Department Contacts

Matthew Teitelbaum, Ann & Graham Gund Director and Chief Executive Officer
Kristin Ferguson, Chief of Staff


Christina Yu Yu, Interim Head of Exhibitions Strategy and Gallery Displays
Kathryn Gunsch, Director of Collections, and Chair and Teel Curator of African and Oceanic Art

Art of the Americas


Ethan Lasser, John Moors Cabot Chair
Erica Hirshler, Croll Senior Curator of American Paintings
Nonie Gadsden, Katharine Lane Weems Senior Curator of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Layla Bermeo, Kristin and Roger Servison Associate Curator of American Paintings
Carly Bieterman, Department Coordinator

Art of Africa and Oceania


Kathryn Gunsch, Chair and Teel Curator of African and Oceanic Art
Haley Carey, Department Coordinator

Art of Ancient Egypt, Nubia, and the Near East


Lawrence W. Berman, Norma Jean Calderwood Senior Curator of Ancient Egyptian, Nubian, and Near Eastern Art
Denise Doxey, Curator, Ancient Egyptian, Nubian, and Near Eastern Art
Stacey Leonard, Department Coordinator

Art of Ancient Greece and Rome


Christine Kondoleon, George D. and Margo Behrakis Chair
Laure Marest, Cornelius and Emily Vermeule Assistant Curator of Greek and Roman Art
Phoebe Segal, Mary Bryce Comstock Curator of Greek and Roman Art
Stacey Leonard, Department Coordinator

Art of Asia


Christina Yu Yu, Matsutaro Shoriki Chair
Anne Nishimura Morse, William and Helen Pounds Senior Curator of Japanese Art
Nancy Berliner, Wu Tung Senior Curator of Chinese Art
Sarah Thompson, Curator, Japanese Art
Laura Weinstein, Ananda Coomaraswamy Curator of South Asian and Islamic Art
Tomoko Nagakura, Assistant Curator for Japanese Art
Hiroki Takezaki, Ishibashi Foundation Assistant Curator of Japanese Art
Haley Carey, Department Coordinator

Art of Europe


Frederick Ilchman, Chair, and Mrs. Russell W. Baker Curator of Paintings
Marietta Cambareri, Senior Curator of European Sculpture, and Jetskalina H. Phillips Curator of Judaica
Simona Di Nepi, Charles and Lynn Schusterman Curator of Judaica
Katie Hanson, Associate Curator, Paintings
Cara Wolahan, Department Coordinator

Center for Netherlandish Art

Christopher Atkins, Van Otterloo-Weatherbie Director

Conservation and Collections Management

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Ben Weiss, Interim Head of Conservation and Collections Management, and Leonard A. Lauder Senior Curator of Visual Culture
Jacki Elgar, Pamela and Peter Voss Head of Asian Conservation
Abby Hykin, Robert P. and Carol T. Henderson Head of Objects Conservation
Rhona MacBeth, Head of Paintings Conservation, and Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo Conservator of Paintings
Annette Manick, Head of Paper Conservation
Richard Newman, Head of Scientific Research
Meredith Montague, Head of Textile Conservation
Christine Sorti, Head of Furniture and Frame Conservation

Contemporary Art


Reto Thüring, Beal Family Chair
Michelle Millar Fisher, Ronald C. and Anita L. Wornick Curator of Contemporary Decorative Arts
Liz Munsell, Lorraine and Alan Bressler Curator of Contemporary Art
Akili Tommasino, Associate Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art
Daniela Sierra, Department Coordinator

Exhibitions and Design


Keith Crippen, Director of Design
Patrick McMahon, Director of Exhibitions
Melinda Monzione, Director, Collections Partnership Program

Intellectual Property


Debra LaKind, Director of Business Development and Strategic Partnerships

Libraries and Archives


Maureen Melton, Susan Morse Hilles Director of Libraries and Archives, and Museum Historian

Musical Instruments


Bobby Giglio, Department Coordinator



Anne Havinga, Estrellita and Yousuf Karsh Chair
Karen Haas, Lane Senior Curator of Photographs
Kristen Gresh, Estrellita and Yousuf Karsh Senior Curator of Photographs
Jeffrey Holman, Department Coordinator

Prints and Drawings


Edward Saywell, Chair of Prints and Drawings
Helen Burnham, Pamela and Peter Voss Curator of Prints and Drawings
Meghan Melvin, Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Curator of Design
Patrick Murphy, Lia and William Poorvu Assistant Curator of Prints and Drawings, and Supervisor, Morse Study Room
Ben Weiss, Leonard A. Lauder Senior Curator of Visual Culture
Jeffrey Holman, Department Coordinator


Victoria Reed, Monica S. Sadler Curator of Provenance

David and Roberta Logie Department of Textile and Fashion Arts


Emily Stoehrer, Rita J. Kaplan and Susan B. Kaplan Curator of Jewelry
Jennifer Swope, Assistant Curator of Textile and Fashion Arts

External Relations


Cameran Mason, Chief Development Officer

David Blackman, Director of Development
Cynthia O’Brien, Co-Director, Principal Gifts
Susan Veroff, Co-Director, Principal Gifts
Kelly Hays, Director, Gifts of Art
Kimberly Hokanson, Director, Annual Programs



Karen Frascona, Director, Public Relations
Janet O’Donoghue, Director, Creative and Interactive Media




Tom Carey, Director, Facilities

Protective Services


Nicki Luongo, Director, Protective Services

Learning and Community Engagement

Makeeba McCreary, Patti and Jonathan Kraft Chief of Learning and Community Engagement



Dalia Linssen, Head of Academic Engagement
Emily Scheinberg, Head of School Programs and Teacher Resources
Adam Tessier, Barbara and Theodore Alfond Director of Interpretation
Robert Worstell, Linde Family Head of Community and Studio Arts
Cassie Bride, Manager of School Partnerships and Outreach Programs
Nicole Claris, Manager of School Programs
Caitlin Doyle, Manager, Community Arts
Chelsea Revelle, Manager, Art Classes and Workshops

Member and Visitor Services


Matthew Murphy, Director, Member and Visitor Services
Jeremy Gotsch, Senior Manager, Visitor Operations
Linton Young, Senior Manager, Visitor Experience

MFA Associates


Dorene McCourt, Chair, Associates
Margo Pullman, Vice Chair, Associates
Sara Rex, Chair, Senior Associates
Jennifer Landon, Vice Chair, Senior Associates