The Eiteljorg Museum Staff Directory

President’s Office

John Vanausdall 

President and CEO

Molly Sass 

Assistant to the President

317.275.1313 | Email Molly


Nataly Lowder 

Vice President for Advancement

317.275.1311 | Email Nataly

Sally Dickson 

Development Manager

317.275.1365 | Email Sally

Susan St. Angelo

Corporate Relations Manager

317.275.1333 | Email Susan

Cassandra Sanborn 

Membership/Donor Engagement Manager

317.275.1360 | Email Cassandra

Kay Hinds 

Development Coordinator

317.275.1341 | Email Kay

Mary Whistler 

Development Associate

317.275.1316 | Email Mary

Bert Beiswanger 

Dir. of Marketing and Comm.

317.275.1317 | Email Bert

Bryan Corbin 

Public Relations Manager

317.275.1315 | Email Bryan

Hyacinth Rucker 

Digital Marketing Manager

317.275.1388 | Email Hyacinth

Finance and Administration

Susan Lewis 

Vice President of Administration and Chief Financial Officer

317.275.1314 | Email Susan

Lezlie Laxton 

Director of Human Resources

317.275.1335 | Email Lezlie

Mary Downey

Accounting Assistant

317.275.1334 | Email Mary

Matt Askren 

Accounting Associate

317.275.1326 | Email Matt

Tom Coble 

Director of Technology

317.275.1354 | Email Tom

Paul Jones 

IT & Audio Video Specialist PT

317.275.1354 | Email Paul

Curatorial, Collections and Exhibitions

Elisa Phelps 

Vice President & Chief Curatorial Officer

317.275.1322 | Email Elisa

Scott Shoemaker, Ph.D. 

Thomas G. & Susan C. Hoback Curator of Native American Art, History & Culture

317.275.1342 | Email Scott

Jennifer Complo McNutt 

Curator of Contemporary Art

317.275.1362 | Email Jennifer

Johanna Blume 

Curator of Western Art, History & Culture

317.275.1327 | Email Johanna

Dorene Red Cloud 

Assistant Curator of Native American Art

317.275.1352 | Email Dorene

Allison Evans 

Director of Museum Collections

317-275-1358 | Email Allison

Christa Barleben 


317.275.1359 | Email Christa

Rebekah Ryan 

Collections Manager

317.275.1357 | Email Rebekah

Liz Ale

Collections Assistant

317.275.1378 | Email Liz

Steve Sipe 

Director of Exhibition and Graphic Design

317.275.1331 | Email Steve

Ashley Robinson 

Exhibit Specialist

317.275.1392 | Email Ashley

Public Programs and Education

Alisa Nordholt-Dean 

Beeler Family Director of Education and Public Programs

317.275.1319 | Email Alisa

Sandy Schmidt 

Public Programs Manager

317.275.1348 | Email Sandy

Brandi Crocker 

Public Events Coordinator

317.275.1369 | Email Brandi

Kyrra Clevenger

Public Programs Assistant

317.275.1377 | Email Kyrra

Deborah Kish 

Volunteer Services Manager

317.275.1325 | Email Deborah

Eric Hinkle 

School and Group Tours

317.275.1350 | Email

Suzanne Braun-McGee 


317.275.1346 | Email


LaMarr Easter 

Vice President of Operations

317.275.1372 | Email LaMarr

Robert Tate 

Director of Merchandising

317.275.1349 | Email Robert

Sarah Naum

Retail Operations Coordinator

317.275.1355 | Email Sarah

Lorna Speece 

Manager of Catering & Rental & Events

317.275.1329 | Email Lorna

Madison Hincks

Manager of Guest Services 

317-275-1310/1338 | Email Madison

Jeff Spillman 

Manager, Eiteljorg Museum Café (Kahn’s Catering)

317.275.1324 | Email Jeff

Have a question for the team?