Senior Staff

Black and white photograph of Larry Dubinski, President and CEO of The Franklin Institute

When pride, passion, and drive come together, you get the people of The Franklin Institute. Meet our dynamic leaders who work diligently to pursue our mission—to inspire a passion for learning about science and technology.

Larry Dubinski - President and CEO

Erin Armstrong - Vice President, Marketing, Communications and Digital Media

Abigail Bysshe - Chief Experience and Strategy Officer

Keith Doughty - Vice President, Finance

Mark Harmon - Vice President, Operations

Christopher Rizzo - Vice President, Business Operations

Rebekah Sassi - Vice President, External Affairs

Darryl Williams, Ph.D. - Senior Vice President of Science, Education, and Human Resources

Photograph of the inside of Franklin Hall, showing part of the large marble statue of Benjamin Franklin.

As the most visited museum in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and a top-five tourist destination in the City of Philadelphia, The Franklin Institute is one of the leading science centers in the country and serves as both a prominent educational and cultural resource, and as an anchor of the local economy.

Our Diversity, Equity, Accessibility & Inclusion Philosophy