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.


Executive Director & CEO
Kristen A. Shepherd


Manager of Special Projects
Jorge Vidal  

Executive Assistant to the Executive Director & CEO
Carmel Feaster 


Senior Curator of Collections & Exhibitions
Stanton Thomas, PhD

Senior Curator of Early Western Art
Michael Bennett, PhD

Curator of Contemporary Art
Katherine Pill

Curator of Photography
Allison Moore, PhD

Curator of Photography
Jane Aspinwall, PhD

Manager of Curatorial Affairs & Communications
Bridget Bryson

Amanda Robinson

Assistant Curator
Erin Wilson

Lead Preparator
Jorge Valenzuela

Will Douglas

Curatorial and Registration Assistant
Rachel Rydquist

Public Programs

Curator of Public Programs
Margaret Murray

Manager of Education & Youth Programs
Kimberlynn Martin

Admissions & Visitor Services

Manager of Visitor Services &
Group Tours
Billy Summer

Development & Membership

Chief Development Officer
Nina James Antonetti, PhD

Director of Institutional & Planned Giving
Daryl DeBerry

Manager of Member Services
Kimberly Finn

Development Officer
Matthew R. Taden

Development Coordinator
Samantha Wassmer

Marketing & Public Relations

Director of Marketing & Communications
Darcy Schuller


Director of Operations
J.P. Fatseas

Events & Audio Visual Specialist
Mike Pippen

Facilities Associate
Damian Piekarski


Director of Finance & Accounting
Leonie Alexandre

Staff Accountant
Bud Brown