Our Team

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Katie O’Bryan

Executive Director
615-832-8197 ext. 14

Andy Blair

Director of Education, Interpretation, and Outreach
615-832-8197 x 15

Jennifer Butt

Collections/Site Manager
615-832-8197 ext. 12

Jessica Hanson

Education Coordinator
615-832-8197 x 13

Abby Coomes


Jenny Esler

Director of Development

Mary Jo Weaver

Director of Sales and Events
615-832-8197 ext. 10

Alexis Matrone

Education Assistant

Ashley Moore

Event Coordinator
615-832-8197 x10

Benita Sims

Senior Interpreter/Shop Manager

2023-2024 Board of Directors

Laura Roberts, President
James C. Gardner III, Treasurer
Ann Kelly, Secretary
Cardin Bradley
Mark Buchanan
Gary Burke
Pam Garrett
Clinton J. Holloway
Ashley Howell
Will Krugman
Ophelia Paine
Ellen Smith
Lyssa Styers
Felicia Tibbs
Susan Walker
Alice Whitson