Mentors

Sharing Expertise and Experience

CCL fellows are mentored by museum directors, industry leaders, and innovative entrepreneurs. Over the last nine years, 76 individuals have served in this critical role, offering our fellows career support, guidance, and insight into their leadership experiences.

First NameLast NameInstitution at the Time of MentorshipYearsFellows
MaxAndersonDallas Museum of Art2014, 2013, 2011, 2009, 2008Brady Roberts, Nina Zimmer, Jeannine O'Grody, Matthew Welch, Richard Rand
GailAndrewsBirmingham Museum of Art2014Sarah Cash
RichardArmstrongSolomon R. Guggenheim Museum2016, 2013, 2011, 2009Susan Fisher, Carlos Basualdo, Roxana Marcoci, Eik Kahng
ColinBaileyThe Morgan Library & Museum2016Caroline Campbell
NealBenezraSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA2013, 2010, 2009Rebecca Rabinow, Malcolm Daniel, Britt Salvesen
BrentBenjaminSaint Louis Art Museum2016, 2015, 2013, 2008Jay Clarke, Rene Paul Barilleaux, Jason Busch, Laurie Winters
IwonaBlazwickWhitechapel Gallery2014Zoë Ryan
HollyBlockThe Bronx Museum of the Arts2016Vera Grant
DoreenBolgerBaltimore Museum of Art2011Jeannine O'Grody
ChristopherBrownAshmolean Museum of Art and Archeology2012Andrea Bayer
Thomas P.CampbellThe Metropolitan Museum of Art2015, 2013Pieter Roelofs, Judith Dolkart
DeborahCardChicago Symphony Orchestra2009Gloria Groom
DerrickCartwrightSeattle Art Museum2010Alison de Lima Greene
MelissaChiuAsia Society and Museum2010Kristina van Dyke
MichaelConfortiSterling and Francine Clark Art Institute2015, 2010, 2009Corey Keller, Alisa LaGamma, Rochelle Steiner
JamesCunoArt Institute of Chicago2011, 2010, 2009Griffith Mann, Kristina van Dyke, Maxwell Hearn
HughDaviesMuseum of Contemporary Art San Diego2011Toby Jurovics
Philippede MontebelloThe Metropolitan Museum of Art2010Christophe Cherix
ChrisDerconTate Modern2012Elizabeth Smith
VishakhaDesaiAsia Society and Museum2012, 2010Christa Clarke, Alisa LaGamma
DouglasDruickArt Institute of Chicago2015, 2014Dorthe Aagesen, Sylvie Patry
KaywinFeldmanMinneapolis Institute of Arts2015, 2013, 2011, 2010, 2009Anne Goodyear, Jason Busch, Griffith Mann, Frederick Ilchman, Eik Kahng
BrianFerrisoPortland Art Museum2011Toby Jurovics
TomFinkelpearlQueens Museum2014Jon Seydl
MimiGardner GatesSeattle Art Museum2009, 2008Gloria Groom, Jordana Pomeroy
SherriGeldinWexner Center for Arts2010Kathleen Forde
ThelmaGoldenStudio Museum in Harlem2008Silvia Cubiña
AnnGoldsteinStedelijk Museum, Amsterdam2013Nina Zimmer
MichaelGovanLos Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA2016, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2009Doryun Chong, Carlos Basualdo, Leah Dickerman, Christophe Cherix, Rochelle Steiner
WilliamGriswoldThe Morgan Library & Museum2012, 2011, 2010, 2008Thomas Denenberg, Andria Derstine, Frederick Ilchman, Richard Rand
MadeleineGrynsztejnMuseum of Contemporary Art Chicago2014, 2009Eva Respini, Valerie Cassel Oliver
AnneHawleyIsabella Stewart Gardner Museum2014Melanie Holcomb
JosefHelfensteinThe Menil Collection2011Michael Taylor
AriannaHuffingtonHuffington Post Media Group2012Paola Antonelli
BrianKennedyToledo Museum of Art2012Stanton Thomas
RichardKoshalekHirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden2010Deborah Cullen
EricLeeKimbell Art Museum2012Stanton Thomas
JohnLeightonThe National Galleries of Scotland2013, 2012Leo Jansen, Martha Tedeschi
TomLentzHarvard Art Museums2013, 2012, 2011Judith Dolkart, Martha Tedeschi, Dan Finamore
AdamLernerMuseum of Contemporary Art Denver2015, 2013, 2011Kathleen Ash-Milby, Andrea Grover, Beth Venn
SusanaLevalEl Museo del Barrio2010, 2008Malcolm Daniel, Paola Morsiani
ReynoldLevyLincoln Center for the Performing Arts2008Gary Tinterow
HenriLoryetteMusée du Louvre2008Colin Bailey
GlennLowryThe Museum of Modern Art - MoMA2011, 2010, 2009Olivier Meslay, Stephan Wolohojian, Kevin Salatino
NeilMacGregorThe British Museum2013, 2008Kathleen Berzock, Gary Tinterow
JuliaMarciari-AlexanderThe Walters Art Museum2016Theresa Papanikolas
JillMedvedowThe Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston2016Valerie Hillings
AlfredPacquementCentre Pompidou2011Roxana Marcoci
AnnePasternakBrooklyn Museum2016Daniel Schulman
AnnePasternakCreative Time2013, 2012, 2010Rebecca Rabinow, Elizabeth Smith, Kathleen Forde
NicholasPennyNational Gallery London2010Stephan Wolohojian
AnnPhilbinThe Hammer Museum2012, 2009, 2008John Ravenal, Britt Salvesen, Paola Morsiani
LisaPhillipsNew Musuem2012John Ravenal
AnnePouletThe Frick Collection2012Thomas Denenberg
EmilyRaffertyThe Metropolitan Museum of Art2011, 2008Stephanie D'Alessandro, Elizabeth Armstrong
JockReynoldsYale University Art Gallery2012, 2011, 2008Christa Clarke, Michael Taylor, Elizabeth Armstrong
NedRifkinBlanton Museum of Art2011, 2010Beth Venn, Deborah Cullen
KimerlyRorschachSeattle Art Museum2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2008Sarah Schleuning, Tracey Bashkoff, Emily Ballew Neff, Elizabeth Finch, Chiyo Ishikawa, Jordana Pomeroy
MartinRothVictoria & Albert Museum - V&A2015, 2013Gudrun Buehl, Jessica Todd Smith
TimothyRubPhiladelphia Museum of Art2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010Mary Morton, C.D. Dickerson, Leo Jansen, Andrea Bayer, Andria Derstine, Alison de Lima Greene
AxelRügerVan Gogh Museum2013, 2008Emily Ballew Neff, Zoe Whitley
NicholasSerotaTate Britain2015, 2011, 2009Xavier Salomon, Stephanie D'Alessandro, Kevin Salatino
JohnSextonNew York University2012Paola Antonelli
MichaelShapiroHigh Museum of Art2014, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008Aimee Marcereau DeGalan, Dan Finamore, Lisa Rotondo-McCord, Matthew Welch, Laurie Winters
NancySpectorSolomon R. Guggenheim Museum2008Silvia Cubiña
JamesStewardPrinceton University Art Museum2013Jessica Todd Smith
DeyanSudjicDesign Museum, London2012Michelle Joan Wilkinson
TerrieSultanParrish Museum of Art2010Lisa Rotondo-McCord
Mary SueSweenyNewark Museum2012, 2008Michelle Joan Wilkinson, Eleanor Harvey
MichaelTaylorVirginia Museum of Fine Arts2014Graham Boettcher
MatthewTeitelbaumArt Gallery of Ontario - AGO2014, 2012Catherine Futter, Leah Dickerman
MatthewTeitelbaumMuseum of Fine Arts Boston2016Peter Barberie
GaryTinterowMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston2016Richard Aste
OlgaVisoWalker Art Center2015, 2013, 2009, 2008Toby Kamps, Andrea Grover, Valerie Cassel Oliver, Zoe Whitley
AdamWeinbergWhitney Museum of American Art2016, 2009Reto Thüring, Mary-Kay Lombino
LynnZelevanskyCarnegie Museum of Art2016Randall Griffey
HeidiZuckerman JacobsonAspen Museum of Art2013Kathleen Berzock
JulianZugazagoitiaNelson-Atkins Museum2015, 2012, 2011, 2009Carol Eliel, Elizabeth Finch, Olivier Meslay, Mary-Kay Lombino