Departments

Portrait of General John R. Dailey, John and Adrienne Mars Director

John and Adrienne Mars Director
Gen. J.R. "Jack" Dailey, USMC (Ret.)
General Dailey oversees the operation of both National Air and Space Museum locations — the Museum in Washington, DC and the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. 

Peter Jakab

Chief Curator
Peter L. Jakab
The Chief Curator provides an overall curatorial voice, input, and advice to the Director and Associate Directors.

Portrait of Catharine Kualii

Associate Director
Management & Public Programs 
Catharine Kualii

Oversees the following areas:
Education 
Exhibits Design and Technologies
Exhibits Production
Information Technology 
Financial & Administrative Management
Health and Safety
Human Resources
Public Engagement

Photograph of Meg Caulk

Director of External Affairs
Meg Caulk

Oversees the following areas:
Communications
Special Events
Visitor Services

Photograph of Laura Gleason

Acting Director for Advancement
Laura Gleason

Oversees the following areas:
Advancement