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The Museum Conservation Institute - Staff


Robert J. Koestler, Director; Chief ScientistRobert J. Koestler

Director; Chief Scientist



Paula T. DePriest, Deputy DirectorPaula T. Depriest

Deputy Director



Mary Ballard, Senior Textile Conservator Mary W. Ballard

Senior Textile Conservator



Harriet (Rae) F. Beaubien, Head of Conservation/Senior Objects ConservatorHarriet (Rae) F. Beaubien

Head of Conservation/Senior Objects Conservator



A. Elena Charola

Research Scientist

Melanie E. Feather, Assistant Director for OperationsMelanie E. Feather

Assistant Director for Operations



Christine A.M. France, Physical ScientistChristine A. M. France

Physical Scientist



Jennifer Giaccai, Conservation ScientistJennifer Giaccai

Conservation Scientist



Carol A. Grissom, Senior Objects ConservatorCarol A. Grissom

Senior Objects Conservator



Francine T. Lewis, Management Support AssistantFrancine T. Lewis

Management Support Specialist



Nicole C. Little, Physical ScientistNicole Little

Physical Scientist



Odile MaddenOdile Madden

Research Scientist



Mehdi MoiniMehdi Moini

Research Scientist



Ann B. N'GadiAnn B. N'Gadi

Technical Information Specialist/Webmaster



Beverly M. Smith, Assistant to the Director Beverly M. Smith

Assistant to the Director



Hanna SzczepanowskaHanna Szczepanowska

Research Conservator



Jia-sun Tsang, LEED, Senior Paintings ConservatorJia-sun Tsang, LEED AP

Senior Paintings Conservator



Edward Vicenzi, Research ScientistEdward Vicenzi

Research Scientist



Melvin J. Wachowiak, Jr., Senior ConservatorMelvin J. Wachowiak, Jr.

Senior Conservator



E. Keats Webb

E. Keats Webb

Imaging Specialist



Vernetta M. Williams, Administrative OfficerVernetta M. Williams

Administrative Officer





Roland H. Cunningham, Senior Paintings ConservatorRoland H. Cunningham

Senior Paintings Conservator



Martha Goodway

Metallurgist, Emeritus


Marion F. Mecklenburg, Senior Research ScientistMarion F. Mecklenburg

Senior Research Scientist



Donald C. Williams, Senior Furniture Conservator

Donald C. Williams

Senior Furniture Conservator




Former Staff

Current Fellows, Interns, Visiting Scientists, Visiting Scholars, and Volunteers

Past Fellows, Interns, Visiting Scientists, Visiting Scholars, and Volunteers