Staff Directory

Photo: Sven Haakanson/Burke Museum
Photo: Sven Haakanson/Burke Museum

Burke staff members conduct research, care for specimens and objects, deliver programs throughout Washington state, and administer the museum.

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General Inquiries

206.543.7907
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Membership

206.616.6057
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206.221.7083
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Education

206.543.5591 
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Media Relations

206.616.7538
burkepr@uw.edu

Development

206.616.8870
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Last Name First Name Title Department Collection Email Phone
Last Name: Dickerson First Name: Richelle Title: Executive Assistant to Director Department: Administration Email Address: burkeadm@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.5570
Last Name: Dougherty First Name: Kathy Title: Collections Manager, Oceanic and Asian Culture Department: Heritage Collection: Arts & Cultures Email Address: kad33@uw.edu Phone: 206.616.0975
Last Name: Eng First Name: Ron Title: Geology & Paleontology Collections Manager Department: Paleontology Collections: Minerals, Invertebrate & Micropaleontology, Paleobotany Email Address: rceng@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.6776
Last Name: Epperly First Name: Kevin Title: Collections Manager Department: Biology Collection: Ornithology Email Address: kepperly@uw.edu
Last Name: Farrar First Name: Maya Title: Museology Operations Manager Department: Museology Email Address: procel@uw.edu Phone: 206.616.828
Last Name: Frey First Name: Melissa Title: Collections Manager Department: Biology Collection: Malacology Email Address: freyma@uw.edu Phone: 206.221.7170
Last Name: Giblin First Name: David Title: Collections Manager Department: Biology Collection: Plants & Fungi Email Address: dgiblin@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.1682
Last Name: Gonzalez First Name: Sara Title: Curator of Archaeology Department: Heritage Collection: Archaeology
Last Name: Haakanson First Name: Sven Title: Curator of Native American Anthropology Department: Heritage Collection: Arts & Cultures Email Address: svenh@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.3210
Last Name: Harris First Name: Emelia Title: Assistant Director of Personnel Experience Department: Administration Email Address: esharris@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.3989
Last Name: Hayes First Name: Lisa Title: Museology Program Assistant Department: Museology Email Address: llhayes@uw.edu Phone: 206.616.1437
Last Name: High First Name: Dylan Title: Internship and Student Events Coordinator Department: Museology Email Address: highd@uw.edu Phone: 206.221.0713
Last Name: Holland First Name: Michael Title: Hell Creek Fossil Preparator Department: Paleontology Collection: Vertebrate Paleontology Email Address: msh008@uw.edu
Last Name: Hurst First Name: Jori Title: Archaeology Public Outreach Department: Heritage Collection: Archaeology Phone: 206.211.6183
Last Name: Johnson First Name: Bridget Title: Assistant Director for the Bill Holm Center Department: Heritage Collections: Bill Holm Center, Arts & Cultures Email Address: bkj86@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.5344
Last Name: Jonsson First Name: Bryndis Title: Fundraising Events Manager Department: Development Email Address: bjonsson@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.0421
Last Name: Karsten First Name: Kari Title: Bill Holm Center Program Assistant Department: Heritage Collection: Bill Holm Center Email Address: kfkarste@uw.edu Phone: 206.221.9216
Last Name: Keister First Name: Hollye Title: Registrar Department: Registrar Email Address: hgunter@uw.edu Phone: 206.616.7318
Last Name: Kenagy First Name: Jim Title: Curator Emeritus of Mammals Department: Biology Collection: Mammalogy Email Address: kenagy@uw.edu Phone: 206.719.1576
Last Name: Kennedy First Name: Melissa Title: Manager of Exhibit Experiences Departments: Exhibits, Interpretation Email Address: melisske@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.5954