Board Nominations

The Board Nominating Committee is accepting nominations for the Class of 2017-2020.

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Benchmarks, guidelines and avenues for recognition.

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Our Board

We are governed by the Board of Directors elected by the members of the Alliance.

Chair of the Board (2014–2016)

Kaywin Feldman
Director and President
Minneapolis Institute of Art, MN

Vice Chair (2015–2016)

Douglas S. Jones
Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville, FL

Immediate Past Chair (2014–2016)

Meme Omogbai
Chair, Board of Trustees
New Jersey Historic Trust, Trenton, NJ 

Class of 2013–2016

Mark Edward
Hertzbach & Company, PA, Rockville, MD

David Ellis
Independent Professional
Boston, MA

Nik Honeysett
Director and CEO
Balboa Park Online Collaborative, San Diego, CA

Judith Margles
Executive Director
Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education, Portland, OR

Tonya Matthews
President and CEO
Michigan Science Center, Detroit

Silvia Singer
CEO, Directora General
Museo Interactivo de Economía (MIDE), Mexico City, Mexico

Carlos Tortolero
National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago, IL

Class of 2014–2017

Ellen Charles
President Emerita
Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens, Washington, DC

Kippen de Alba Chu
Executive Director
Iolani Palace, Honolulu, HI

Berit N. Durler
San Diego Zoo Global, San Diego, CA

Joel Hoffman
Executive Director
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, Miami, FL

Lisa Yun Lee
Director of the School of Art and Art History
University of Illinois at Chicago, IL

Patty Ortiz
Independent Professional
San Antonio, TX

Van A. Romans
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, TX

John Wetenhall
The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum,
Washington, DC

Class of 2015–2018

Robert M. Davis
President & CEO
National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
and Dubuque County Historical Society, IA

William T. Harris
President and CEO
Space Center Houston, Houston, TX

George G. Johnson (Treasurer)
Managing Director
George Johnson & Company, Detroit, MI

Eliza Benington Kozlowski

Director of Communications and Audience Development
George Eastman Museum, Rochester, NY

Lawrence Pijeaux

Past President and CEO
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, AL

Cinnamon Catlin-Legutko
President & CEO
Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor, ME

Ruth Shelly

Executive Director
Portland Children’s Museum, OR

Stephanie Stebich
Executive Director
Tacoma Art Museum, WA