About us
Board and Staff




Deborah Cullinan
Chief Executive Officer

Deborah Cullinan is one of the nation’s leading thinkers on the pivotal role arts organizations can play in shaping our social and political landscape, and has spent years mobilizing communities through arts and culture.


Scott Rowitz
Chief Operating Officer

Scott Rowitz brings over 20 years of leadership and management experience in the nonprofit sector to his role at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. At YBCA Scott oversees all business, financial, and operational functions for this multidisciplinary arts organization.


Marc Bamuthi Joseph
Chief of Program and Pedagogy

As the Chief of Program and Pedagogy, Marc Bamuthi Joseph oversees the organization’s performing arts program as well as signature initiatives such as YBCA Fellows and the YBCA 100.


Jennifer Martindale
Chief of Marketing

As Chief of Marketing, Jennifer oversees YBCA’s brand stewardship, communications, and visitor experience efforts.


Jonathan Moscone
Chief of Civic Engagement

Jonathan Moscone has spent his storied career defining new models for how arts organizations can participate in the civic life of their community.


Maggie Pico
Chief of Development

As Chief of Development, Maggie is responsible for philanthropic strategies to engage a broad base of individuals and organizations in YBCA’s financial sustainability through contributions.