Lawrentians in the Museum Field

A listing of Lawrence University students and alumni in working in galleries, libraries, archives, museums, and cultural centers.

See also: Alumni Librarians, a blog by the Seeley G. Mudd Library


Amelia AndersonAmelia K. Anderson '14

Collections and Exhibitions Assistant at the Richard H. Driehaus Museum
B.A. Art History
M.A. History of Art and Architecture, University of Oregon




Timothy Anne Burnside '02
Curatorial Museum Specialist at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture
B.A., English
M.A., Museum Studies, Johns Hopkins University

Kyle Dockery '15Kyle Dockery '15
Collections Coordinator, Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation
B.A., History and Art History
Tyler Grasee '15
Membership Assistant at the National Museum of Women in the Arts
B.A., Anthropology and German, I.A., Museum Studies
M.A., the George Washington University in Museum Studies (concentration in Museum Management)
Arif Khan '97
B.A., History
M.A., American Studies, University of New Mexico
M.A., Arts Business, Sotheby's Institute of Art, London
Dan Leers '02
Curator of Photography at the Carnegie Museum of Art
B.A., Art History
M.A., Modern Art: Curatorial Studies, Columbia University
Dennis McFadden '74
B.A., Art (History)
Jonah Nigh '02
Director of Major Gifts at The Jewish Museum
B.M., Vocal Performance
M.M., Vocal Performance, New England Conservatory of Music
Tim Riley '92
Director and Chief Curator at the National Churchill Museum
B.A., Art History
Churchill Fellow at Westminster College
Catherine Sawinski '99
Assistant Curator of Earlier European Art at the Milwaukee Art Museum
B.A., Art History and Classics

Newberry LibrarySamantha A. Smith '12

Project Archivist at the Newberry Library

B.A., Gender Studies

Paula Zadigian '02Paula Zadigian '02

Manager of Public Programs at The Morgan Library & Museum

B.A., History and Art History