The World’s Only Global Musical Instrument Museum℠

MISSION STATEMENT

The Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) enriches the world by collecting, preserving, and making accessible a wide variety of musical instruments and performance videos from every country in the world.  We offer our guests a welcoming and fun experience, incomparable interactive technology, dynamic programming, and exceptional musical performances.  MIM also fosters appreciation of diverse cultures around the globe by showing that we all innovate, adapt, and learn from each other to create music—the language of the soul.

LEADERSHIP

SENIOR MANAGEMENT

April A. Salomon
Acting Director

Manuel Jordán, PhD
Deputy Director and Chief Curator

Rhonda C. Boyle
CFO and Director of Operations

Karen L. Farugia
Director of Marketing

Debbie A. Garnett
Director of Human Resources

Maureen M. O’Brien
Director of Development

Lowell F. Pickett
Artistic Director, MIM Music Theater

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Robert J. Ulrich
Founder and Board Chairman, Musical Instrument Museum; Retired CEO and Chairman Emeritus, Target Corporation; Past Chairman, Minneapolis Institute of Arts

John D’Addario Jr.
President, D’Addario Foundation

Gail J. Dorn
Board Secretary, Musical Instrument Museum
Business Management Consultant

Marc L. Felix
International Expert on African Art

Michael R. Francis
Chief Global Brand Officer, DreamWorks Animation

Robert G. McMahon
Retired SVP, Property Development, Target Corporation

Gary R. Tobey
Board Vice President, Musical Instrument Museum; Chairman and CEO, Haworth Marketing and Media

MIM ADVISORY BOARD

Jeffrey S. Beyersdorfer
Senior Vice President, Treasurer, and Director of Invester Relations, Western Refining, Inc.

Lisa L. Daniels
Managing Partner, KPMG LLP in Arizona

David P. Falck
Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Pinnacle West Capital Corporation and Arizona Public Service Company (APS)

Matthew P. Feeney
Partner, Snell & Wilmer

Russell S. Goldstein, CFP®
Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor

Jeanne L. Herberger, PhD
Trustee, Herberger Foundation

Ronald L. Jones
The Ron and Linda Jones Family Foundation

Kimberly A. Komando
Chairperson and Chief Financial Officer, WestStar Multimedia Entertainment, Inc.

Cheree L. McAlpine
Vice President and General Counsel for the Americas, Avnet, Inc.

Patricia L. Morris
Director, Business Development and Marketing Communications, Intel Corporation

James A. Pupillo
CIMA®, CIMC®, AIF®, Managing Director, and Partner, HighTower Advisors–Scottsdale

CURATORIAL, COLLECTIONS, AND CONSERVATION DEPARTMENTS

Manuel Jordán, PhD
Deputy Director and Chief Curator; Curator for Africa

Colin G. Pearson
Curator for Asia, Oceania, and Middle East

Daniel C. Piper, PhD
Curator for Latin America and the Caribbean

Cullen B. Strawn, PhD
Curator for North America

Kathleen R. Wiens, PhD
Curator for Europe