Please click on department titles to contact the appropriate staff.


Bill Lawrence, Executive Director
Maria Howard, HR Manager
Kristen Cairns, Executive Assistant
Lorraine Schmalenberger, Staff Accountant


Tom Fox, Facility Manager
Nyabthok Goldet, Museum Custodian


Chris Travers, Director of the Photograph Collection

Jane Kenealy, Archivist

Carol Myers, Photo Archivist

Tammie Bennett, Registrar

Natalie Fiocre, Image Technician

Samantha Mills, Assistant Archivist

Amanda Tewes, Oral Historian


Lisa Culver, Chief Development Officer

Sara Morrison, Membership Director 

Sandy McIsaac, Membership & Development Coordinator


Kelley Dukat, Events Manager

Heather Hayes, Event Coordinator


Donald H. Bell, Development Services

Sharon LeeMaster, Development Services


Matthew Schiff, Marketing Director

Diana Inocencio, Graphic Designer/Social Media Manager



Tina Zarpour, Education Director

Gabe Selak, Public Programs Manager

Kristina March, School Programs Manager

Coralle Cowan, Museum Educator/Scout Program Specialist

Sarah Matteson, Education & Administrative Coordinator

Diana Inocencio, Education Assistant

Samantha Perez, Education Associate

Casilda Pagan, Volunteer Manager


Alison Hendrickson, Visitor Services Manager

Anita Marcado, Visitor Services Associate

Emma Poggioli, Visitor Services Associate

Shayla Crowel, Visitor Services Associate


Keith Busby, Exhibits Manager

Tara Centybear, Curator

Museum Store

Kate Ross, Buyer and Manager
Manny Aguilar, Store Associate

Mailing Address

1649 El Prado, Suite 3, San Diego, CA 92101
P. (619) 232-6203

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