Parking at YoungArts is located beneath the blue & white Tower Building, located on 21st Street, between Biscayne Boulevard and NE 2nd Avenue. Additional street parking is also available in the surrounding area.


YoungArts' offices are open Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. EST. You can reach us during these hours at (305) 377-1140 or via fax at (305) 377-1149. You can also reach us on our toll-free number at 1 (800) 970-ARTS (2787).

Our gallery hours are:

Mondays: Closed 
Tuesday – Friday: 10am until 4pm
Weekends: By appointment only

For our lastest exhibitions, please click here



The YoungArts team would love to hear from you!

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For general inquiries, please email [email protected].


Office of the President

  • Carolina García Jayaram / President & CEO
  • Donna Lane Downey / Assistant to President & CEO

Artistic Programming

  • Lisa Leone / Vice President of Artistic Programs
  • Allison Ball / Director of Education
  • Letty Bassart / Director of Artistic Programs
  • Roberta Behrendt Fliss / Director of Productions
  • Esther Park / Director of Alumni & Public Programs
  • Joseph M. NeSmith / Artistic Programs Manager
  • Ty Taylor / Manager of Operations & Archival Media
  • Rebekah Lanae Lengel / Senior Manager of Artistic Programs
  • Claire Traeger / Artistic Programs Manager
  • Neidra Ward / Artistic Programs Manager
  • Jane Thayer / Artistic Programs Production Manager
  • Luisa Munera / Exhibitions Manager
  • Joey Butler / Artistic Programs Coordinator
  • Kelley Kessell / Alumni Community Coordinator


  • Stacey Glassman Mizener / Vice President of Development
  • Dee Dee Sides / Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships & Development New York 
  • Gail Epstein / Director of Foundation & Government Relations
  • Alyssa Krop-Brandfon / Director of Stewardship & Events
  • Amy Rosenberg / Director of Annual Giving
  • Felicia Marquez / Director of Corporate Relationships
  • Nicole Mesko / Manager of Database Records and Donor Analysis
  • Ines Jimenez / Events Manager
  • Everett Ford / Development Administrative Assistant

External Relations

  • Vanessa Leitman /  Vice President of External Relations and Communications
  • Dejha Carrington /  Director of Public Relations and Marketing
  • Lee Cohen Hare / Creative Director
  • Mikey Centrella / Director of Digital Communications
  • Heike Dempster / Public Relations Manager
  • Isabela Dos Santos / Social Media & Video Manager
  • Katie Breuil / External Relations Manager


  • Jewel Malone / Chief Operating Officer
  • Chris Williams / Director of Finance
  • Alejandro Oliva / Finance Clerk
  • Elizabeth May / Private Event Rental Coordinator
  • Natalie Padró / Receptionist 
Information Technology
  • Claudio Sampaio / IT Manager
  • Michael Rahaman / IT Assistant