Staff

Administration

CEO
Karyn Flynn
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Executive Assistant to the CEO
Kim Marcellino
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Center for Childhood Creativity

Vice President of Education Strategy, Bay Area Discovery Museum
& Director, Center for Childhood Creativity
Elizabeth Rood
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Head of Research
Helen Hadani
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Partnerships Coordinator
Babe Liberman
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Development

Vice President of External Relations
Brandy Vause
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Senior Manager of Membership and Admissions
Lauren Cooper
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Senior Manager of Events
Elizabeth Friedrich
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Events Coordinator/Birthday Party Coordinator
Martyna Majchrzak
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Donor Services Manager
Kristina O’Brien
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Senior Manager of Corporate Relations
Julia Russell
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Major Gifts Officer and Council Liaison
Lea Wood
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Development & Campaign Associate
Nicole Abrevaya
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Educational Content and Programming

Vice President of Education Strategy, Bay Area Discovery Museum
& Director, Center for Childhood Creativity
Elizabeth Rood
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Associate Director of Museum Programming
Amy Eisenmann
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Associate Director of STEM Education and Partnerships
Sara Norris
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Enrichment Programs Assistant Manager & Discovery School Assistant Teacher
Hannah Boston
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Education Assistant
Alissa Doyle
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Public Programs Coordinator 
Adrienne Gabriel
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Manager of Programs for Schools & Teachers
Cami Gordon
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Public Programs Assistant Manager
Sarah Hauser
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Senior Manager of Community Partnerships
Heather Miller
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Discovery School Manager and Lead Educator 
Elisa Pagliarulo
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Public Programs Manager
Danni Pascuma
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Connections Assistant Manager
Zoe Peters
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Enrichment Programs Manager
Danielle Pitchford
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Art Program Coordinator
Christina Sheils
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Education Assistant
Brooke Spezzano
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Discovery School Lead Teacher
Hailey Tropeano
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Art and Digital Design Assistant Manager
Alexis Weiner
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Education Coordinator – Community Partnerships
Yadira Valera
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Education Coordinator – Programs for Schools & Teachers
Joey Wong
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Designer-in-Residence

Tristan Schoening
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Museum Experience Manager
Chas Thomsen
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Marketing & Communications

Associate Director of Communications and Marketing
Amber Whiteside 
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Senior Communications Manager
Jennifer Moncayo
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External Relations Associate
Crystal Taylor
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Graphic Designer
Judy Wiatrek Trum
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Discovery Store

Senior Manager of Retail Operations
Mark Giberson
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Store Assistant
Kathleen Roberts

Priyanka Subramanyam

Operations and Exhibitions

Operations Manager
Glen Decker
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Operations Technician
Kenny Egan
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Operations Assistants

  • Matt George
  • Peter Gibson

Exhibition Operations Manager
Rick Roth
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Exhibitions Technicians

  • Jesse Beckman
  • Todd Muffoletto

Front Desk Assistants

  • Yesenia Lopez
  • Stephanie Swalberg

Finance and Human Resources

Chief Financial Officer & Vice President of Operations
Michelle Martinez
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Staff Accountant
Lisanne Aguilar 
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Human Resources Senior Manager 
Cheryl Jakielo
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Senior Accountant
Jorge Perez
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