Informational inquiries about Amistad Research Center and its operations should be directed to (504) 862-3222 or

Executive Office
Interim Executive Director – Christopher Harter

Executive Administrative Assistant - Bernadette Gildspinel |

Research Services
Inquiries about Amistad’s collections and conducting research should be directed to (504) 862-3217 or

Head of Research Services – Lisa C. Moore |
Reference Archivist – Vacant

Digital Archivist – Jennifer Long

Digital Projects Assistant – Vacant 

Archives Division
Curator, Manuscripts – Felicia D. Render |
Curator, Moving Images & Recorded Sound – Brenda Flora |
Curator, Fine Art and African Collections – Paula Allen |
Archivist – Courtney Tutt 
Registrar – Vacant

Archives Project Assistant - Lisa Dahlke

Archives Contractor – Laura Thomson

Artist-in-Residence Program
Curator – Jade Flint