of Institutional Advancement (x313)
Frances Loyer, Annual Giving Officer (x324)
Kerry O’Donnell, Donor Engagement Manager & Boardwalk Art Show Director (x319)
Leslie Knickerbocker, Director of Administration & Boardwalk Art Show Assistant Director (x323)
Aubrie Cook, Database Coordinator (x336)

FINANCE & OPERATIONS

Cindy Jensen, Director of Finance & Operations (x314)
Kay Barbini, Facility Marketing Manager (x318)
Sabine Segaloff, Accounting Manager (x315)
Allie Foster, Accounting Assistant
Jaton Hines, Senior Operations Manager (x351)
Andrew Black, Operations Coordinator (x333)

VERNELL DREUITT, Security Guard
MIKE FREEMAN, Security Guard
CHRIS MILLER, Security Guard
LEMORT SMITH, Security Guard
TOM CZAPLICKI, Security Guard
RONNIE ELLIOTT, Maintenance Technician

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EVENTS

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