Our Structure

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Education and Training Committee


Committee Description

The charge of the committee is to advance the membership’s knowledge of conservation practices and information. It provides expertise in the development of continuing education programs, encourages individual professional development endeavors and promotes the dissemination of current educational information and issues within the conservation field.

Committee Leadership

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

Ms. Renee A. Stein
Ms. Renee A. Stein
(Vice Chair)
Chief Conservator
Michael C. Carlos Museum
Atlanta, GA
United States

Mr. Hector Abreu-Cintron
Mr. Hector Abreu-Cintron, PAIC
(Member)
Architectural Conservator
Historic Preservation Services
Alexandria, VA
United States

Ms. Jody Beenk
Ms. Jody Beenk
(Member)
Head, Preservation & Conservation
University of Hong Kong Libraries
Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Ms. Ruth Barach Cox
Ms. Ruth Barach Cox
(Member)
Conservator of Easel Paintings
Painting Conservation, Inc.
Durham, NC
United States

Ms Susanna Donovan
Ms Susanna Donovan
(Member)
Book Conservator
Alderman Library
Charlottesville, VA
United States

Ms. Ainslie C Harrison
Ms. Ainslie C Harrison
(Member)
Conservator
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Richmond, VA
United States

Ms. Ellen Pearlstein
Ms. Ellen Pearlstein
(Member (Ex-Officio))
Professor
UCLA/Getty Master’s Program in the Conservation of Archaeological and Ethnographic Materials
Los Angeles, CA
United States

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

Dr. Dawn V. Rogala
Dr. Dawn V. Rogala
(Member)
Paintings Conservator
Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute
Alexandria, VA
United States

Ms. Rebecca Anne Rushfield
Ms. Rebecca Anne Rushfield
(Member (Ex-Officio))
Flushing, NY
United States

Ms. Sarah Barack
Ms. Sarah Barack
(K-12 Outreach Working Group Chair)
Head of Conservation/Senior Objects Conservator
Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
New York, NY
United States

Ms. Beth M. Edelstein
Ms. Beth M. Edelstein
(K-12 Outreach Working Group Chair)
Conservator
Cleveland Museum of Art
Cleveland, OH
United States

Ms Meaghan Perry
Ms Meaghan Perry
(Student Member)
Graduate Fellow
Patricia H. and Richard E. Garman Art Conservation Department State University of New York College at Buffalo (SUNY Buffalo State)
Brooklyn, NY
United States

Ms. Ellen Salzman Chase
Ms. Ellen Salzman Chase
(K-12 Outreach Working Group Member)
Objects Conservator
Freer|Sackler
Annapolis, MD
United States

Ms. Colleen E. Snyder
Ms. Colleen E. Snyder
(K-12 Outreach Working Group Member)
Associate Conservator of Objects
Cleveland Museum of Art
Cleveland Hts, OH
United States

Ms Chantal Stein
Ms Chantal Stein
(K-12 Outreach Working Group Member)
Graduate Student
NYU Institute of Fine Arts, Conservation Center
New York, NY
United States

Ms. Molly C. Gleeson
Ms. Molly C. Gleeson
(Board Liaison)
Schwartz Project Conservator
Penn Museum
Philadelphia, PA
United States

Ms. Sarah Saetren
Ms. Sarah Saetren
(Staff Liaison)
Education Coodinator
American Institute for Conservation
Washington, DC
United States