Museum opening hours: Beginning June 3: 10am to 3pm, Wednesday through Saturday with entry times at 10-11am, 11am-noon, noon-1pm and 1-2pm (Guests will not be admitted after 2pm) | Noon to 5pm on Sunday with entry times at noon-1pm, 1-2pm, 2-3pm and 3-4pm | Closed on Monday and Tuesday | Special Seniors-only hours from 10am to noon every Wednesday in June.

201 10th St. W

Bradenton, FL 34205

Staff Directory

Staff Directory

The Bishop Museum of Science and Nature Staff Directory

Tel: (941)746-4131 Fax: (941)747-2556

CEOBrynne Anne Besio118BBesio@BishopScience.org
Chief Community Engagement OfficerMartha Wells135MWells@BishopScience.org
Sr. Advancement OfficerDeclan Sheehy149Dsheehy@BishopScience.org
Community Engagement AssociateLaurie Voight117LVoight@BishopScience.org
Director of Communications and BrandRemi Gonzalez114RGonzalez@BishopScience.org
Director of Animal CareVirginia Edmonds120VEdmonds@BishopScience.org
Director of EducationTish Sacks131TSacks@BishopScience.org
Program CoordinatorSusan McCarthy113SMccarthy@BishopScience.org 
Education Programs ManagerBecky Facer145Bfacer@BishopScience.org
Volunteer CoordinatorKarla Szekeres154Kszekeres@BishopScience.org
Special Projects Manager (Pathways)Ashley Girt112AGirt@BishopScience.org
Planetarium ManagerHoward Hochhalter136HHochhalter@BishopScience.org
Chief Facility OfficerJack Balkan126JBalkan@BishopScience.org
Facility ManagerTim Marks138TMarks@BishopScience.org
Director of Exhibits/Chief CuratorMatthew Woodside137MWoodside@BishopScience.org
Curator of Exhibits & CollectionsTiffany Birakis116TBirakis@BishopScience.org
Facility RentalsEmily Pacula155DLamontaine@BishopScience.org