International Sculpture Center



Interns are very important to keeping things running smoothly at the ISC. The ISC thanks all of our interns through the years who have brought their skills and enthusiasm to helping acheive the ISC's mission.


Matthew Ackerman
Conference & Events Intern. Matthew is an English and Policy Double Major with a concentration in Arts and Media Policy at Lafayette College. He has always had an interest in the arts, surrounding himself in both visual and performance art, and has grown a deep appreciation for both media. As a student who hopes to eventually become an administrator in the arts field, he believes the ISC is an excellent place to begin exploring. Matthew is also an avid actor and musically talented: he plays percussion and piano!

Layla Cabrera
Web & Portfolio Intern. Layla graduated Mercer County Community College with two Associates in Advertising & Graphic Design and Web Design. She will continue her academic career at Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) - Atlanta in 2016 as a graphic designer. Layla has always had an interest in the arts and hopes her internship at the ISC will help her gain experience in the field and become a well-rounded artist. In addition to her artistic talents, Layla is also bilingual and can understand and read three other languages!

Marissa Chimento
Library Intern. Marissa is currently pursuing her Masterís in Library Science and Information Technology from San Jose State University. Her interest in library and archives lead her to her ISC Library Internship, which she hopes will further her career goals of becoming either a youth services librarian or school media specialist. Marissaís extensive professional background includes working at MTVís tape library, where she was able to not only learn about archives, but also to rub elbows with a few celebrities!

Elin Fidele
Web & Portfolio Intern. Elin is currently studying Digital Media, with a focus in Web Design, Multimedia, and 3D Animation at Mercer County Community College. He hopes his Web & Portfolio internship will allow him to enhance his knowledge and further develop his skill set in order to become an expert in his field. Elin has long been interested in web design, and learned HTML from an early age. This passion for finding new codes allows him to produce unique and innovative designs.

Erica Heaney
Development & Fundraising and Membership Intern. Erica currently attends The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) and is pursuing a Graphic Design major and Fine Arts minor. Through both her Development & Fundraising and Membership internships, she hopes to become acquainted with the art community as well as advance her career goal of working as a graphic designer, so that she may utilize her creative and artistic skills. Erica is also well travelled, and has taken trips to Maine every summer of her life!

Colleen Mackenzie
Membership and Arts Administration Intern. Colleen is currently pursuing her undergraduate degree in Studio Arts from Montclair State University. Her passion for non-profit art organizations and led her to becoming an intern with the ISC, and she hopes that she will be able to aid the ISC in making a positive impact on its community. After finishing her degree, Colleen plans to obtain her MFA in order to become a Professor of Drawing, as well as to be involved in a gallery or museum setting. Colleen is also a fantastic cook!

Leah McGonigle
Library Intern. Leah is a recent graduate of Monmouth University, where she studied History. Her interest in pursuing a career in archives at either a museum or library lead her to her Library Internship with the ISC. Here, she hopes to gain experience in the field and further develop her skill set. Leah also has an interest in acting, and was awarded Best Director at a play festival!

Andrew McRobbie
Library Intern. Andrew attends Montclair State University and is pursuing his MA in Museum Management. He hopes that his internship with the ISC coupled with his interest in sculpture and the arts will allow him to gain experience so that he may one day work in a museum or library setting. Andrew also plays both the electric and acoustic guitar!

Maria Rolsal
Library Intern. Maria is currently attending Simmons College, where she studies Communications and Media Arts and minors in Information Technology. Through her Library internship, she hopes to gain experience in cataloguing in an arts setting. Looking forward, Maria hopes to complete a Masterís degree in Library and Information Science, as well as become a Youth Services Librarian. She is also the host of a radio show along with her roommate that plays exclusively music by female artists!

Sarah Spencer
Advertising Intern. Sarah is currently studying Art History at Juniata College in Huntington, PA. In the future she hopes to study museum administration and possibly work at an art gallery. Sarah was drawn to the ISC because of her passion for art, and hopes that her internship will allow her to support both artists and art enthusiasts. Her extracurricular interests also include field hockey and singing!

Rose M. Andolina
Ashley DeAngelis
Navjot Banwait
Paul Barudin
Katharine Bishop
Alice Brownell
Ashley Caferro
Victoria Chang
Kristy Cole
Julia Cuddahy
Karla Curtis
Kyle Cziepel
Ryan Cziepel
Rachel Dutaud
Gioia DiMicco
Megan Ho
Casey Gale
Kelly Gerding
Raha Ghassemi
Donovan Griffin
Andrea Jensen
Husna Kazmir
Julia Kuelzow
Gwendolyn Kurtz
Nicole Lambo
Danielle Leng
Madeleine Lesperance
Kelly Lynch
Teresa Marra
Ashleigh Mason
Lindsey Meldrum
Kevin Monaghan
Nikki Nordquist
Heather Ossandon
Matthew Parris
Gabrielle Peterson
Emma Pouncey
Danielle Scicluna
Courtney Stewart
Martha Vincent
Marie Wdzieczkowski
Bernadette Weibel
Melanie Winstead
Becky Wilkening
Ashley Wituschek
Beverly Wong
Rob Zakes
Yuko Zobrin