Our Team

Dr. Cleveland Johnson, President/CEO

Administration | Finance | Operations

Connie Read, Deputy Director 

Kathy Francis, Manager, Volunteers and Special Projects
Nina Hoffer, Private Events Manager
Peter Stevens, Security and Safety Coordinator
Anthony Ramirez,
Manager, Facility Operations

Exhibitions | Collections

Ronald T. Labaco, Director of Exhibitions and Collections/Chief Curator

Michelle Graves, Curatorial Assistant
Sara O’Connor, Preparator
Jere Ryder, Conservator, Guinness Collection
Gillian Suss, Registrar and Collections Manager

Live Arts

Brett Wellman Messenger, Curatorial Director of Live Arts

Lewis Perlmutter, Technical Director Bickford Theatre
Laurel Smith, Manager, Bickford Theatre


Marcus Romero, Director of Marketing and Communications

Sonya Maizell, Graphic Designer

Membership | Development | Visitor Services

Mira Prives, Director of Development

Stefanie Hessein, Visitor Services Associate
Khloe Crimando, Manager of Individual Giving
Annabel Winchell, Institutional Giving Associate

Museum Learning and STEAM Interpretation

Gabrielle Meyer, Director of Museum Learning and STEAM Interpretation

Museum Shop

Maggie Bernhard, Shop Assistant
Marian Davis,
Shop Assistant
Kathy Haviland, Museum Shop Manager

Morris Museum Board of Trustees

Edward von der Linde, Chair
Marsha Baldinger, Vice Chair
Barry H. Jaruzelski, Vice Chair
Nelson Schaenen, Jr., Vice Chair
Richard A. Watson, Esq., Secretary
Margie Wang, Treasurer
Darren Schulman, Assistant Treasurer
Alexandra L. Braunstein, M.D.
Frank Cesaro
Scott G. Leonard, Esq.
Matt Mignon
Shana Newstadt
Richard Nolan, Esq.
Robert L. Ricciardi