MuseumCamp 2017 Camper Bios
Comments
 Share
The version of the browser you are using is no longer supported. Please upgrade to a supported browser.Dismiss

 
$
%
123
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ABCDEFG
1
2
3
4
Your Fellow Changemakers
5
MuseumCamp 2017 Camper Bios and Contact Info
6
7
8
9
10
Name (First)Name (Last)BioEmailTwitterInstagramSnapchat
11
AndreaAlarcon
12
LindaAlvarezLinda talks to teens about art (and eats Cheez-its) for a living, and in her spare time, she likes to make things and go for long walks in the desert.linalv@live.com@zeravlaadnil
13
ShaelynAmaioShaelyn Amaio mashed together her work in museums, archives, amusement parks, design firms and restaurants in thinking about and creating public heritage and entertainment experiences.shaelyn.amaio@gmail.comtwitter.com/heyshaelyninstagram.com/heyshaelyn@samaio
14
AbbyAndersonI am one of two museum coordinators at the Money Museum, which specializes in the history of money, finance, and the U.S. economy.Abby.Anderson@kc.frb.org@missbansheeabby@missbansheenero@missabbyface
15
IzBalletoCommunity organizer and museum advocate who promotes peace through arts and culture.
16
NicoleBalsdonI'm passionate about science communication, museums, program evaluations, lifelong learning, and connecting people to real science at the Beaty Biodiversity Museum.nicoleedithbalsdon@gmail.comhttps://twitter.com/nlittlemore
https://www.instagram.com/nlittlemore/
17
LaurenBenetuaI'm the Dialogue Catalyst at the MAH and an otherwised mixed bag of arts, social justice, and everything Bay Area.
laurenb@santacruzmah.org
lbenetua@gmail.com
@laurenbenny
18
CamilleBethune-BrownQuirky, 25yr old yogi lover with a passion for social activism in museums.
19
JoshBoykinGame critic, writer, lover of Mac and Cheese.josh@intelligame.ustwitter.com/wallstormerinstagram.com/wallstormer@lightningstorms
20
CaseyBranthooverI supervise people that teach hands on science lessons but a much more fun fact about me that potatoes once sent me to the ER.
21
ErinBusbeeSomeone's kid, someone's partner, queer (they, them, theirs), advocate, athlete, lover, fighter, human.
22
DeirdreCarassoEverything is about people. Trying passionatly to change an art museum accordingly. With all my heart and thinking-power.carasso@xs4all.nl
23
Miki'alaCatalfanoArtist trapped in a designer/museum professional paradigm fumbling toward creative ways of spreading life-affirming messages to all creatures.mikiala.catalfano@gmail.com
24
RobinCembalestArts journalist turned Instagram influencer and social-media consultant. Founder of Niborista network of arts professionals.
25
CarolineChangWriter and arts administrator who likes create magical stories and spaces. Carolinechang110@gmail.comTwitter.com/wordsandcatsInstagram.com/wordsandcats@wordsandcats
26
ChristianClarkEver-learning leader, recovering from art school and a career in public education, with a healthy enthusiasm for community, food and beer (and the like) …oh, and I have a beard.
christian.clark@utsa.edu; cdclark.mfa@gmail.com
Twitter.com/MfaClarkinstagram.com/cdclark_mfa
27
MichaelaClarkI'm the Design Spark (Graphic Designer) at the the MAH. I love to make things, explore the outdoors, and I'm currently working on being able to do a real push-up.
28
JustinCollinsBeach Cleaner and Surface Area Evangelist. Designer and Fabricator at the MAH. Space design, user interaction and distilled content keep me up at night.
29
AmberCregerI'm a trained library ninja, specializing in connecting people through experiences and resources.acreger@stdl.org
30
LeonardoCruzLeonardo is a an Igniter of mischief and wonder, his favorite creature is the Mantis Shrimp and if he could have any super power his would be to speak all languages and/or dance like Michael Jackson.
31
GinaDíazeducator, art & film curator, femme mama, cautious optimist. scholar of feminist & queer of color expressive cultures & critical museum studies.
32
KendraDorityKendra currently supports university educators in designing more inclusive, accessible, and creative learning experiences.kendra.dority@gmail.com
33
MeghanDurieuxMeghan is a quiet explorer and observer of the world, who loves drag and narwhals, and works at a science centre.
meghan.durieux@sparkscience.ca
@quiet_meg@quietmeg
34
EmilyEaklandEmily Arden Eakland creates, dances, and makes spaces for art.
35
KassieEdwardsKassie Edwards is a Research Assistant who works with Curators to interpret black art and history for museum visitors.
36
asharaekundayoI'm a time traveler with dirt under my polished nails who loves red wine, laughter, artist talks, grandchildren and cooking for friends!ashara@oakland.impacthub.net@blublakwomyn@blublakwomyn
37
AudreyEllisI am a history major at UCSC, who super loves museums and cats.
38
JoseFelicianoI'm an arts, culture, & heritage professional, educator, and researcher with a passion for dancing, travel, and curling up with a great book.
39
JonathonFreemanIn between raising a rambunctious 6 year old daughter and taking long runs through the (real) Northern California wildlands, Jonathon works to support his community's efforts to bring health and vitality to the people.jonathonoak@gmail.cominstagram.com/jonathon_x
40
JillGalloI am a 40 year Santa Cruz resident, artist, education administrator, parent of two amazing young adults, and chronic community collaborator.
41
StaceyGarciaDirector of Community Engagement at the MAH, seeking and creating magic whenever possible.
42
HopeGhazalaHope is a Muslim, queer, Puerto Rican, Egyptian social worker who loves museum practice.hghazala@gmail.comegypt.o.rican
43
LailiGohartajArtist, administrator and advocate Laili Gohartaj comes to Museum Camp eager to work with, and be inspired by fellow change makers.lailibugs@gmail.comnoneLailiBugnope
44
ErinGolightlyI am a California native, film enthusiast, Museum professional working as a Program Specialist in the Office of the Director at the Smithsonian, National Museum of African American History and Culture.
45
SandinoGomez
46
IvelGontanIvel is a bright person with a penchant for: informal science education, the ocean, coffee, social justice, and seahorses. Open, curious, and interested in you.
47
ShelbyGrahamExperimental photographer, arts educator, curator, international collaborator and the director of the Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery at UC Santa Cruz.sgraham@ucsc.edugrahamgallery
48
EliseGranataCommunity Catalyst who loves community-first design, journey maps, deadlifts and her cat Munch.
49
Nora GrantArtist and Exhibitions Coordinator for the MAH who loves making space for people to connect with their own creativity + being outside, all things textiles, working with my hands, and yes, my two cats.
50
NinaGrayI believe every work of art needs some glitter.
51
YazmínGuerreroI am Yazmí­n. I do research, content development and mediation for museums. I'm a little bit geek
52
JenniferHamiltonAquarium community programs manager, neighborhood organizer, Baltimore enthusiast, treehugger, new mama, dog petter, over-thinker, mover, shaker, and sometimes I’m funny.
jennyannhamilton@gmail.com
jhamilton@aqua.org
@jenny_jenny_jenny
53
VictoriaHamiltonVictoria Hamilton is an arts leader, thinker, doer, maker and shaker ready to set the world on fire.
54
KatieHazardBurning Man Arts leader, world-traveler, feminist, longtime meditator, yoga teacher, and yes my real last name is actually Hazard.katie.hazard@burningman.org
55
KatieHenrySchool and Family Programs Manager at Friends of the High Line who is interested in intersectional, interdisciplinary, and intergenerational programming in public spaces.
56
RyanHillArtist-educator who has worked at every kind of museum imaginable and now is looking for the unimaginableryanthomashill@gmail.com@HillR12
57
DalilaHuertaI'm an arts & culture educator primarily devoted to youth programming and social advocacy.huerta.dalila@gmail.com@dhuerta1848@dhuerta1848
58
ChristineJackson53 year-old mother of one son, dedicated to Community Outreach with a focus on serving Survivors of Crime Victimschrissy25099@comcast.net
59
CarolynJervisCarolyn is a curator and writer who is currently opening a new art gallery at MacEwan University in Edmonton, Canada.carolyn.jervis@gmail.com@carolynjervis@carolyn_jervis
60
SydneyJohnsonA Black and bold historian dedicated to inclusive interpretation and socially conscious museum practices.
61
PatriceKeetI'm a museum junkie and am ED and co-founder of the Santa Cruz Children's Museum of Discovery.
62
JamieKeilHi! I am Youth Programs Catalyst at the MAH, a new yogi and love dreaming, imagining, creating and adventuring. Also I love my dog so much.
63
MeganKellerOriginally from Los Angeles, Megan is passionate about creating social change through Museums.
64
RandiKellyBreathe => Balance => Open => Connect => Expand => Transform => Repeat . . . Repeat . . . Fall off . . . Get back on . . . Repeat . . . . Repeat . . . .
65
AlisonKennedyI'm a genderqueer, early-career professional, looking to create radical change in the museum world by living authentically and inspiring others to do the same.@museumqueer@museumqueer@stoicandbrave
66
AnneKindsethAfter spending 15 (plus) years working at museums across the US, I find myself trying to make change as a part-time employee at a small(er) museum in Dallas, Texas.akindseth@gmail.com
67
VictoriaLeeI'm a graduate student here to dismantle the hierarchy.vlee23@me.com@iamvictorialee
68
JoanneLefrakJoanne Lefrak passionately works as Director of Education and Outreach at SITE Santa Fe, volunteers countless hours as the Chair of the City of Santa Fe Children and Youth Commission, and screen prints and mirrors glass and scratches drawings into Plexiglas as a visual artist. lefrak@sitesantafe.org @jlefrak
69
DanielLengSoftware engineer, photographer, and entrepreneur passionate about visual literacy, open information, and disruptive innovation in the arts.dan@pointandline.com@point_and_line@danl3ng
70
LotteLentSWcisF educator seeking multiple partners to expand my ability to learn and facilitate beyond my former roles in state parks, national parks, universities, museums, and an Outback School-of-the-Air.
71
MeredithLeonardEducation and Community Coordinator at Halton Region Heritage Services, teacher, life-long student, facilitator, feminist historian, equestrian
72
AmparoLeyman PinoFun Education Consultant, based in San Francisco, born and raised in Mexico City.
73
JonellLoganIndependent curator and museum advocate, working to make contemporary art acceptable ina southern city.
74
ShayaLyonPassionate about organizing information, and the collaborative creative processes that make it possible. Non-profit director (Llive Music Project), software product manager, UI/UX designer, photographer, and writer.shayab@gmail.com@pickleshy@pickleshy
75
RaynaMathisMy name is Rayna and I love summer naps, beaches, and swing dancing.raynam@seattleartmuseum.org
dont have one but text me! 360.991.4453
indygirl77raynananana
76
AndreaMcCannI’m a multi-media artist, however I make my living as a museum professional at the Monterey Bay Aquarium—for 30 years now—to support a family of furry, feathered and naked bipeds and quadrupeds.
77
SiobhanMcCuskerArtist, museum educator, mother and creative spirit who is motivated to bring about transformation.
78
AlexMeiserI design graphics, events, and community.
79
ShawnMeislFundraiser and walking idea factory, Shawn is skilled at connecting people, spacemaking, and having candid conversation.shawn.meisl@gmail.com
80
AntonioMendezPuertorican native artist and bilingual educator in love with life.
81
HannaMesratyI am curious, enjoy solving puzzles, and believe community is resource.
82
NayantaraMhatreI'm a middle school teacher of history, affinity group facilitator, and museum nerd.@nayantaramhatre@nayantara
83
AllentzaMichelI'm Allentza, a civc designer, artist, community organizer, intercultural facilitator and a nerd.
84
MonicaMontgomeryMonica is an arts and culture powerhouse, leading Museum of Impact to use creativity and social change as a means of bridging the gap between people and movements.
85
KateMoonI am a public programs coordinator at Thinkery and I enjoy using tools pulled from design disciplines to build value, both in my own organization and through independent consulting with others.
86
EricMorseEric Morse is a museum professional from Des Moines, Iowa who is working to create the Central Iowa Community Museum, a place that builds bridges and fosters understanding among all the people who live in Central Iowa.emorse@outlook.com@museumutopia
87
MikeMurawskicultural activist, nature lover, Director of Education & Public Programs at the Portland Art Museum, and founding editor of ArtMuseumTeaching.com
88
AndreaNeighborsI love to experiment, cultivate, question, take risks, and claim with confidence that I always have a lot more to learn.
andi.kim.neighbors@gmail.com
NeighborsA@si.edu
@LetsGoToMuseums@andreakimn
89
SusanNemitzI am a populist library director from Minnesota. I moved to Santa Cruz last year to physically rebuild ten public libraries. I would like to use the opportunity to transform programs and services as well.nemitzs@santacruzpl.orgsnemitz16
90
HenriataNicholasTraditional Maori artist designer creative nerdmokoiacreativehouse@xtra.co.nz@mokoiacreative
91
MoniqueO'NeilMonique O'Neil is a trained Art Therapist, currently working as an Art Museum Educator for Family and Community audiences.
92
MollieParsonsI work at the Santa Fe Botanical Garden and love being outside every day.molliergs@gmail.com
93
SeemaRaoSeema works to help GLAMs bring their best ideas about serving their visitors to light.seema@brilliantideastudio.com@artlust@artplayspace
@artplayspace (but good luck catching me on there :>)
94
KateRoseinsatiable bookworm, rising triathlete, happy wife, voracious sleeperkatherine.j.rose@gmail.com
95
AngelaRugglesWorld exploring, creativity loving, nature adoring, change making museum educator, archaeologist and yoga instructor.
96
CaraScharfI support, connect, and strengthen communities through arts and culture.caraelyse@gmail.comcaraintheartscaraschrumpf
97
CarolynSchuttenI am an urban planner, public historian, environmental and social justice advocate, a PhD candidate, an independent curator, a community engagement professional, a lapsed photographer and poet, an advocate for women, a world traveler, and bilingual sole parent to my awesome daughter.
98
JanetteShewExperience designer/researcher who's curious and inspired by changemakers!jes777@gmail.comHummingbird_Gal
99
NinaSimonI run the MAH, dream about community development, and love a good challenge.
100
PeggySonodaCall me a connector - of people, places, things and ideas - and sometimes even the dots.
Loading...
 
 
 
Sheet1