S#!t I Wish They Taught in Grad School
Career Management
The Conference Center  Tuesday, May 20  3:15-4:30 p.m.     305 
Successful museum leaders possess hard-to-teach “soft skills.” This session features short coaching presentations that are instructive, humorous and candid. Subjects include: Firing Someone Gracefully, Conversing with Rich People, Dealing with Crazies, Win Allies and Build Coalitions! and others.

Session Format :    Flash

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

Jack Ludden - The J. Paul Getty Trust

Angelina Ong -

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.

Amy Ritter Cowen - Navy Pier

Chad Roberts - Ramsey County Historical Society