Staff

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General Information and Inquiries
408.271.6840
info@sjmusart.org

Membership
408.271.6867
membership@sjmusart.org

Education Programs
408.291.5393
education@sjmusart.org

Museum Store
408.271.6878

To contact staff, please use the Contact Us form.

Staff

Business Office

Khai Nguyen, staff accountant
Brian Spang, chief financial officer
Nestor Gutierrez, development and finance assistant

Curatorial

Lauren Schell Dickens, senior curator
Nidhi Gandhi, curatorial and programs associate

Development

Kathleen Backus, senior philanthropy officer
Nestor Gutierrez, development and finance assistant
Jessica Kwong, membership manager
Kevin MacDonald, development events manager
Natalie Sanchez, development and grants officer

Director’s Office

Susan Sayre Batton, Oshman Executive Director
Ali Fitch, administrator, director's office
Amanda Helton, manager of digital strategy and collections access
Karen Rapp, deputy director

Exhibition Design and Operations

Daniel Becker, associate exhibition designer
Richard James Karson, director of design and operations
Aaron Lee, preparator

Facilities

Randy Bricco, facilities manager
Jai Tanju, facilities and events assistant

Human Resources

Jody Parry, human resources director
Jhay Santos, human resources administrator

Marketing and Communications

Aquiles de la Torre, graphic design and website manager
Frederick Liang, marketing and communications coordinator
Melanie Samay, director of marketing and communications
Robin Treen, community partnerships coordinator

Museum Experience and Education

Viridiana Alcaraz Alvarez, lead museum experience representative
Emilio Banuelos, senior studio artist educator
Matilda Bliss, gallery teacher 
Alana Bohni, lead museum experience representative
Roan Bontempo, studio artist educator
Jeff Bordona, director of education
Greg Brown, science curriculum consultant
Laura DeAngelis, studio artist educator 
Michelle Fan, museum experience representative 
Linda Franklin, senior gallery teacher
Jared Gacusan, lead museum experience representative 
Cibella Gamma, lead museum experience representative
Daniel Jimenez, manager of museum experience
Leslie Kim, gallery teacher
Ella Lawton, gallery teacher
Sarah Lerohl-Welch, museum experience representative
Madison Manzo, museum experience representative
Jordan Medina, lead museum experience representative
Mari Minjoe, lead museum experience representative
Alisala Nunes, lead museum experience representative
David Reisine, lead museum experience representative
Abel Romero, museum experience representative
Amy Sargeant, manager of K-12 curriculum and instruction
Zartashia Shah, studio artist educator 
Kayt Smith, senior gallery teacher
Jackelin Solorio, studio artist educator
Shannon Stearns, education program coordinator
Lydia Watson, gallery teacher
Julian Zamora, studio artist educator

Museum Store

Gemma Armas, manager of retail operations
Jazelle Rios, museum store sales associate

Registration

Anamarie Alongi, registrar
Patricia Duany, collections manager and database administrator