Senior Leaders

Dr. Charles L. Venable—The Melvin & Bren Simon Director and CEO

Jonathan Berger—Deputy Director for Marketing and External Affairs

Katie Haigh - Chief Operating Officer 

Grace Meils - Interim Deputy Director for Institutional Advancement 

Jerry Wise - Chief Financial Officer 

Jonathan Wright - Deputy Director for Horticulture and Natural Resources


Newfields Staff may be reached at the main number, 317-923-1331.

Please note: Out of an abundance of caution and for the safety and well-being of our guests and community, the Newfields campus is temporarily closed, in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.