Administration & Special Projects

Michael F. Suarez, S.J.

Executive Director

Kevin J. McFadden

Chief of Operations

Responsible for:
Strategic vision and leadership, board coordination, performance management, human resources

Rebecca Giesecke

Program Manager, Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship for Diversity, Inclusion & Cultural Heritage (CHF)


Responsible for:
CHF program management, fellowship advising

Kathryn Higinbotham

Administrative Director, Andrew W. Mellon Society of Fellows in Critical Bibliography (SoFCB)


Responsible for:
SoFCB program administration

Amy Speckart

Assistant to the Director


Responsible for:
Director's calendar and travel

Shannon Wilson

Office Assistant

Responsible for:
General administration, record keeping, and mail projects

Budget & Finance

Danielle Culpepper

Director of Budget & Finance


Responsible for:
Management of budget and finance, diversity initiatives, grant administration

Michael X. Taylor

Accounting Specialist


Responsible for:
Accounts, payroll, human resources, tuition

Juliana Callen



Responsible for:
Bookkeeping, general administration, reception

Collections, Exhibitions & Scholarly Initiatives

Barbara Heritage

Director of Collections, Exhibitions & Scholarly Initiatives


Responsible for:
Collections, exhibitions, donations of books and related materials, grant administration, fundraising for scholarship initiatives

Lindsay M. Borman

Pine Tree-Fearrington Rare Materials Cataloger


Responsible for:
Collections, cataloging

Sarah Hale

Preservation & Exhibitions Coordinator


Responsible for:
Preservation of RBS collections, including preservation assessments for exhibitions, as well as exhibition installation. Access to RBS collections.

Arham Hussain

Collections Assistant

Communications & Outreach

Kim Curtis

Director of Communications & Outreach


Responsible for:
Strategy and publicity, print and online materials, social media, website, copyediting


Adam Miller

Director of Development


Responsible for:
Overall fundraising efforts, annual giving, major gifts, planned giving, &c.

Antanella Tirone

Assistant Director of Development

Responsible for:
Database administration, reporting, stewardship, and analytics

Programs & Education

Laura Perrings

Director of Programs & Education


Responsible for:
Programs administration, course schedule, session arrangements, course advertising

Rachel Budge

Assistant Program Manager

Responsible for:
Remote course logistics, local arrangements, Certificates of Proficiency program, and merchandise

Evan Cheney

Program Manager


Responsible for:
Programs administration, local and remote course logistics, and course advertising

Ally Geoffray

Miranker Online Program Manager


Responsible for:
Online course administration, course logistics, Certificates of Proficiency program, RBS scholarship administration

Emma Reilly

Program Assistant

Responsible for:
Printed course materials, course advertising, course logistics

Andrew Rivard Hill

Admissions Officer


Responsible for:
Course applications and admissions, course evaluations, local arrangements

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