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.


Valerie Brown
Chief of Marketing

As Chief Marketing Officer, Valerie oversees YBCA’s brand marketing, communications, and visitor experience efforts.


Jonathan Moscone
Chief Producer

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.