Jarod Hoogland, Executive Director

Nanci Larsen, Director of Audience Development & Administration


Stephanie Starbuck, Visitor Services Manager


Lindi Montes, Collections Manager


Shardé Alexander, Education Coordinator


Steve Lech, Director of Docent Training



The Mission Inn Foundation is open Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. For group tours, special events, or research inquiries, please call 951-781-8241. For collections or archival inquiries, please email montes(at)

The Mission Inn Museum and Museum Store is normally open daily, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., with extended hours for Riverside Arts Walk on the first Thursday of each month and during the Festival of Lights holiday season. For daily tours, exhibition information, or general visitor resources, please call 951-788-9556.

Board of Trustees

  • Karl Leonard Hicks, President
  • Kathleen Barth, Vice President
  • Elizabeth Ditfurth, Secretary
  • Howard Golds, Treasurer
  • Howard Golds, Immediate Past President
  • Karen Ayers
  • Virginia Blumenthal
  • Gary Christmas
  • Mel Gutierrez
  • Dr. Wolde-Ab Isaac 
  • Shalini Lockard
  • Walter Parks
  • Brian Pearcy
  • Jean Eiselein
  • Jennifer Gamble
  • Rich Vandenberg
  • Linda Ward, Ex-Officio, Chairperson, Docent Council
  • Ward 1 Councilmember Erin Edwards, Ex-Officio
  • Mary Jean Comadena, Ex-Officio, President, Friends of the Mission Inn
  • S. Sue Johnson, Emeritus Status
  • Jonathan O’Neal, M.D., Emeritus Status
  • Sally Beaty, Emeritus Status