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
burkemem@uw.edu

Event Rentals

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: Martin First Name: Ruth Title: Research Associate of Invertebrate Paleontology Department: Paleontology Collection: Invertebrate & Micropaleontology Email Address: ruthm2@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.1856
Last Name: Maslenikov First Name: Katherine Title: Collections Manager Collection: Ichthyology Email Address: pearsonk@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.3816
Last Name: Matsuda First Name: Craig Title: Exhibits Fabricator & Shop Coordinator Departments: Exhibits, Interpretation Email Address: cmatsu2@uw.edu Phone: 206.685.5218
Last Name: McCauley First Name: Tara Title: Director of Education Department: Education Email Address: tmccaul3@uw.edu Phone: 206.685.7154
Last Name: McChesney First Name: Melisa Title: Membership Manager Department: Visitor Experience Email Address: melisamc@uw.edu Phone: 206.685.2690
Last Name: McClelland First Name: Ashley Verplank Title: Rights & Reproductions Manager Department: Culture Collections: Bill Holm Center, Contemporary Culture Email Address: ashleyvm@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.6623
Last Name: Mengesha First Name: Bibi Title: Fiscal Technician Department: Administration Email Address: mengeb@uw.edu Phone: 206.616.9793
Last Name: Miller First Name: Peter Title: Collections Manager & Biology Collections Interpreter Department: Biology Collection: Herpetology Email Address: pmiller1@uw.edu Phone: 206.920.9062
Last Name: Millhausen First Name: Jess Title: Associate Registrar Department: Registrar Email Address: milhause@uw.edu Phone: 206.616.7318
Last Name: Morris First Name: Cathy Title: Digital Communications Manager Department: Communications Email Address: brittca@uw.edu Phone: 206.616.9621
Last Name: Morrissey First Name: Kristine Title: Lecturer Department: Museology Email Address: morriss8@uw.edu Phone: 206.685.8207
Last Name: Nason First Name: James Title: Curator Emeritus of American & Pacific Ethnology Department: Culture Collection: Contemporary Culture Email Address: jnason@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.9680
Last Name: Nesbitt First Name: Elizabeth A. Title: Curator Emeritus of Invertebrate Paleontology & Micropaleontology Department: Paleontology Collection: Invertebrate & Micropaleontology Email Address: lnesbitt@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.5949
Last Name: O'Donnell First Name: Wilson Title: Associate Director Department: Museology Email Address: wilsonod@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.4642
Last Name: O'Donnell First Name: Anna Title: Director of Development Department: Development Email Address: acfrey@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.9539
Last Name: Olmstead First Name: Richard Title: Curator of the Herbarium Department: Biology Collection: Plants & Fungi Email Address: olmstead@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.8850
Last Name: Olsen First Name: Polly Title: Tribal Liaison Departments: Administration, Culture Email Address: polly@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.5946
Last Name: Ong First Name: Glenys Title: NAGPRA Collections Assistant Department: Culture Collection: Archaeology Email Address: glenys@uw.edu Phone: 206.685.3849 (ext. 2)
Last Name: Ormiston First Name: Rachel Title: Marketing Coordinator Department: Communications Email Address: rormisto@uw.edu Phone: 206.543.1729
Last Name: Pelham First Name: Jon Title: Curatorial Associate of Butterflies Department: Biology Collection: Arachnology & Entomology Phone: 206.543.9853