Museum of Fine Arts

255 Beach Dr NE
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
(727) 896-2667

Fax: (727) 894-4638

To contact individual staff members, please send an email request to and specify the department or person you wish to contact. For information on current job openings at the MFA, click here.

The MFA provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, MFA complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

MFA Staff

Executive Director & CEO
Anne-Marie Russell


Senior Manager of Special Projects
Jorge Vidal   


Senior Curator of Collections & Exhibitions
Stanton Thomas, PhD

Senior Curator of Ancient Art
Michael Bennett, PhD

Senior Curator of Photography
Jane Aspinwall, PhD

Senior Curator of Contemporary Art
Katherine Pill

Associate Curator
Erin Wilson

Director of Curatorial Affairs
Bridget Bryson

Associate Registrar
Rachel Rydquist

Lead Preparator
Paul Churchill

Lindsey Bassett 

Curatorial & Registration Assistant
Courtney Toelle

Admissions & Visitor Services

Manager of Visitor Services &
Group Tours
Billy Summer


Director of Advancement
Kate Samy

Major Gift Officer
Preston Scott

Manager of Institutional and Corporate Giving 
Todd Wellman

Development Coordinator
Guy Stricklin

Events Coordinator
Sooky Kim

Marketing & Public Relations

Director of Communications & Strategic Initiatives
Darcy Schuller


Senior Director of Operations
J.P. Fatseas

Events & Audio Visual Specialist
Mike Pippen

Facilities Associate
Damian Piekarski


Director of Accounting
Martha Goodwill