Staff & Administration

The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation For Documentary Photography & Film

Staff & Administration

Executive Management

manuel rivera-ortiz, foundation president & founder / Governance

andre pfanner, Senior VP Finance / Legal

peter scribner, Senior VP / Legal

Editorial & Media

Michael Palmieri, Executive VP Public Relations, Media, Web / International

Mr. Palmieri is a marketing communications and business process consultant. Mr. Palmieri focuses on marketing services and product management for emerging financial technology firms. With extensive energy and financial markets news gathering and information dissemination experience at Reuters, he currently serves as the Director of Information Technology for Fossil Free Indexes LLC, a newly established environmental, social and governance index and research company. Past engagement include management, business development and marketing positions at FinAnalytica Inc. (now BISAM), Insightful Corp. (now TIBCO) and Soliton Associates (now SunGard). Based in New York City, Mr. Palmieri writes and edits extensively in the area of financial risk management with recent contributed pieces in Pension & Investments Online and Investment & Pensions Europe. Mr. Palmieri holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Geology from Ohio State University.

Maryvonne Lepage, Associate VP Communications / France

Curation

nicolas havette, artistic director

Nicolas Havette is a freelance curator and photographer. He is a member of Hans Lucas Agency. Mr. Havette works between France and Southeast Asia. Since 2011, he has been serving as the director at Gallery le Magasin de Jouets in Arles. Previously, he was Art Director of the festival Les Nuits Photographique in Paris from 2010 – 2014. Mr. Havette’s collaborations include Yangon Photo Festival, Les Rencontres d’Arles and Festival les Photaumnales. He is a graduate of the National School of Photography in Arles, France.

Allan Griffiths, Photo Historian / Curatorial Advisor / Associate VP Curatorial

Legal

jason m. kIEfer, boylan code, llp, rochester

Logistics

Nicolas Pène

Summer 2016 Staff & Interns

Julia Gat
Julia Gat
Avignon
Gabrielle Gayraud
Toulouse
Tiphaine Huet
Tiphaine Huet
Lyon
Agathe Viardot
Agathe Viardot
Arles
Gaëlle Vielajus
Gaëlle Vielajus
Arles
Michael Palmieri
Michael Palmieri
Executive Director, Communications
Nicolas Havette
Nicolas Havette
Artistic Director