FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 8, 2017

American Alliance of Museums Welcomes Four New Board Members

ARLINGTON, VA

The American Alliance of Museums (AAM), the only organization representing the entire scope of the museum community, today announced that four leading professionals from the museum field and beyond have been newly elected to the board of directors, serving three-year terms.

The incoming board members are:

“Our board continues to broaden its perspective, with new members from within and beyond the museum field, and with global viewpoints as well,” said Laura Lott, Alliance president and CEO.  “Their guidance will be crucial to fulfill our mission to champion museums and nurture excellence in partnership with our members and allies.”

Re-elected to the AAM board were:

The board members’ new terms begin on May 10, 2017 with the conclusion of the AAM Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo in St. Louis.  Read more about AAM’s board of directors.

About the American Alliance of Museums

The American Alliance of Museums has been bringing museums together since 1906, helping to develop standards and best practices, gathering and sharing knowledge, and providing advocacy on issues of concern to the entire museum community. Representing more than 35,000 individual museum professionals and volunteers, institutions, and corporate partners serving the museum field, the Alliance stands for the broad scope of the museum community.  For more information, visit AAM.

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Media Contacts: 

AAM

Joseph Klem
Director, Public Relations
American Alliance of Museums
202-218-7670
jklem@aam-us.org