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Board of Directors

The American Alliance of Museums is a 501(c)3 organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.


Jorge Zamanillo
Chair of the Board (2023-2025)
Founding Director
National Museum of the American Latino





Headshot of man with short cut salt and pepper hair with bright blue eyes smiling broadly at the camera wearing a dark blue blazer with a checked white and blue shirt.Nathan Richie
Vice Chair & Secretary (2023-2024)
Golden History Museum and Park




Man with dark hair, smiling, wearing a suit and with a lapel pinDevon Akmon
Treasurer (20232024)
Michigan State University Museum and CoLab Studio




Chevy Humphrey
Immediate Past Chair (2023-2024)
President & CEO
Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago

Board Members

Headshot of Dina BaileyDina Bailey
Mountain Top Vision



Carrie Barratt headshotCarrie Rebora Barratt
LongHouse Reserve


Frederic Bertley
President and CEO
Center of Science and Industry



Alison Rempel BrownAlison Rempel Brown
President & CEO
Science Museum of Minnesota


Carole Charnow
President & CEO
Boston Children’s Museum




Jessica Chavez
Vice President of Education and Chief Learning & Community Partnerships Officer
Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago

Image of a white woman with shoulder length wavy reddish brown hair wearing a large red beaded necklace.Marcia DeWitt
Biggs Museum of American Art


Larry Dubinski
President & CEO
The Franklin Institute


Headshot of Ann FriedmanAnn Friedman
Founder & CEO
Planet Word

Headshot of Linda HarrisonLinda Harrison
Director & CEO
The Newark Museum of Art


Charles Katzenmeyer headshotCharles L. Katzenmeyer
Vice President, Institutional Advancement
Field Museum


Patsy Phillips
Executive Director
IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts



Headshot of a woman smiling at the camera with short grey hair and dangling earrings. Karol Wight
President and Executive Director
Corning Museum of Glass


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