VAM Staff will be working remotely until further notice. We will check our mail regularly & you can always reach us via email. Staff list is on the Leadership page.

VAM Leadership

Thank you to our wonderful leadership! For contact information, please hover or click on a leadership member's profile below.

Governing Council

Robert Orrison
Robert Orrison
Historic Preservation Division Manager Prince William County Historic Preservation Division (703)431-2869
President
Scott Stroh
Scott Stroh
Executive Director Gunston Hall (703)550-9220
VP, Planning and Resources
Karen Daly
Karen Daly
Executive Director Dumbarton House (202)337-2288
VP, Member Engagement
Jeffrey Nichols
Jeffrey Nichols
Executive Director (860)205-5664
Treasurer
Gretchen Bulova
Gretchen Bulova
Director, Office of Historic Alexandria Office of Historic Alexandria (703)746-4737
Past President
John Long
John Long
Director of Education National D-Day Memorial Foundation (540)586-3329
Director, Southwest & Blue Ridge
Robin von Seldeneck
Robin von Seldeneck
Chief Executive Officer Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library (540)885-0897
Director, Mountain & Valley
Felicia Abrams
Manager for Onsite Education Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation (757)253-4436
Director, Tidewater & Eastern Shore
Eric Wilson
Eric Wilson
Executive Director Rockbridge Historical Society (540)260-5091
Director, History
Margo Smith
Margo Smith
Director Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection, UVA (434)244-0234
Director, Universities & College Museums/Galleries
Andrew Coulomb
Andrew Coulomb
Director of Operations & Capital Projects (804)649-0711
Director, Emerging Museum Professionals
Steven Blashfield
Steven Blashfield
Glave & Holmes Architecture
Director-at-Large
Jaime Fawcett
Jaime Fawcett
Executive Director Hanover History and Culture Museum (804)357-9230
Director-at-Large
Nathan Stalvey
Nathan Stalvey
Director Clarke County Historical Association Museum and Archives (540)955-2600
Director-at-Large
Matthew Gibson
Matthew Gibson
Virginia Humanities (434)924-3296
Ex-Officio Member
Jeffrey Allison
Manager, Statewide Programs and Exhibitions Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (804)204-2671
Ex-Officio Member
Cameron Patterson
Managing Director Robert Russa Moton Museum 434.315.8775x4
Director, Central Virginia
Veronica Gallardo
Veronica Gallardo
Collections and Operations Manager Casemate Museum at Fort Monroe Authority (757)690-8066
Director-at-Large
Seth Feman
Seth Feman
Deputy Director for Art & Interpretation Chrysler Museum of Art (757)333-6268
Director, Art
Samuel Mckelvey
Samuel Mckelvey
Executive Director Menokin Foundation (804)333-1776
Director, Historic Houses
Taylor Snow
Social Studies Specialist Virginia Department of Education
Director-at-Large

Staff

Jennifer Thomas
Jennifer Thomas
Executive Director Virginia Association of Museums (804)358-3172
Executive Director
Christina Newton
Christina Newton
Assistant Director/Programs Virginia Association of Museums (804)358-3173
Assistant Director
Daniel Goldstein
Daniel Goldstein
Membership/Development Coordinator Virginia Association of Museums (804)358-3170
Membership & Development Coordinator
Su Thongpan
Su Thongpan
Bookkeeper Virginia Association of Museums (804)358-3170
Bookkeeper