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Cecelia Walls

Cecelia Walls is the content and editorial strategist for the American Alliance of Museums. She began her career as a collections manager and registrar at various historic house museums and history museums in the greater Washington, DC area. Cecelia holds a bachelor of arts in historic preservation and a masters degree in museum studies. Follow her on Twitter @cawalls.

Recent Posts by Cecelia Walls

Museums are important! Perspectives from kids at work.

Category: Influence of Museums
The third Thursday of April is National Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. This annual program is more than simply “shadowing” a grownup; it helps kids see that what their …

Meet the #AAM2019 Social Media Journalists

Category: 2019 Annual Meeting
Selected from a stellar pool of applicants who are passionate about museums, social activism, sustainability, diversity, and social media, this year’s cohort of social media …

Valuing and Creating Value: AAM’s Recent Internship Project

Category: Influence of Museums
Do you enjoy reading Museum, the Alliance’s award-winning magazine? Well, if you do, we’re excited to tell you that we’ve been busy digitizing past feature articles and adding …

Meet the #AAM2018 Social Media Journalists

Category: Annual Meeting
We’re excited to introduce our #AAM2018 Social Media Journalists, selected from a national pool of applicants who are passionate about museums, education, and social media. We were truly …

Ready to Prototype? Applications now open…

Category: Center for the Future Of Museums Blog
In the final chapter of CFM’s TrendsWatch 2017, I argue that museums need to recognize that failure is a necessary part of a successful design process. As a sector, we need to become …

Tools and Resources in the Wake of Charlottesville

Category: Alliance Blog
First, let me state how proud I am to work in a field where museums and other institutions (AAM included) publicly denounce hatred and bigotry. Simply knowing there are places that offer …

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