Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

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June 2020
Reddit MuseumPros Ask Me Anything live chat

Ceramic Purple CowDecember 2020
Leadership Seminar, Virginia Association of Museums
Planning and facilitating two-day seminar for mid-career professionals.

PAST EVENTS

Ceramic Purple CowMay 2020
International Council of Museums (ICOM)

International Committee on Exhibition Exchange
Planned and facilitated webinar on ethical challenges faced by museums when engaging with migrants

Ceramic Purple CowMay 2020
Webinar Series, Your Career in Transition
Presented in collaboration with the Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums (MAAM) and the Virginia Association of Museums (VAM).

  • Interview like a STAR!
    With special guest, Gail Anderson, President, Gail Anderson & Assoc., Santa Fe, NM
  • Conquer your Cover Letter
    With special guest, Jose Ortiz, Chief Operating Officer, MoMA PS1, Queens, NY
  • Recraft your Résumé
    With special guest, Jose Ortiz, Chief Operating Officer, MoMA PS1, Queens, NY
  • Dive Deep into Job Postings
    With special guest, Wyona Lynch-McWhite, Senior Vice President, Arts Consulting Group, Boston, MA
  • Know your Network
    With special guest, Claudia Ocello, President and CEO, Museum Partners Consulting, Maplewood, NJ
  • Power Up your Personal Brand
    With special guests, Stephanie Fitzwater Arduini, Director of Education, Collections, and Exhibitions, American Civil War Museum, Richmond, VA; and Sheri Levinsky-Raskin, President, SJLR Solutions, New York, NY
  • (Re)Discover your Strengths, Skills, and Passions
    With special guest, Marsha Semmel, leadership and strategic planning consultant, National Endowment for the Humanities; author, Partnership Power
  • Understand and Manage Stress During your Career Disruption
    With special guest, Wendy Luke, The HR Sage; co-editor, A Life in Museums: Managing your Museum Career

Ceramic Purple CowDecember 2019
International Council of Museums (ICOM)

International Committee on Exhibition Exchange
Facilitated webinar on emergency preparedness and disaster response.

Ceramic Purple CowOctober 2019
Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums Annual Meeting
Facilitated conference session, Managing Career Transitions.

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March 2019
DC Emerging Museum Professionals
Facilitated workshop, Interviewing and Powering Up your Personal Brand.

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November 2018
International Council of Museums (ICOM)

International Committee on Exhibition Exchange
Planned and facilitated webinar series on traveling exhibitions.

Ceramic Purple CowSeptember 2018
American Association for State and Local History Annual Conference
Facilitated half-day forum on self-aware leadership, fostering leadership at all levels, and career transitions.

Ceramic Purple CowSummer 2018
Johns Hopkins University MA in Museum Studies Program
Taught online course, Exploring Museum Professions.

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Summer 2018
The George Washington University Museum Education Program
Co-taught course, Museum Proposal Writing.

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July 2018
Johns Hopkins University MA in Museum Studies Program
Facilitated online forum on interviewing.

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July 2018
The George Washington University Museum Education Program
Facilitated Career Communication Workshop.

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July 2018
Johns Hopkins University MA in Museum Studies Program, online
Facilitated online forum on mentoring.

Ceramic Purple CowSpring  through Summer 2018
Seton Hall University MA in Museum Professions Program
Facilitated half-day Museum Career Lab; 1:1 Student Career Coaching.

Ceramic Purple CowSummer 2018
The George Washington University Museum Education Program
Facilitated day-long Museum Career Lab; 1:1 Student Career Coaching.

Ceramic Purple CowMarch 2018
Johns Hopkins University Museum Studies Program
Facilitated online Workshop: (Re)Crafting your Résumé; conducted 1:1 Student Résumé Review.

Ceramic Purple CowMarch 2018
Virginia Association of Museums Annual Conference
Facilitated Career Clinics, 1:1 Coaching, and session, Powering Up your Network.