Meet our Team

Museum Staff

Deborah Farrar Starker

Jefferson W Kirby Executive Director

Tara Heffernan

Assistant Director, Operations

Hilary May

Curator of Education

Karen Spicer

Curator of Collections
External Communications Coordinator

Nancy Phillippi

Bookkeeper

Elizabeth Ambrose

Patron Services Associate

Kathleen Brennan Barrett

Educator

Patricia Barrett

Educator

Margaret Skelly

Educator

Stephanie Turner

Educator

Diane Celler-Samiljan

Volunteer

Museum Officers

Thomas Judd

Chairman, Board of Trustees

Ronald Partizian

Vice Chair, Board of Trustees

Irene Maroney

Treasurer

Tyler Merson

Secretary

Board of Trustees

Ellie Barbash Berman

Andrew Boles

Rodger Herrigel

Chris Kellogg

Michael Schloff

Richard Veit, Ph.D.

Virginia Wilson

Advisors to the Board

Barbara Cicco

Nino Coviello

Stacy Russo

David Strand

Astri Baillie

Borough Council Liaison