Fail Early, Often and Off-Broadway
Forces of Change
The Conference Center  Tuesday, May 20  1:45-3 p.m.     LL4 
In 2012, five museum directors worked to develop innovative solutions to some of the sector’s most pressing challenges. Three of the five will reveal insights gained from their work and share their experience embedding innovation in their organizations—and failing early, often and out of sight.

Session Format :    Idea Forum

Learner Outcomes

Kaywin Feldman - Minneapolis Institute of Art

Kaywin Feldman has been the Duncan and Nivin MacMillan Director and President of the Minneapolis Institute of Arts since 2008. She is also the current board chair of the American Alliance of Museums, a trustee of National Arts Strategies, and past president of the Association of Art Museum Directors.

Brian Kennedy - Toledo Museum of Art

Michele Nichols - Minneapolis Institute of Art

Michele Nichols is Chief of Staff at the Minneapolis Institute of Art. She serves as the primary support person regarding leadership team initiatives in service of institutional priorities, manages key planning and implementation processes for the director, and oversees board relations for the museum. She has been at Mia since 1995, and has worked in museum administration for over 25 years.

John Wetenhall - George Washington University Museum & The Textile Museum