Updated November 16, 2017.
To reach your party, call (402) 342-3300.



Office of the Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer
Jack F. Becker, Ph.D., Executive Director & CEO 

Kristy Durkin, Assistant to the Executive Director & CEO
(402) 661-3886



Finance & Operations

Elizabeth Powell, Director of Finance & Operations
(402) 661-3857

Finance 
Sherrl Urbanek, Bookkeeping Manager
Jessica Muffly, Accounts Payable and Human
    Resources Specialist

Information Systems
Timothy Northrup, Information Systems Manager  

Museum Shop
Jane Precella, Retail Services Manager
Cathy Born, Retail Services Assistant Manager
Retail Associates:
     Alex Barelos*
     Natalie McGovern*
     Jada Messick*

Facility Rental & Events
James Laurent, Events Manager
Randy Figura, Stage & Audio Visual Manager
Heather Tedesco, Director of Catering and
     Café Durham

Facilities Management
Steven Tlsty, Facility Manager
Thomas Fleming, Facility Engineer 
Scott Orr, Building & Grounds Manager
Arthur Lehr, Building & Grounds Supervisor
Building & Grounds Maintenance Technicians:
     Jordan Cairncross
     David Dieter
Kyle Johnson, Landscape Maintenance Technician
Open, Building & Grounds Specialist

Visitor Services & Protection
Randy Eddy, Visitor Services & Protection Manager

Visitor Services & Protection Supervisors:
     Douglas Gunn
     William Lasky
     Julie Schram 

Visitor Services & Protection Representatives: 
     Cordell Adkins
     Kyle Behrens
     Jerome Bradford
     Josh Brown
     Charles Dabney
     Marie Garro
     Julianne Hackler
     Matthias Jeske
     Carl Overfield
     Heather Pecoraro
     Chad Pribyl
     Deborah Siembieda
     Miranda Bradley*
     Ian Christie*
     Katherine Consola*
     Katie Herring*
     Chelsea Kreuzman*
     Erin Laney*
     Eileen McCarthy*
     Anna Schmidt*
     Nicholas Spencer*

Curatorial & Collections 
Toby Jurovics, Chief Curator & Richard and Mary Holland Curator of American Western Art
(402) 661-3886

Curatorial
Karin M. Campbell, Phil Willson Curator of 
    Contemporary Art
Dana E. Cowen, Ph.D., Associate Curator of
    European Art
Erin Walcek Averett, Ph.D., Adjunct Curator of 
    Antiquities; Assistant Professor of Archaeology,
    Creighton University
Ruby C. Hagerbaumer, Assistant Curator for
     Exhibitions*

Collections
Sarah Haines, Associate Registrar
Kevin Salzman, Installation & Design Manager
Open, Preparator

 
Education
Nancy Round,
Director of Education & Outreach 
(402) 661-3859 

Susie Severson, Director of Adult Programs
Karla Lechtenberger, Tour Coordinator
Laura Huntimer, Director of School Programs &
     Interactive Media
Ben Jones, Interactive Media Coordinator*
Tom Simons, Youth & Family Programs Manager
Andrew Smith, Studio Programs Manager  
Katie Temple, Studio Programs Assistant*
Weston Thomson, Community Outreach Manager
Maranda Allbritten, Community Outreach
     Coordinator*
Katie Temple, Kent Bellows Mentoring Program
     Coordinator
Sophie Newell, Education Programs Assistant
Katie Herring, Volunteer Coordinator*
EdTech Gallery Assistants:
     Miranda Bradley*
     Robert Klein Engler*
Art Works Assistants:
     Miranda Bradley*
     Amanda DeFazio*
     Katie Herring*
     Linda Hilliar*
Alison Ball, Weitz Family Fellow


Development
Hillary Nather-Detisch, Director of Development
(402) 661-3883

Agne Dizona, Foundation Giving & Major
     Donor Manager, (402) 661-3887
Jessica Blackman, Membership & Special Events
     Manager
Beth Stinson, Database Manager & Development
     Assistant


Marketing
Amy Rummel, Director of Marketing &
Public Relations
(402) 661-3822

Jennifer Gleason, Marketing & Design Manager
Candace Berger, Marketing Assistant*




*part-time
**temporary full-time