The museum at La Brea Tar Pits and the William S. Hart museum will remain closed until further notice. Advanced tickets are required for entry to NHM’s Spider Pavilion, and are now available online. See NHMLAC's response to coronavirus (COVID-19).

Robin Aspinall

Chief Financial Officer

In her role as CFO, Aspinall is responsible for the planning and managing of all the institution’s financial activities, and overseeing Information Technology. Aspinall was appointed to this role in March 2020 after serving as the Interim CFO since December 2019. Prior to working with NHMLAC, Aspinall had retired from her position as Vice President for Business and Administration and Treasurer of Claremont McKenna College (CMC) after serving 16 years in that role.

Aspinall was responsible for the development of operating and capital budgets and all other financial matters for the College. She also had oversight for human resources, facilities and construction management, dining services, real estate, rental properties, and The Children’s School. Prior to her arrival at CMC, Aspinall served as Controller and Associate Treasurer of Pomona College, and was a practicing Certified Public Accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers (formerly Coopers & Lybrand). In her spare time, Aspinall chairs the Planning Commission for the City of Upland.