NEW! Purchase general admission online!

Museum Hours: Tuesday - Sunday 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

NEW! Purchase general admission online!

Visit the Museum 608.256.6445 Find Us
Museum Hours: Tuesday - Sunday 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

MCM Leadership

Deb Gilpin, Executive DirectorPresident & CEO 
Deborah Gilpin
608.256.6445, ext. 553
Email

 

 

dani-luckett

Director of Development
Dani Luckett
608.256.6445, ext. 534
Email

 

Kia Karlen, Director of Education
Director of Education
Kia Karlen
608.256.6445, ext. 541
Email

 

brendafotoDirector of Exhibits
Brenda Baker
608.256.6445, ext. 545
Email

 

 

Director of Facilities
Luke Schultz
608.256.6445, ext. 150
Email

 

 

1978680_10152360414711543_5407664320837934777_n

 

Director of Marketing & Communications
Jonathan Zarov
608.256.6445, ext. 149
Email

 

 


Administrative Staff

Controller
Melanie Patterson
608.256.6445, ext. 164
Email

Operations Manager
Jessie-Rae Starr
608.256.6445, ext. 385
Email


Development Staff

American Girl Benefit Sale Event Manager
Lisa Clark
608.256.6445, ext. 777
Email

Development Officer
Gabriella March Gerhardt
608.256.6445, ext. 537
Email

Grants & Stewardship Manager
Anna January
608.256.6445, ext. 535
Email

Special Events Manager
Stephanie Sabo
608.256.6445, ext. 536
Email


Education Staff

Art Studio Manager
Laurie Rossbach
608.256.6445, ext. 146
Email

Associate Director of Education
Sandra Bonnici
608.256.6445, ext. 542
Email

Early Learning Manager
Heather Davis
608.256.6445, ext. 145
Email

Education Supervisor
Casey Coolidge
608.3256.6445, ext. 444
Email

Environmental Education Manager
Cheryl DeWelt
608.256.6445, ext. 142
Email

Possible-opolis Manager
Tim Dreyer
608.256.6445, ext. 379
Email

Visitor Services Coordinator
Anneke van Lith
608.256.6445, ext. 552
Email 


Exhibits Staff

Exhibit and Graphic Designer
Nadia Niggli
608.256.6445, ext. 547
Email

Exhibits Fabricator
George Bruhn
608.256.6445, ext. 151
Email

Exhibit Maintenance Technician
Sarah Deppe
608.256.6445, ext. 387
Email

Project and Maintenance Manager
Tim Dreyer
608.256.6445, ext. 379
Email

Senior Exhibits Designer and Fabricator
Jon Edwards
608.256.6445, ext. 549
Email

Technology Integration Specialist
James Schrader
608.256.6445, ext. 546
Email


Facilities Staff

Facilities Technician
John Laurence
608.256.6445, ext. 152
Email

Grounds and Living Things Manager
Cheryl DeWelt
Email


Marketing Staff

Communications Coordinator
Kirsten Doescher
608.256.6445, ext. 539
Email

Data Integration Administrator
Kelley Rowe
608.256.6445, ext. 156
Email

Facility Rental Coordinator
James Belmont
608.256.6445, ext. 540
Email

Graphic Designer
Katherine Mead
608.256.6445, ext. 538
Email

Marketing Supervisor
Nicole Ziehm
608.256.6445, ext. 444
Email

Marketing Supervisor
Taylor Flesch
608.256.6445, ext. 444
Email

Membership Manager
Amanda Strobel Wise
608.256.6445, ext. 550
Email

Visitor Services Coordinator 
Matt Shutler
608.256.6445, ext. 382
Email


Board Officers, 2016-2017

Margaret “Peggy” Pyle, Chair
Vice Chair, The Pyle Group

José Madera, Vice-Chair
Assistant Dean, College of Letters & Science, UW Madison

Lisa Lange, Secretary
Chief Legal Officer/Chief Compliance Officer, Madison Investment Advisors

Tom Martorana, Treasurer
Senior Vice President, CMFG Life Insurance Company

Tim Heinrich, Officer-at-Large
Director-Customer Support Services, Alliant Energy


Board Members

TJ Blitz, CCIM
Managing Principal, Cresa Madison

Nathan G. Brinkman, CFBS
President, Triumph Wealth Management, LLC

Benjamin Brunette
Attorney, Husch Blackwell

Kaleem Caire
Founder & CEO, One City Early Learning Centers

Loan Dang Rathgeber
Community Volunteer

Jane Doughty
Community Volunteer

Joan Ershler, PhD
Director, Waisman Early Childhood Program, UW-Madison

Penelope Gialamas
Community Volunteer

Darcy Kind
Conservation Biologist, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Gloria Ladson-Billings
Kellner Family Chair in Urban Education, UW Madison

Katie Ryan Kurtz
Senior Strategist, Decision Point

Seth Pollak, PhD
Laboratory Director, Child Emotion Lab, Waisman Center

Matt Premo
Senior Project Manager, J.H. Findorff & Son Inc.

John R. Sims
Vice President, Private Banking Relationship Manager, The Private Client Reserve of U.S. Bank

David R. Stockwell
Chief Financial Officer, Therma-Stor

Leslie Watkins
Social Media & Marketing Manager, Hilldale Shopping Center

Stephen Zanoni
General Manager, Madison Concourse Hotel & Governor’s Club

© 2017 Madison Children's Museum | Privacy Policy