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Last updated February 2020


Danny Owen, Director of Communications, Huntsville Museum of Art


Jillian Nakornthap, Exhibits Curator, Chandler Museum


Emily M. Talbot, Chief Curator, Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena

Kelly McKinley, CEO, Bay AreaChief Curator Discovery Museum, Sausalito


Heather Nielsen, Chief Learning and Engagement Officer, Denver Art Museum

Melora McDermott, Chief of Audience Engagement Strategy, Denver Art Museum


Vanessa Scott, Museum Specialist, Appleton Museum of Art, College of Central Florida, Ocala


E. Tory Laitila, Curator of Textiles and Fashion, Honolulu Museum of Art


Jim Miller, Vice President of Development & Marketing, National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library, Cedar Rapids

Meredith Hines-Dochterman, Director of Marketing & Communications, National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library, Cedar Rapids


Crystal Bauer, Manager, Center for the History of Family Medicine, Leawood


Brian J. Howard, Executive Director, North Andover Historical Society

Mike Travis, Vice President of Development, Boston Children’s Museum

Sarah Laursen, Alan J. Dworsky Associate Curator of Chinese Art, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge


Christopher Newell, Executive Director & Senior Partner with Wabanaki Nations, Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor

New York

Peter Bagrov, Curator in Charge of the Moving Image Department, George Eastman Museum, Rochester

North Carolina

Beth Warren, Retail Manager, Reynolda House Museum of American Art, Winston-Salem


Sam Moore, Director of Guest Operations, National Aviary, Pittsburgh

Stacie Brennan, Curator of Education, Lehigh University Art Galleries, Bethlehem


Warren Denney, Vice President of Creative Services, Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville


Scott Winterrowd, Director, Sid Richardson Museum, Fort Worth


Christy Coleman, Executive Director, Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Williamsburg

Annie Pardo, Director, National Museum of the Marine Corps, Triangle

Washington, D.C.

Dr. Benjamin Filene, Associate Director of Curatorial Affairs, Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History

Tricia Edwards, Deputy Director, Smithsonian Affiliations

British Columbia

Carla Bitter, Vice President of Learning & Programming, Science World, British Columbia, Vancouver

Puerto Rico

Marina Reyes Franco, Curator, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Puerto Rico, San Juan

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