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

Bruce Berlin
Susan Cohen
Trent Dudley
Anne Fleder
Andrew Hodge
Anna James
Latisha James
Eden Jones
Kiran Karanda

John Katsias
Emily Labows
Ryan McGinness
Vivian Montano
Connie O'Brien
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
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@virginiamoca.org

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

EXECUTIVE

Gary Ryan, Director & CEO
Stefanie White, Executive Assistant (x315)

EXHIBITIONS & EDUCATION

Alison Byrne, Deputy Director, Exhibitions & Education (x322)
Heather Hakimzadeh, Senior Curator and Special Projects Manager (x327)
Truly Matthews, Assistant Director of Education & Engagement (x329)
Katherine Custer, Manager of School & Educator Programs (x337)
Kendall Chandler, Education Coordinator (x338)
Dave Culpepper, Gallery and Exhibitions Manager

MARKETING & EVENTS

Kay Barbini, Facility Rental Manager (x318)
Rachel Hughes, Digital Marketing Coordinator (x342)
Jacqueline Siegel, Marketing & Events Coordinator (x314)
Sharanya McCusker, Visitor Services Coordinator (x339)
Tess Mize, Facility Rental Coordinator (x330)
Jessica Draut, Visitor Services Associate
Vanessa Pazmiño Visitor Services Associate
Jesse MacKenzie, Graphic Designer
Angela Blue, Copy Editor

INSTITUTIONAL ADVANCEMENT

Sherri Stein, Director of Institutional Advancement (x313)
Aubrie Cook, Database Coordinator (x336)

FINANCE & OPERATIONS

Cindy Jensen, Director of Finance & Operations
Andrew Black, Assistant Director of Operations (x333)
Jaton Hines, Senior Manager, Building Services & Security (x351)
Sabine Segaloff, Accounting Manager
Kellie Pickett, Accounting Manager
Allie Foster, Accounting Assistant

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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EVENTS

Come Join Us

From interactive talks with artists, to guided tours of the Museum, there are events for all ages, interests, and artistic experience.

FIND YOUR FIT

LEARN

Create with us

Check out all the ways you and your children can learn through art and making.

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