Advocacy in Practice
  
Development and Membership
The Conference Center  Monday, May 19  1:45-3 p.m.     204 
  
If museums are not AT the table, we could be ON the table. Effective advocacy for your museum or related work is critical to enlisting the support of local, state and federal policymakers. Fortunately, there are lots of resources to help. Hear your peers’ stories and lessons “from the trenches.”

Sponsored by Campbell & Company.


  

Small Museums

Session Format :    Storytelling

Learner Outcomes





Cinnamon Catlin-Legutko - Abbe Museum

Working in museums for more than 20 years, Cinnamon Catlin-Legutko has been a museum director since 2001. Prior to joining the Abbe Museum as President & CEO in 2009, Cinnamon was the director of the General Lew Wallace Study & Museum in Crawfordsville, Indiana where she led the organization to the National Medal for Museum Service in 2008. A passionate advocate for museums – their successes and their needs – and small museum expert, she is a frequent presenter at national museum meetings a

Ember Farber - American Alliance of Museums


Elise Granata - Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History


Katie March - Golden History Museums


Nathan Richie - Golden History Museums

Nathan Richie is director at Golden History Museums in Golden, Colorado. He holds an MA in Museum Studies from John F. Kennedy University and a BA in American History from Colorado State University. Previously, Nathan served as Director of Exhibits and Programs at the McCormick Freedom Museum in Chicago and as Curator of Collections and Programs at the Swope Art Museum in Terre Haute, Indiana. Nathan served four years as chair of EdCom, AAM’s education network.