Restoration & Renovation

Summer Wheat’s JewelHouse

James Turrell’s Skyspace

Ed Dwight’s Weathervane

Restorative Practices

Board of Trustees

Kansas City Museum Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that governs, manages, and operates the Kansas City Museum through a cooperative agreement with the City of Kansas City, Missouri’s Parks and Recreation Department.

2024 Kansas City Museum Foundation Board of Trustees Officers

Rosana Privitera-Biondo, Chair
Mark One Electric, President

Sonié Joi Thompson Ruffin, Vice Chair
Founder of the African American Artists Collective, Independent Curator, Fiber Artist

Kevin Pistilli, Treasurer
Rafael Hotel Group, President

Alex Bergman, Secretary
Midwest Winelands, Manager

Kansas City Museum Foundation Board of Trustees

Shomari Benton
Benton Lloyd & Chung, Partner

Christopher Cotten (Ex-Officio)
Director, Kansas City, Missouri Parks and Recreation Department

Allen Dillingham
The Builders’ Association, Government Relations Director

Carlos Gomez
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, President & CEO

Tom Gorenc
Commissioner, Kansas City, Missouri Parks and Recreation Parks Board

Benny Lee
DuraComm Corporation, Retired Chair & CEO

Darcy Stewart
JE Dunn, Vice President, Business Development

Eric Wesson
The Next Page, Publisher

Kansas City Museum Foundation Trustee Emeritus

Dr. Mary Davidson (In Memory)

Next KCMF Board Meeting:

Monday, March 25, from Noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Kansas City Museum.


10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Friday & Saturday
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Noon – 5:00 p.m.

General Admission is FREE