FOUNDATION

MISSION

The mission of the Albuquerque Museum Foundation is to further the cultural and educational programs at the Albuquerque Museum through broad public and private gifts and volunteer support. As an independent nonprofit corporation, the Foundation’s purpose is to encourage the development of the Museum as the outstanding museum of its kind in the Southwest.

In service to the community.

The Foundation funds the Museum’s education, Magic Bus and docent programs, provides additional exhibition funding which brings world-class shows to the Museum, and makes possible amenities like the Museum Store and the café, Slate at The Museum. The Foundation also manages The Museum's membership program, which at the end of the 2013-14 fiscal year included 2,223 households.

The Foundation provides communication support for the Museum. In addition to public relations and marketing efforts, the Foundation publishes Art. History. People., the quarterly magazine of the Museum and Foundation, and the Museum’s annual report. It also manages and provides funding for this website.
 

View the Foundation's 2009 990 Report    

View the Foundation's 2009 Annual Report 

View the Foundation's 2010 990 Report

View the Foundation's 2010 Annual Report

View the Foundation's 2011 990 Report

View the Foundation's 2013 990 Report

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Julie Gutierrez, President*
Beverly Bendicksen, Vice President/President Elect*
Steve Cogan, Immediate Past President*
Glenn Fellows, Secretary*
Mark Joiner, Treasurer*
Karen Alarid
Elizabeth Allbright
Alan Blaugrund*
Kurt Browning
Gail Bundy
Carter Cherry
Ann Maloney Conway
David Crum
Russ Davidson
Jacobo de la Serna*
Robert Gabaldon
Carlos Garcia
Paul Gibson
Deborah Good
Lorraine Goss
John Grassham
Michael Hauger
Pamela Hurd-Knief
Ellen King*
David Kleinfeld
Margie Lockwood
Orlando Lucero*
Kathleen Metzger
Barry Ramo
Roxana Reid*
Jennifer Riordan
Tiffany Roach Martin
*Debra Romero, Executive Director*
Elaine Roy*
Garrett Smith
Anne Tafoya
Alfred Volden
Alan Weitzel *
*Cathy Wright, Museum Director*
Roberta Zamora

* Executive Committee, 2014-2015
 

FOUNDATION STAFF

Debra Y. Romero | Executive Director
Christie Ross | Development Director
Terri Ross | Gifts Specialist
Rita Butler | Program Manager
Meaghan Cavanaugh | Director of Communications
Elaine Richardson | Director of Special Events and Batten House Projects
Ginny Lacey | Finance Manager
Kathryn Gaylord | Executive Assistant
Robert Romero | Batten House Caretaker
Maureen Ryan | Museum Store Manager
Christina Taylor-Godwin | Museum Store Creative Director

 

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