Our Structure

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Objects Specialty Group Officers

Committee Description
The purpose of the Objects Specialty Group is to support the professional development of its membership who treat a broad range of media and objects, including archaeological and ethnographic, decorative arts and sculpture, contemporary art, and historic collections. Its members include conservators employed at museums, private practices, regional centers, universities, and training programs.

Committee Leadership
Ms. Laura Lipcsei
Ms. Laura Lipcsei
(Chair)
Senior Conservator of Ceramics, Stone and Glass
Royal Ontario Museum
Toronto, ON
Canada

Tony Sigel
Tony Sigel
(Vice Chair)
Senior Conservator of Objects and Sculpture
Harvard Art Museums/Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies
Cambridge, MA
United States

Ms Ariel O'Connor
Ms Ariel O'Connor, Smithsonian American Art Museum
(Assistant Vice Chair)
Objects Conservator
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Washington, DC
United States

Ms. Nina Owczarek
Ms. Nina Owczarek
(Secretary)
Williams Associate Conservator
Penn Museum
Wilmington, DE
United States

Ms. Nina Owczarek
Ms. Nina Owczarek
(Treasurer)
Williams Associate Conservator
Penn Museum
Wilmington, DE
United States

Ms. Suzanne Davis
Ms. Suzanne Davis
(Outreach Committee Chair)
Curator and Head of Conservation
Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
Ann Arbor, MI
United States

Ms. Caroline I. Roberts
Ms. Caroline I. Roberts
(Wiki Editor)
Conservator
Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
Ann Arbor, MI
United States

Ms. Molly C. Gleeson
Ms. Molly C. Gleeson
(Archaeological Discussion Group Chair)
Schwartz Project Conservator
Penn Museum
Philadelphia, PA
United States

Ms. Frances Lukezic
Ms. Frances Lukezic
(Archaeological Discussion Group Chair)
Conservator
Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory
Saint Leonard, MD
United States

Ms. Louise Stewart Beck
Ms. Louise Stewart Beck
(Emerging Conservation Professional Liaison)
IMLS Conservator
The Henry Ford
Ellicott City, MD
United States

Ms. Deborah Lee Trupin
Ms. Deborah Lee Trupin
(Board Liaison)
Textile Conservator
Albany, NY
United States

Ms. Jessica Walthew
Ms. Jessica Walthew
(E-editor)
Fellow, Arts of Africa, Oceania and the Americas (Conservation)
Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York, NY
United States

Ms Katelin Lee
Ms Katelin Lee
(Staff Liaison)
Membership and Marketing Associate
American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works
Washington, DC
United States