MODA Staff


Executive Director: Laura Flusche, Ph.D., phone: 404.979.6455

Director of Development:  Barbara Richardson, phone: 404.856.5963

Exhibitions Manager: Katie Simms, phone: 404.856.5961

Director of Visitor Services & Volunteers : Jenniffer Velez Crespo, phone: 404-979-6450

Director of Membership and Public Programming: Clare Timmerman, phone: 404-856-5964

Education Coordinator: Aditi Tolia-Pande,

Visitor Services:  Neil Miller, Sam Cone, Becky Justice

Director of Public Relations & Marketing: Carrie Whitney, phone: 404.822.1078


Employment at MODA

MODA is looking for smart, energetic, and reliable high school and college students to serve as camp instructors and assistants at our campMODA LEGO Robotics camps in June and July.  Work hours are 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Interested? See the requirements below and send a letter of introduction and a resume to


• Must have experience working with children ages 6-14 and enjoy doing so
• Must have reliable transportation
• Must be flexibility, have a good sense of humor and an excellent work ethic and be dependable
• Must have great organizational skills and be able to work independently
• Must have experience with Lego Mindstorm and Lego WeDo
• We prefer students who have worked a camp before or who are in the process of completing a degree in education, design or engineering field
• Must be able to pass a background check

Volunteer Opportunities

MODA is always looking for engaged and reliable volunteers.  For more information, please email us at


Internships at MODA

Marketing & Communications Intern

Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA) seeks a student intern to assist with marketing, public relations and development needs in Summer 2014 (or before). Responsibilities will include community outreach research and relationship building based on specific upcoming exhibitions. Community outreach may include groups, organizations, businesses, concierges and contacts with particular interest in specific exhibition(s). Intern will assist with social media campaign and strategy (familiarity with at least Facebook, Twitter, HootSuite and Instagram platforms required). Duties will also include assisting development director with outreach for fundraising campaigns and follow-up with contributors.

The ideal candidate will be a Marketing or Communication major junior or senior with a minimum 3.0 GPA, excellent writing skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and an enthusiasm for working in a fast-paced and innovative environment. In-office work required at least two days a week. Internship is intended for class credit and is unpaid.

Please send resume and letter of interest to Jenniffer Velez,