2022 Museum GPS Level 3A



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8/28/2020 9:00:00 AM

2022 Museum GPS Level 3A

2022

Stage, Sarah

Lois Benson

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Scoring Open

Materials

Agenda Files

Museums3AAgenda.pdf

Panelists (6)

  • County: Leon County

Bio:

County: Leon

Bio

  • Director, Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts and Courtesy Professor of Art History, Tallahassee, Florida
  • J.D. magna cum laude; Ph.D., Art History, Florida State University; M.A., Art History and Specialist Certification, Russian Linguistics, Lomonosov Moscow State University; B.A. Sociology, University of Florida
  • County: Palm Beach County

Bio:

County: PalmBeach

Bio

  • Chief Executive Officer, South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Previously, served in the U.S. Navy for six years on the USS Carr, USS Fort McHenry and USS Tortuga
  • Received South Florida Business Journal’s “40 under 40” award, Sun Sentinel's Top Workplace Professional Award, ATHENA award finalist and Women in Leadership Award Finalist
  • B.S., United States Naval Academy; M.A., Johns Hopkins University
  • County: Miami-Dade County

Bio:

County: MiamiDade

Bio

  • Executive Director, Holocaust Memorial of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation, Miami-Dade, Florida
  • Previously, Assistant Executive Director, Orloff Central Agency for Jewish Education, Broward County
  • M.A., Modern Jewish History, Baltimore Hebrew University and B.A., Social Studies Education, SUNY Oneonta
  • County: Indian River County

Bio:

County: IndianRiver

Bio

• Executive Director, McKee Botanical Gardens, Vero Beach, Florida • Previously, Director of Operations, McKee Botanical Gardens • M.A., Business Administrations, St. Louis University and Bachelors, Business Administration, St. Mary College
  • County: Pinellas County

Bio:

County: Pinellas

Bio

  • Executive Director, Dunedin Museum, Dunedin, Florida
  • Previously, Supervisor of the Nassau County Museum System, Curator, Tampa Bay History Museum 
  • Member of County Preservation Task Force and currently committee member, Past- President of the Florida Association of Museums, member of the Dunedin Historic Preservation task committee, and member of the Arts and Cultural Committee of Dunedin and served as the City Historian for over 15 years. 
  • Published several books on the History of Pinellas County, History of  Dunedin, Railroad History of Pinellas County, Baseball in Tampa Bay, and the New York Yankees the first 25 years.
  • M.A., Museum Studies, University of Denver and B.A., State University in Oneonta and Cooperstown, New York

    • County: Pinellas County

    Bio:

    County: Pinellas

    Bio

    • Executive Director, Morean Art Center, St. Petersburg, Florida
    • Previously, Director of Development, Museum of Science & History; Assistant Director and Collections Manager & Assistant Curator, The Armenian Museum of America
    • M.A., Museum Studies, Harvard University