Our Team

Chandos Dodson
Biography

Chandos started her interior design business in Houston, Texas in 2000. She is an alumna of the University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture and was trained by three of the premier interior design firms in the United States, Greg Jordan Interior Design, Naomi Leff Interior Design, and Dan Carithers Design Consultant. She has won numerous design awards, including House Beautiful magazine as one of the “Next Wave” of Interior Designers in 2010. In 2012, Chandos Interiors was recognized as a "Star on the Rise" by the Decorative Center of Houston. She has been published in many local and national magazines and newspapers.

chandos@c2artadvisors.com
Mary Hammon Quinn
Biography

Mary Hammon joined C2 Art Advisors as President in January 2016. She received a B.A. in Art History from Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia. She also earned her Masters in Modern & Contemporary Art from Christie’s Education in London. Mary Hammon previously worked for Christie’s in New York as an Account Manager in the Estates, Appraisals & Valuations Department. This position allowed her to travel throughout the country to view private collections and to assist clients with the appraisal and/or deaccession of fine art, furniture, jewelry and other collectibles. Mary Hammon returned to her hometown of Houston, TX and launched Frost Bank’s Fine Art Advisory Service in 2012. In this role, she consulted clients on buying, selling and managing collections of art. Mary Hammon currently serves on the board of the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston and the Texas Cultural Trust.

maryhammon@c2artadvisors.com
Nadia Mankins
Biography

Nadia earned a B.S. in Computer Science and a M.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Art History, Anthropology and Spanish Literature at the University of Texas – Pan American (UTPA). She also studied abroad at the University of Salamanca in Spain and has taken numerous Art History postgraduate seminars. Nadia joined C2 with ten years of experience in technology, data analysis and systems implementation. Her diverse background also includes curatorial research, exhibition installation, collection management and cultural partnerships. Nadia has held positions at the International Museum of Art and Science, UTPA Art Department and Galleri Urbane – Marfa + Dallas. She is bilingual in Spanish and has recently served on the board of the Cine Sol Film Festival and co-founded UTPA Global Lens.

Audrey Lindsey
Biography

Audrey returned to her hometown of Dallas after living in Europe, San Francisco, and most recently New York City. For the past six years, Audrey gained extensive fine art auction experience at Phillips in New York, focusing on modern and contemporary artwork. Audrey held various positions at the auction house. She enjoyed the hands on aspect of cataloguing paintings, works on paper and sculpture, as well as working directly with collectors and consignors. Prior to Phillips, Audrey worked at a contemporary art gallery, and in the studio of a fashion and beauty photographer. Audrey graduated from University of Arkansas, earning a B.A. in graphic design.

Natalie Jones
Biography

A Fort Worth native, Natalie graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.A. in Studio Art and a minor in Business Foundations. Prior to graduating, she spent an unforgettable semester in Barcelona, Spain, where she studied Spanish and Art History with a focus on the works and lives of Picasso, Miró and Dalí. Natalie worked at Heritage Auctions from 2010 to 2014, and held the role of Lead Cataloguer for American, European, Illustration, Texas and Western Art. Prior to joining C2, she worked as a Research Specialist for a small Dallas-based art advisory firm.