Contact Us


General Information

Help & Support

Trina McGee Admin. Asst. to Exec. Dir. 630.260.8185

Museum Operations Department

Here’s a list of our contacts for the Museum Operations Department:

William Brewster Curator of Collections 630.260.8220
JD Kammes Director of Programs and Education 630.260.8187
Shane Keil Collections Manager 630.260.8226
John Maniatis Registrar 630.260.8231
Laura Sears Public Programs Coordinator 630.260.8237
Melissa Tyer Museum Educator 630.260.8274

Robert R. McCormick Research Center

Here’s a list of our contacts for the Robert R. McCormick Research Center:

Eric Gillespie Director of Research Center 630.260.8186
Andrew Woods Research Historian 630.260.8223
Kate Kleiderman Archivist 630.260.8221
Tracy Cirar Librarian 630.260.8211
Mary Manning Reference Librarian 630.260.8129

Department of Media

Here’s a list of our contacts for the Department of Media:

Gayln Piper Director of Media 630.260.8130
Dave Blake Graphic Designer 630.260.8234
Ana Myers Media Design Associate 630.260.8256