Contact Us

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Main Line: (828) 327-8576
Fax: (828) 327-7281

243 Third Avenue NE
Hickory, NC 28601


Jon Carfagno Executive Director   ext.202

Clarissa Starnes  Associate Director   ext.210

Mary Johnson Business Manager   ext.204 

Kristina Anthony Exhibitions Manager    ext.203 

Debbie Reed Communications & Design Manager    ext.205

Kelly Smith Development Manager   ext.206

Ginny Zellmer Education Manager   ext.216  

Virginia Hurley Visitor Services Coordinator    ext.201

Karin Borei Projects Coordinator    ext.208

Amanda Price  Membership Coordinator    ext. 208

Pat Thompson shop HMA Assistant   ext.214



The Hickory Museum of Art welcomes submissions from established artists with credentials. Please click here for more information.


There are many Internship opportunities available at the Museum. Please click here for more information.

Private Events

Host a wedding reception or a corporate party at the Museum. Please click here for more information.


Board of Trustees

Alan Jackson, President

Kit Cannon, Co-Vice President/ Treasurer

Zack Taylor, Co-Vice President

Linda Greenwell , Secretary

Virginia O' Keefe, HMA Guild Representative

Dr. Kevin Sparks, Strategic Planning Chair

Rene Allen

Dr. Summer Carrol

Anita Doran

Susan Hunsucker

Steve Ivester

Katie Pritchard

Les Whicker

Kim Whitley

Joann Wilfong

Charlie Zagaroli


Honorary Trustees

Anne M. Boyer

Josephine B. Hambrick

Margie Owsley

Harley "Buck" Shuford, Jr.