The Management Team is the Museum’s principal cross-functional vehicle to advance plans and enhance operations in ways that uphold the institution’s core values and enrich its mission. Chaired by the Interim Director and Chief of Research and Collections (Jason Cryan, PhD) and aided by his Executive Assistants (Deb Creech and Cassandra Williams), members are the Chiefs of the institution’s six other sections which are Resource Administration (Debra Gardner), Living Collections (Bob Flook), Exhibits & Digital Media (Roy Campbell), School & Lifelong Education (Liz Baird), Community Engagement (Eileen Miller), and Regional Network (Charles Yelton) as well as the Executive Director (Angela Baker-James) of the Friends of the Museum.