Contact Our Staff

Executive Director

Elizabeth Dampier, Executive Director


Traci Connor, Vice President of Planning

Sarah Prather, Director of Planning

Caitlyn Zarzar, Manager of STEM Theaters


Mary Jo Morgan, Vice President of Finance
(336) 714-7110

Learning & Engagement

Shari Brady, Senior Director of Learning & Engagement
(336) 714-7106

Kevin Caesar, Manager of Animal Care

Lindsay Douglas, Manager of Camps & Group Programs

Visitor Services, Rentals, Birthday Parties

Precious Brayboy, Director of Visitor Services
(336) 767-6730, ext. 1007 North


Elizabeth Marsh, Vice President of Philanthropy

Melissa Hilton, Development Coordinator

Communications & Marketing

Leigh Ann Woodruff, Vice President of Communications
(336) 253-3203

Field Trip and Group Scheduling

Christy Ferguson, Manager of Museum Scheduling
(336) 714-7105

Facilities & Exhibits

Drew Clark, Manager of Exhibits & Design

Thomas Farron, Facilities Manager