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 Stevens is assistant director for professional development at AAM and has facilitated many career-related sessions at the Annual Meeting and in Museum Career Labs. He is the co-editor of "A Life in Museums: Managing Your Museum Career" (2012, The AAM Press).

Alissa Whiteley - Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation

Alissa Whiteley has worked in the field of education for eleven years, and transitioned to the museum world in 2010. Housed within the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, Alissa manages The Air Force One Discovery Center, servicing 25,000 students each school year and the Ronald Reagan Student Leadership Program, servicing 200 high school students during the summer months. Both programs are aimed at building the civic engagement and leadership skills of its student participants.