Museum of Man Staff

Address: 1350 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
Main Email:
Main Telephone: (619) 239-2001
Fax: (619) 239-2749

E-mail an individual staff member or department by clicking on the names below.


Chief Executive Officer Micah D. Parzen, Ph.D., J.D. ext. 14
Deputy Director Ben Garcia ext. 17
Human Resources Director Janice Rougas, M.B.A. ext. 79
Executive Assistant Marisa Schumacher ext. 41
Receptionist/ Admin. Assistant Melissa Hernandez ext. 10
Curatorial & Cultural Resources: email Collections Dept.
Director of Cultural Resources Kelly Hyberger ext. 46
Cultural Resources Manager, Ethnology Sarah Condomitti ext. 42
Cultural Resources Manager, Indigenous Partnerships Emily Burgueno ext. 56
Cultural Resources Manager, NAGPRA Eva Trujillo ext. 40
Senior Cultural Resources Manager/ Registrar Kara Vetter ext. 44
Registration Assistant Sarah Conner ext. 89
Cultural Resources Assistant Genevieve Demasi
Development: email Development Dept.
Chief Development Officer Claudia Ehrlich, M.B.A ext. 16
Foundation and Government Relations Officer James Haddan, M.A. ext. 30
Development Manager Joanna Nimri, M.A. ext. 21
Development Associate Sarah Booher, M.A. ext. 19
Development Assistant Lilian Meza ext. 33
Education and Public Engagement: email Education Dept. ext. 75
Director of Education and Public Engagement Brandie Macdonald ext. 36
Public Engagement Manager Catherine Lee ext. 73
Education Specialist: Race, Equity, and Social Justice Sydney Garcia ext. 82
Education Specialist: Indigenous Cultures and Decolonization Faith Morris ext. 23
School and Public Programs Coordinator Elena Savignano ext. 67
Volunteer Programs Specialist Sharleen Eusebio, M.A. ext. 49
Lead Gallery Educator Felipe Cardenas ext. 39
Gallery Educator Jean Stein – –
Gallery Educator Shawn Hayes – –
Gallery Educator Kasey Nauton – –
Gallery Educator Justine Clark – –
Gallery Educator Taylor Funderburk – –
Gallery Educator Jose Gonzalez – –
Gallery Educator Lara Segura – –
Gallery Educator Cat Jensen – –
Gallery Educator Sierra Jennings – –
Director of Exhibits Erika Katayama, M.A. ext. 25
Exhibit Developer Sandy McCann, M.A. ext. 70
Exhibit Designer David Reynoso  – –
Exhibit Fabrication Manager Kate Clyde ext. 76
Senior Exhibit Fabricator Libby Tallman, M.A. ext. 22
Exhibit Technician C. Paul Majors ext. 22
Facilities Manager Mario Guerrero ext. 28
Facilities Technician Eric Ortiz ext. 38
Chief Financial Officer Tabitha McMahon ext. 18
Staff Accountant Brianna Mirabile ext. 34
Accounting Assistant Beatriz Camero ext. 27
Database Administrator Bina Maheswari ext. 26
Marketing & Communications: email Marketing Dept.
Director of Marketing & Communications Shannon Fowler, M.A.  ext. 20
Marketing & Communications Associate Sarah Luken ext. 43
Digital Content Associate Samantha Andico ext. 29
Lead Graphic Designer Sonya Calderon ext. 51
Graphic Designer Alonso Lopez ext. 24
Director of Operations Jody Forrest ext. 74
Special Events Manager Teri Saffon, M.A. ext. 31
Security Guard Shelby Miller – –
Security Guard Emmanuel Castro – –
Security Guard Austin Salmon – –
Security Guard Alejandro Ibaibarriaga – –
Security Guard Tom McLoughlin – –
Security Guard Yaphet Yokley – –
Security Desk Security ext 99
Visitor Relations email Visitor Experience Dept. ext. 32
Lead Visitor Relations Associate Ariel Baumbaugh ext. 37
Visitor Relations Associate Shawn Hayes – –
Visitor Relations Associate Michael Cipriano – –
Visitor Relations Associate Samantha Farrell – –
Visitor Relations Associate Bianca Millan – –
Visitor Relations Associate Haley Rowe – –
Visitor Relations Associate Albert Contreras – –
Visitor Relations Associate Jaime Rainwater – –
Visitor Relations Associate Isaac Gray
Admissions Desk Admissions ext. 32