Staff

About - Rome Staff
The Rome-based staff of the American Academy, September 2018

Locations

The Academy is a private residential community located on the Janiculum Hill in Rome, Italy. AAR also maintains a home office in New York, on East 60th Street near the southeast corner of Central Park.

New York Office

The Academy’s office in New York conducts the annual Rome Prize competition, maintains Trustee relations, and manages the Academy’s financing and fundraising efforts. The New York office also organizes the Rome Prize Ceremony and annual events that benefit the American Academy in Rome.

Administration

Mark Robbins, 1997 Fellow
President and CEO
mark.robbins [at] aarome.org

Archives

Catie Heitz
Archivist
archives [at] aarome.org

Communications & Programs

Christopher Howard
Communications Manager
c.howard [at] aarome.org

Marques McClary
Director of Communications
marques.mcclary [at] aarome.org

Shawn Miller
Programs Director
shawn.miller [at] aarome.org

Development

Katie Eisenberg
Manager of Board Relations and Individual Giving
k.eisenberg [at] aarome.org

Wendy Fisher
Senior Manager of Development, Special Events
w.fisher [at] aarome.org

Elizabeth Harris
Acting Director of Development
elizabeth.harris [at] aarome.org

Gabe Mizrachi
Development Coordinator, Operations
g.mizrachi [at] aarome.org.

Ilana Pfefer
Individual Giving Manager
i.pfefer [at] aarome.org

Micah Trippe
Associate Director of Institutional Giving
m.trippe [at] aarome.org

Finance

Jenni Kim
Vice President for Finance and Administration
jenni.kim [at] aarome.org

Roseann Winter
Controller
r.winter [at] aarome.org

Rome Office

An alphabetical listing of Rome office personnel by department is below.

Administration

Gianpaolo Battaglia
Senior Officer for Residential Services
gianpaolo.battaglia [at] aarome.org

Tina Cancemi
External Affairs Officer
tina.cancemi [at] aarome.org

Inga Clausing
Development Officer
inga.clausing [at] aarome.org

Sofia Ekman
Assistant for Residential Services
s.ekman [at] aarome.org

Marina Lella
Executive Assistant to the Director
marina.lella [at] aarome.org

Alessandra Vinciguerra
Bass Superintendent of Gardens
alessandra.vinciguerra [at] aarome.org

Programs

Giulia Barra
Permissions and Programs Associate
giulia.barra [at] aarome.org

Anne Coulson
Deputy Director for Programs and Administration
anne.coulson [at] aarome.org

Lexi Eberspacher
Programs Associate
lexi.eberspacher [at] aarome.org

Valentina Follo
Curator, Norton-Van Buren Archaeological Study Collection
valentina.follo [at] aarome.org

Lynne C. Lancaster
Andrew W. Mellon Humanities Professor
l.lancaster [at] aarome.org

Elizabeth Rodini
Andrew Heiskell Arts Director
e.rodini [at] aarome.org

Finance

Sara Argentieri
Deputy Director for Finance and Administration
s.argentieri [at] aarome.org

Roberto La Gioia
Bookkeeper
roberto.lagioia [at] aarome.org

Giovanna Pazzini
Cashier/Administrative Assistant
g.pazzini [at] aarome.org

Anna Tsyba
Administrative Assistant
a.tsyba [at] aarome.org

Vittorio Zucchetti
Operations Manager
v.zucchetti [at] aarome.org

Library

Paolo Brozzi
Library Assistant
paolo.brozzi [at] aarome.org

Denise Gavio
Assistant Librarian
denise.gavio [at] aarome.org

Sebastian Hierl
Drue Heinz Librarian
sebastian.hierl [at] aarome.org

Kristine Iara
Classical Studies Librarian
kristine.iara [at] aarome.org

Paolo Imperatori
Assistant Librarian
paolo.imperatori [at] aarome.org

Tina Mirra
Acquisitions Assistant
tina.mirra [at] aarome.org

Photographic Archive

Lavinia Ciuffa
Acting Curator
l.ciuffa.ext [at] aarome.org

Giulia Ciccarello
Giuseppe Emiliano Di Carlo
Maria Sole Fabri
photoarchive [at] aarome.org

Villa Aurelia

Paola Gaetani
Villa Aurelia Manager
paola.gaetani [at] aarome.org

Dario Intorrella
Assistant
d.intorrella [at] aarome.org

Gate Reception

Renzo Carissimi
Head Gatekeeper
renzo.carissimi [at] aarome.org

Luca Zamponi
Gatekeeper
luca.zamponi [at] aarome.org

Housekeeping

Sebastiano Bellanca
Luana Di Marzio
Fabrizio Lambiti
Wenura Manathrige
Angeli Mulumba
Fabio Stocchi
Elena Tinaburri

Claudia Tonetti
Head of Housekeeping

Buildings & Maintenance

Mauro Abbatelli
Head of Maintenance

Giorgio Cei
Cristophe Dell’Ospedale
Tommaso Musa

Grounds

Marco Casani
Head Gardener, Villa Aurelia

Luigi Cocozza
Head Gardener, McKim, Mead & White Building

Bruno Crocicchia
Enzo Donati
Andrea Francini

Rome Sustainable Food Project

Tiziana del Grosso
Waitress
t.delgrosso [at] aarome.org

Sara Levi
Sous Chef
s.levi [at] aarome.org

Tesfaldet Libsekal
Dishwasher
t.libsekal [at] aarome.org

Alessandro Lima
Waiter
a.lima [at] aarome.org

Valentina Montrone
Cook
v.montrone [at] aarome.org

Laura Offeddu
Manager
l.offeddu [at] aarome.org

Kyle Pierce
Head Chef
k.pierce [at] aarome.org

Gabriel Soare
Bartender
g.soare [at] aarome.org

Tewolde Woldekidan
Dishwasher
t.woldekidan [at] aarome.org