Our People

Our staff consists of educators, scholars, activists, and historians all working together to advance President Lincoln’s values and share brave ideas far and wide. Get to know the team behind President Lincoln’s Cottage.

Callie Hawkins

CEO & Executive Director
Senior Leadership

Jeffrey Larry

Director of Preservation

Hannah Urrey

Director of Advancement

Joan Cummins

Associate Director of Learning Initiatives

Rebecca Kilborne

Senior Marketing & Communications Manager

Molly Cadwell

Associate Director of Operations

Emma Tanner

Membership Coordinator

John Nembhard

Senior Museum Store Associate

Cameron Walpole

Associate Director of Interpretation and Public Programs

Kyesse Bidzimou

Events Manager

Seth Young

Historic Buildings and Grounds Technician
Board of Directors

Meet our Board of Directors