TEAM

KAMIL BESKI & LOURENCA ALENCAR
Production Management

JENNY GIL
Executive Director

AMANDA HUNT
Co-Curator

ANIDA ISAKOVIC
Bookkeeper

JASA MCKENZIE
Administrative and Curatorial Assistant

MATTHEW SCHUM
Co-Curator

IVY SON
Volunteer Coordinator

TIA VANICH
Executive Producer

NEVILLE WAKEFIELD
Artistic Director

LAURA WATTS
Development Manager

General Inquiries:
info@desertx.org

ADVISORY
COMMITTEE

XIMENA CAMINOS

BRAD DUNNING

NOHRA HAIME

PHIL HOELTING

HANS ULRICH OBRIST

ERIC SHINER

FRANKLIN SIRMANS

DOUG SMITH

JOSIE SMITH

KIM SWIFT

NATO THOMPSON

ANGELA WESTWATER

EDUCATION
COMMITTEE

CAROL NASH
Chair

DONORS

SPONSORS


BOARD
OF DIRECTORS

SUSAN L. DAVIS
President
Consultant,
The Annenberg Foundation
Trust at Sunnylands

DR. STEVEN NASH
Vice President
Former Executive Director,
Palm Springs Art Museum

MARY SWEENEY
Vice President
Chair, Film Independent Board
of Directors Dino and Martha
De Laurentiis Endowed Professor,
School of Cinematic Arts, USC

MARGARET KEUNG
Executive Director, Boys & Girls Club of Palm Springs

ELIZABETH K. SORENSEN
Secretary
Trustee, The Annenberg
Foundation Trust at Sunnylands

DIANE ALLEN
Board of VIA Art Fund,
Art Collector and Patron, and
Co-Producer Rochambeau Miami 2017

STEVEN BILLER
Development Officer, California Desert Arts Council

PAUL CLEMENTE
Art Director, Coachella Valley Music and Art Festival & Stagecoach Festival

BETH RUDIN DEWOODY
Art Collector, Curator,
and President, Rudin Family
Foundations

VICKI HOOD
Retired Partner, Kirkland & Ellis, LLP

JAMIE KABLER
Entrepreneur; Founder, Rancho
Mirage Writers Festival

KEN KUCHIN
Philanthropist

YAEL LIPSCHUTZ, PH.D.
Curator

ZOE LUKOV
Curator,
Faena Art Center, Miami Beach
& Buenos Aires

TRISTAN MILANOVICH
Fashion stylist

ED RUSCHA
Artist

LINDA USHER
Entrepreneur, Founder and former CEO of O2COOL

LYN WINTER
International communications
and marketing strategist,
Former Director of Communications,
MOCA, Los Angeles


ED DORAN
Treasurer

 
 

FOUNDING
BENEFACTORS

FOUNDING
MEMBERS