Museum Staff

Gail Andrews

Gail Andrews

R. Hugh Daniel Director

Gail Andrews has served as R. Hugh Daniel Director of the Birmingham Museum of Art since 1996. She first joined the Museum in 1976 as Curator of Decorative Arts, subsequently serving as Assistant Director and Acting Director.


Johnny McIntosh

Chief Financial Officer

Ernest Hudson

Senior Accountant

Jennifer Powell

Accounting Assistant


Robin Meador-Woodruff

Special Projects

Jeannine A. O’Grody

Deputy Director, Chief Curator


Cate McCusker Boehm

Director of Marketing and Communications

James Williams

Creative Director

Suzi Van Sickle

Marketing and Communications Coordinator


Margaret K. Burnham

Objects Conservator

Lisa Stewart

Collection Care Specialist


Graham C. Boettcher, PhD

Chief Curator, William Cary Hulsey Curator of American Art

Wassan Al-Khudhairi

Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art

Mollie Bartholomew

Curatorial Assistant

Terry Beckham

Exhibitions Designer

Anne Forschler-Tarrasch, PhD

Senior Curator, Marguerite Jones Harbert and John M. Harbert III Curator of Decorative Arts

Emily G. Hanna, PhD

Curator of the Arts of Africa and the Americas

Kelli Morgan

Ford Dissertation Fellow In Residence

Robert Schindler, PhD

Curator of European Art

Kristi Taft

Exhibitions Officer

Donald A. Wood, PHD

Senior Curator, The Virginia and William M. Spencer III Curator of Asian Art


Carrie Montgomery

Development Events Manager

Nicholas McLaughlin

Development Officer - Visitor Services and Sales

Amanda Spencer

Senior Development Officer - Corporate Giving

Kate Cleveland

Director of Development

Andrew Farrell

Development Associate - Database Administrator, Manager of Prospect Research


Toby H. Richards


Kristen Greenwood

Associate Curator of Education for Adult Programs

Lindsey Hammel

Volunteer Services Manager

Kristi McMillan

Assistant Curator of Education for Visitor Engagement

Information Technology

Nathan Poe

I.T. Director

Photography and Visual Resources

Sean Pathasema

Director of Photography and Visual Services


Priscilla Tapio

Head Preparator

Spencer Shoults

Assistant Preparator

Rashid Qandil

Assistant Preparator

Mark Griffo

Assistant Preparator


Eric McNeal

Assistant Registrar for Exhibitions

Mary Villadsen

Associate Registrar of Collections/Loans

Suzanne Stephens

Database Administrator


J.R. Feagins

Chief of Museum Security