Staff

Interim Executive Director
Ralph Caro | (816) 474-5861

Executive Assistant to Mr. Caro
Armelia Mason | (816) 474-0954

Director of Development and Communication
Marissa Baum | (816) 895-8470

Director of Entertainment and Blue Room General Manager
Gerald Dunn | (816) 474-0891 ​

Director of Community Outreach 
Karen E. Griffin | (816) 474-0320

Communications Associate
Luke Harbur | (816) 895-8472 

Collections Associate
Jayne McShann Lewis | (816) 474-5284

Greeter
Ronnie Medlock 

Collections Associate
Katharine Molnar | (816) 784-1117

Director of Special Events
Dhana Powell-Pope | (816) 474-4073

Director of Collections
Geri Sanders | (816) 474-0463

Museum Associate
Andrew Scott | (816) 474-0890

Director of Kansas City Jazz Academy
Clarence Smith

Blue Room Manager
Andre Tyler | (816) 842-0962

Director of Finance
Jenny Vaupel | (816) 474-0393

Receptionist/Tour Scheduler
Leola White | (816) 842-1414​

Director of Operations
Brandy Williams | (816) 474-1719

Swing Shop
(816) 421-6124