All staff can be reached through the Museum main number, 816-753-5784, 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. CST Monday–Friday. You may also leave a written message via the Museum's contact form.

General Contact Info

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
4420 Warwick Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64111
Telephone: 816-753-5784   Fax: 816-753-5806

Kemper Museum Staff


Sean O'Harrow, Executive Director

Pia Bakala, Executive Assistant



Erin Dziedzic, Director of Curatorial Affairs

Jade Powers, Assistant Curator

Sandy Davis, Chief Registrar and Exhibitions Manager

Elizabeth Lumpkin, Registrar and Rights & Reproductions Manager

William Toney, Lead Preparator

Raegan Koepsel, Preparator


Learning & Engagement                                                                 

Anne Gatschet, Museum Educator: Docents, Schools, and Tours

Brooks Fitzpatrick, Visitor Services Coordinator

Ellie Closen, Teen Arts Council Coordinator



Don Schreiner, Director of Advancement

Gayle Hathorne, Development Coordinator​

Martha Atlas, Grant Writer



Kathy Surber, Director of Finance and Operations

Vickie Davis, Finance Manager

Ryann Moore, Finance Associate


Marketing & Communications                                                                  

Louise Forster, Marketing and Communications Manager

Graham Carroll, Digital Access Producer


Human Resources                                                   

Diane Lambert, Human Resources Manager


Museum Protection                                                 

Neal Dazey, Museum Protection and Operations Manager

Andy Ozier, Museum Protection Assistant Manager

Stephanie Eckermann, Kemper East Site Supervisor

Donmeano Jackson, Museum Protection Officer II

Elise Kelly, Museum Protection Officer II

Doug Tuttle, Museum Protection Officer II

Paige Gordon, Museum Protection Officer I

Alexander Isgriggs, Museum Protection Officer I

Ian Teeple, Museum Protection Officer I

Bessy Villeda, Museum Protection Officer I

Ryan Plaisance, Museum Protection Officer I

Benjamin Johnson, Museum Protection Officer I

Shaurie Litton, Museum Protection Officer I

Nicholas Summers, Museum Protection Officer I

Benjamin Allen, Museum Protection Officer I

Jack Clayton, Museum Protection Officer I

Café Sebastienne                                                     

Rick Mullins, Executive Chef

Patrick Nudo, Sous Chef


Special Events

Natasha Olinetchouk, Special Events Assistant Manager


Museum Shop                                                          

Abbey Sandberg, Retail Operations Manager

Luke Blevins, Museum Shop Sales Associate

Indrasari Mursid, Museum Shop Sales Associate



Paul Watts, Facility Manager

Kemper Museum Trustees

Mary Kemper Wolf, Chair

L. Joshua Sosland, Vice-Chair

Bebe Hunt, Emerita, Co-Founder

Consuelo Cruz

William C. Gautreaux

Dr. Adrienne Walker Hoard

Karen Holland

Clara Irazábal

Alexander “Sandy” Kemper

Mariner Kemper

Lindsay Major

Duvel “DJ” Pierre 

Dennis Rilinger, Secretary