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.

Trustees & Staff

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


Bruce Berlin, Chair
Susan Cohen, Vice Chair
Jeff Fine, Member-at-Large
Scott Duncan, Member-at-Large
Anne Fleder, Member-at-Large
Nicole Naidyhorski, Immediate Past Chair
Nick Louridas, Treasurer
Connie O’Brien, Secretary
Alison Byrne, Interim Museum Director, Director of Exhibitions

Jordan Asher
Annemijn van der Bijl
Virginia Fogg
Martha Goode
Sue Grube
Maria Hillebrandt
Kiran Karande
John Katsias
Kirkland Kelley
Mark Nelson
Dr. Cassandra Newby-Alexander
Laura Rixey
Kim McCoy Webb
Laura Wood

Honorary Trustees

Jane P. Batten
Uschi Butler
William Campbell
Barbara Fine
Barbara Fleming
Suzanne T. Mastracco
Valerie Neff
Rod Rodriguez
James H. Spruance
Robert L. Stein
Linda S. Taylor


General inquiries may be sent to info@virginiamoca.org

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


Alison Byrne, Interim Museum Director
Truly Matthews, Interim Museum Deputy Director


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


Truly Matthews, Director of Education & Engagement
Katherine Custer, Manager of School & Educator Programs
Kendall Chandler, Education Coordinator
Marie Simbulan, Visitor Services Associate
Izzy Anderson, Visitor Services Associate
Simone Couther, Visitor Services Associate
Tyler Wright, Visitor Services Associate
Angelina Taduran, Visitor Services Associate
Katie Prock, Visitor Services Associate


Linda Koller, Director of Marketing & Special Events
Rachel Hughes, Digital Marketing Coordinator
Summer Peszko, Marketing & Events Coordinator
Jesse MacKenzie, Graphic Designer
Angela Blue, Copy Editor


Sherri Stein, Director of Institutional Advancement
Marckel Bonds, Development Officer
Kayla Francis, Campaign Coordinator


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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