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Administration and Staff

Trustees for Harvard University

Lawrence S. Bacow, President

James W. Breyer

Kenneth I. Chenault

Paul J. Finnegan

Susan L. Graham

William F. Lee

Biddy Martin

Jessica Tuchman Mathews

Karen Gordon Mills

Penny Pritzker

David M. Rubenstein

Shirley M. Tilghman

Theodore V. Wells, Jr.


Executive Committee for Harvard University

Thomas B. F. Cummins, Dumbarton Oaks Professor of the History of Pre-Columbian and Colonial Art

Ioli Kalavrezou, Dumbarton Oaks Professor of Byzantine Art

Robin Kelsey, Dean of Arts and Humanities, Shirley Carter Burden Professor of Photography, Ex Officio

Michael Puett, Walter C. Klein Professor of Chinese History; Chair of the Committee on the Study of Religion

Mathilda van Es, Associate Dean for Administration for Arts and Humanities, Ex Officio

Jan M. Ziolkowski, Arthur Kingsley Porter Professor of Medieval Latin; Director of the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Ex Officio


Honorary Affiliates

Susan Boyd, Curator of the Byzantine Collection, 1979–2004

Giles Constable, Director, 1977–1984


Director’s Office

Jan Ziolkowski, Director

Yota Batsaki, Executive Director

Pallavi Jain, Human Resources Director

Erica Bogese, Communications Manager

Marlee Clayton, Senior Executive Assistant and Project Coordinator

Nicole Eddy, Managing Editor, Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library 

Charlotte Gutierrez, Events Assistant

Susannah Italiano, Events Manager

Emily Jacobs, Manager of Academic Programs

Courtney Randolph, Executive Assistant

Kristina RoyalHuman Resources Specialist

Valerie Stains, Artistic Director, Music at Dumbarton Oaks


Research Appointments

Eric McGeer, Consultant for Byzantine Sigillography


Byzantine Studies

Anna Stavrakopoulou, Resident Program Director for Byzantine Studies

Senior Fellows

John Duffy, Chair

Dimiter Angelov

Elizabeth Bolman

Ioli Kalavrezou

Derek Krueger

Claudia Rapp


Garden and Landscape Studies

Thaïsa Way, Resident Program Director for Garden and Landscape Studies

Taylor Johnson, Rare Book Collection Assistant

Jane Padelford, Program Coordinator in Garden and Landscape Studies

Anatole Tchikine, Curator of Rare Books, Garden and Landscape Studies

Senior Fellows

Sonja Dümpelmann

Georges Farhat

Kathryn Gleason

Ron Henderson

Elizabeth Meyer, Chair

John Pinto


Pre-Columbian Studies

Frauke Sachse, Program Director for Pre-Columbian Studies

Adrianne Varitimidis, Program Coordinator for Pre-Columbian Studies

Senior Fellows

Tamara Bray

Kenneth Hirth

Patricia McAnany, Chair

Barbara Mundy

María Teresa Uriarte

John Verano



Alan Dirican, Director of Facilities 

Manuel Delgado, Assistant Director of Facilities

Andrea Wilbourn, Facilities Project Manager


Mario García, Facilities and Services Coordinator

J. David Cruz-Delgado, Events and Services Coordinator

Bryan Anderson, Building Assistant

Noel Gabitan, Building Assistant

Tafara Gadson, Building Assistant

Jose Luis Guerrero, Building Assistant

Bishnu Khanal, Building Assistant

José Pineda, Building Assistant


Marco Bellot, Chief Engineer

Kenneth Johnson, Senior Building Engineer

Michael Neal, Mechanical Maintenance Technician


Hector Paz, Executive Chef Manager

Deysi M. Escobar-Ventura, Refectory Assistant

Dominador Salao, Kitchen Assistant



Manuel Cuyun, Director of Finance

Elizabeth Finley, Financial Assistant

Jonathan Lee, Payroll and Benefits Coordinator



Jonathan Kavalier, Director of Gardens and Grounds

Ricardo Aguilar, Gardener

Austin Ankers, Gardener

Miguel Bonilla, Crew Leader

Melissa Brizer, Greenhouse Specialist

Rigoberto Castellon, Crew Leader

Kimberly Frietze, Administrative Assistant

Walter Howell, Gardener

Luis Marmol, Gardener

Donald Mehlman, Gardener

Pedro Paulino, Gardener

Manuel Pineda, Crew Leader

Marc Vedder, Integrated Pest Management Specialist


Information Technology

Charlotte Johnson, Information Technology Director

Gregory Blakey, Client Support Technician

Andrea Gobourne, Help Desk Technician

Janaki Reddi, Database Developer

Komlan Segbedji, System Engineer



Daniel Boomhower, Director of Library

Courtney Carullo, Library Assistant

Kimball Clark, Cataloger

Vickie Crawley, Serials Assistant

Ingrid Gibson, Interlibrary Loan Librarian

Wendy Johnson, Cataloger

Flora Lindsay-Herrera, Pre-Columbian Studies Librarian

Sarah Mackowski, Acquisitions Assistant

Sandra Parker-Provenzano, Head Cataloger

Sarah B. Pomerantz, Serials and Acquisitions Librarian

Joshua Robinson, Byzantine Studies Librarian

Bettina Smith, Manager, Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives

Toni Stephens, Library Assistant

Alyson Williams, Reader Services Librarian



Elizabeth Dospel Williams, Assistant Curator, Byzantine Collection

Joni Joseph, Museum Collections Manager and Registrar

Joseph Mills, Photographer

Juan Antonio Murro, Assistant Curator, Pre-Columbian Collection

Ellen Richardson, Manager of Exhibitions 

Jonathan Shea, Assistant Curator of Coins and Seals

Patti L. Sheer, Museum Shop Manager

Peter Tsouras, Museum Exhibit Technician



Kathy Sparkes, Director of Publications

Claire Aelion-Moss, Editor I

Sara Taylor, Managing Editor, Art and Archaeology

Lain Wilson, Digital Content Manager



Kenneth Calvert, Director of Security