Our Team

Executive Office

Kate Bennett, President
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Tosha Churchill, Assistant to the President
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Dan Menelly, Chief Science Officer
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Member and Visitor Services

Heidi Luizzi, Director of Member and Visitor Services
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School and Group Scheduling, Class Registration, Camps
585.697.1942


Strasenburgh Planetarium

Steve Fentress, Director, Strasenburgh Planetarium
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Planetarium Box Office
585.697.1945


Cumming Nature Center

Nathan Hayes, Director, Cumming Nature Center
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Collections and Exhibits

 

Kathryn Murano Santos, Senior Director for Collections and Exhibits
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George McIntosh, Director, Collections
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Lois Shaffer, Deputy Director of Exhibits
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Rich Smith, Manager of Interactive Development
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Calvin UzelmeierDirector of Featured Content, Exhibition Support and Special Projects
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Advancement

Pam Jackson, VP, Advancement
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Lindsay Recktenwald, Annual Giving Manager
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Katie Mackey, Corporate and Foundations Relations Manager
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Kim Oser, Events Manager
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Amanda Bayer, Marketing Communications Manager 
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Hannah Barry, Online Marketing Specialist
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Education/Family Programs

All class and camp registration questions please call:
585.697.1942

Joelle Adolfi, Associate Director of Youth and Family Programs
585-271-4552 x 347 | Send Email

Allison Shultes, Associate Director for Integrated STEM
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Finance

Candice Sheffer, VP, Finance & Human Resources
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Hospitality/Facility Rental

Sarah JanasHospitality Coordinator
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Human Resources

Bonnie Turner, Human Resources Manager
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Operations

Griffith StappenbeckDirector, Facilities & Building Services
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Elizabeth Dugdale, Administrative Assistant, Operations
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Preschool

Janet Finch-Levy, Head of Preschool
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Volunteers

Liz Albertorio-Saez, Volunteer Coordinator
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