Resumé Writing for Emerging Museum Professionals
Career Management
The Conference Center  Sunday, May 18  2-3:15 p.m.     205 
Gain valuable tips on crafting an effective resumé. Be sure to bring at least one hard copy to mark up as facilitators guide participants through resumé structure, the importance of a summary statement, how to demonstrate impact, and when to let go of work and education experience.

Session Format :    Skills Lab

Learner Outcomes

Greg Stevens - American Alliance of Museums

Greg has directed the AAM professional development program since 2007, including seminars and webinars, international programs, Professional Network programs, EMP initiatives, AAM Career Café and Museum Career Labs, reaching thousands of colleagues each year. He is co-editor (with Wendy Luke)of A Life in Museums: Managing Your Museum Career (2012, The AAM Press). He holds an MAT, Museum Education from The George Washington University and a BA in theatre from San Diego State University.

Alissa Whiteley - Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation

Alissa Whiteley graduated from UCSB with a B.A. in Psychology. Currently, she manages two programs at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum. The Air Force One Discovery Center is an immersive, simulation-based field trip program servicing 25,000 students per year. During the summer, she manages the Ronald Reagan Student Leadership Program for motivated high school students. Both programs seek to increase the leadership capabilities and civic engagement of its student participants.