Karlyn Benson
, Interim Curator and Exhibitions Manager, 845-257-3789

Zachary Bowman, Manager of Education and Visitor Experience, 845-257-3604

Anna Conlan, Neil C. Trager Director, 845-257-3847

Maria Elena Ferrer-Harrington, Lattin-Mintz Education and Outreach Assistant

Lisa Harding, Administrative Assistant, 845-257-3865

Wayne Lempka, Art Collections Manager, 845-257-3845

Jesse Pakenham, Marketing and Promotions Coordinator, 845-257-3819

Susan Shaw, Collections Volunteer

Noelle Sullivan, Collections Intern

Luke Fox, Preparator, 845-257-3843



The Advisory Board of the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art is an external advisory and support group that provides useful and independent expertise and perspective to the Museum. The Board advises and assists the museum in multiple areas including: audience building, public relations, marketing, fundraising and programming. In addition, it endeavors to promote a collaborative relationship between the Museum, the college and other stakeholders to assist in the growth of the museum as a leading cultural institution in the Hudson Valley region.

Ward E. Mintz (Chair)

William Burback (Vice Chair)

Arthur Anderson

David Dell

Bobbi Esmark

Johanna Hecht

Deb Howes

Alanna C. Iacono

Barry Mayo

Isabel Nazario

Marjorie Shelley

Linda Sweet

Helen Toomer

Janine Tramontana

Sylvia Leonard Wolf

Ex Officio

Darryl Wheeler, President, SUNY New Paltz

Barbara G. Lyman, Interim Provost, SUNY New Paltz

Erica Marks, Executive Director and Vice President for Development 
& Alumni Relations, SUNY New Paltz

Jennifer Mokren, Dean of the School of Fine and Performing Arts, SUNY New Paltz

Neil Trager, Founding Director