RISD Museum Staff

Director's Office

Sarah Ganz Blythe
Interim Director and Deputy Director of Exhibitions, Education, and Programs

Tricia Hoffman
Assistant to the Director

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Curatorial, Conservation, and Registration

Christopher Alviar
Post Production Photography Assistant

Nicole Amaral
Registration Assistant, Loans and Exhibitions

Emily Banas
Assistant Curator, Decorative Arts and Design

Denise Bastien
Registrar, Documentation and Digital Resources

Ahmari Benton
Nancy Prophet Fellow

Gina Borromeo
Chief Curator, Ancient Art

Laurie Brewer
Associate Curator, Costume and Textiles

Sháńdíín Brown
Henry Luce Curatorial Fellow for Native American Art

Wai Yee Chiong
Associate Curator, Asian Art

Tara Emsley
Registrar, Exhibitions and Loans

Christin Fitzgerald
Paper Preparator

Alex Dunwoodie
Collection Information & Digital Resources Assistant

Erik Gould
Photographer

Sionan Guenther
Associate Registrar, Digital Resources

Jan Howard
Houghton P. Metcalf Jr. Curator of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Kate Irvin
Curator, Costume and Textiles

Anna Rose Keefe
Conservation Assistant, Costume & Textiles

Marny Kindness
Exhibition Manager and Curatorial Administrator

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Joseph Leduc
Head Registrar

Dominic Molon
Richard Brown Baker Curator of Contemporary Art

Conor Moynihan
Andrew W. Mellon Fellow

Erika Namaka
Registration Assistant

Ingrid Neuman
Senior Conservator

Maureen O’Brien
Curator, Painting and Sculpture

Jac Parker
Associate Registrar, Collections Management

Brianna Turner
Conservation Assistant

Jessica Urick
Associate Conservator, Costume and Textiles

Elizabeth A. Williams
David and Peggy Rockefeller Curator of Decorative Arts and Design

Development and External Affairs

Rebecca Bardsley
Desk Attendant

Julia D’Amico
Marketing and Public Relations Manager

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Lauren Faria
Assistant Director, Institutional Giving and Evaluation

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Lucia Huntley
Desk Attendant

Peter Mrozowski
Desk Attendant

Christiana Nocera
Development Assistant
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Desiree Obimpe
Marketing Associate
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Ariane Porter
Membership & Engagement Coordinator
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Amee Spondike
Deputy Director, Development and External Affairs

Jessica Turcios
Desk Attendant

Tammie Worthington-Witczak
Associate Director of Development
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Exhibitions, Education, and Programs

Christina Alderman
Assistant Director, Family and Teen Programs

Lily Benedict
Museum Educator, School Programs

Ahmari Benton
Nancy Prophet Fellow

Brendan Campbell
Graphic Designer

Deborah Clemons
Assistant Director, Public and Academic Programs

Carson Evans
Digital Media Fellow

Sarah Ganz Blythe
Deputy Director of Exhibitions, Education, and Programs

Mariani Lefas-Tetenes
Assistant Director, School and Teacher Programs

Laura Ostrander
Supervisor, Department of Preparation and Installation

Thom Morin
Museum Preparator and Collection Care Specialist

Michael Owen
Museum Preparator and Collection Care Specialist

Amy Pickworth
Assistant Director of Museum Publications and Senior Editor

Alexandra Poterack
Associate Educator, Academic and Public Programs

Jeremy Radtke
Assistant Director, Digital Initiatives

MJ Robinson
Assistant Editor, Museum Publications

Kristin Samuelson
Museum Preparator and Collection Care Specialist

Derek Schusterbauer
Senior Graphic Designer

Kajette Solomon
Museum SEI Program Specialist

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Stephen Wing
Manager, Installation and Preparation

Finance and Facilities

Jen Bose
Director of Business Operations & Finance

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Philip Lessard
Manager of Safety, Security, and Facilities

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Roscell Lopez-Pitts
Assistant Manager of Security, Safety, and Facilities
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Ashley Pelletier
Security Shift Supervisor
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