Museum Directory


Robert Gumbiner, M.D. (1923-2009)

Mike Deovlet, Co-Chairman
Burke Gumbiner, Co-Chairman
Robert N. Braun, M.D., Vice Chairman
Tim Degani, Secretary/Treasurer
Lourdes D. Cruz
Rose Ann Djelmane
Rico Jeffrey Garcia
Ann M. Penn
Andy Perez
Sofia Riley
Lidia M. Rubinstein, M.D.
Linda C. Fox, Ph.D., Docent Chair


Office of the President
Stuart A. Ashman, President and CEO
Jessica Salazar, Executive Assistant (Email)

Media / Public Relations
Susan Golden, Director Media / Public Relations (Email)
Diego Espinoza, Communications Coordinator (Email)

Edward Hayes Jr., Curator of Exhibitions (Email)
Carlos Ortega, Curator of Collections (Email)
Susan Bolaños, Registrar (Email)

Gabriela Martinez, Curator of Education (Email)
Nalini Elias, Associate Curator of Education (Email)
Dr. Maria Mar, Volunteer Librarian

Volunteer Program
Susan Beckley, Volunteer Manager (Email)

Luis Zavala, Lead Graphic Designer (Email)
Laura De Leon, Graphic Designer (Email)
Dominic Jackson, Graphic Designer (Email)

Visitor Services
Mary Claire Yang, Vistor Services Associate (Email)
Juanita Trujillo, Visitor Services Associate (Email)
Tony Sims, Visitor Services Associate

Development and Marketing
Gina Adams, Vice President of Development (Email)
Edward Escarsega, Membership Manager (Email)
Ivy Wang, Membership Assistant (Email)
Leo Bueno, Development Coordinator (Email)

Finance and Retail
Christopher Gordon, Vice President of Finance and Retail (Email)
Tim Buckingham, Accounting Manager (Email)
Melinda Lim, Accountant (Email)
Samara Martinez, Assistant Store Manager (Email)

Museum Events / Banquets
Alia Brown, Events Manager (Email)
Jennifer Alcantara, Events Coordinator (Email)
Walter White, Event Logistics Coordinator (Email)
Christina Cruz, Banquets Manager (Email)

Lee Gumbiner, Vice President of Operations (Email)
Maria Cruz, Operations Administrator (Email)
Rex Collins, Facilities Manager (Email)
Jose Rizo Jr., Security Manager (Email)
Lubert Iglesia, Security Supervisor (Email)
Jared Battad, Security Guard

Mission and History

The Museum of Latin American Art expands knowledge and appreciation of modern and contemporary Latin American art through its Collection, ground-breaking Exhibitions, stimulating Educational Programs, and engaging Cultural Events.