2014 Slate for Board of Directors

The following people have been selected by the Nominating Committee and accepted by the Board of Directors for the 2014 slate of candidates. Their terms will begin as of the close of the 2014 Annual Meeting.

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Chair of the Board (2012–2014)

Meme Omogbai
Chief Operating Officer
Newark Museum, NJ

Vice Chair (2013–2014)

Kaywin Feldman
Director and President
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, MN

Immediate Past Chair (2012–2014)

Douglas G. Myers
President and CEO
San Diego Zoo Global, CA

Class of 2011–2014

Ellen Charles
Board President
Hillwood Estate Museum and Gardens, Washington, DC

Roberta Conner
Tamástslikt Cultural Institute, Pendleton, OR

Kippen de Alba Chu
Executive Director
Iolani Palace, Honolulu, HI

Joel Hoffman
Executive Director
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, Miami, FL

Lisa Yun Lee
Director of the School of Art and Art History
University of Illinois Chicago, IL

Patty Ortiz
Executive Director
Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center, San Antonio, TX

Van A. Romans
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, TX

John Wetenhall
The George Washington University Museum and 
The Textile Museum, Washington, DC

Class of 2012–2015

William T. Harris
Senior Vice President of Development and Marketing
California Science Center Foundation, Los Angeles, CA

Douglas S. Jones
Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville, FL

George G. Johnson
Managing Director
George Johnson and Company, Detroit, MI

Eliza Benington Kozlowski
Director of Communications and Visitor Engagement
Eastman House, Rochester, NY

Tey Marianna Nunn
Director and Chief Curator, Visual Arts Program and Museum
National Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque, NM

Lawrence Pijeaux
President and CEO
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, AL

Marshall C. Turner
Turner Venture Associates, San Francisco, CA

Class of 2013–2016

Mark Edward
Hertzbach and Company, PA, Rockville, MD

David Ellis
Independent Professional
Boston, MA

Nik Honeysett
Head of Administration
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Judith Margles
Executive Director
Oregon Jewish Museum, Portland, OR

Tonya Matthews
President and CEO
Michigan Science Center, Detroit

Silvia Singer
CEO, Directora General
Museo Interactivo de Economía (MIDE), Mexico City, Mexico

Carlos Tortolero
National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago, IL