Board of Directors

Visitor Studies Association would not be possible without the exceptional support of its Board of Directors.

Executive Committee

Elizabeth Bolander
Cleveland Museum of Art
Cleveland, OH


Jill Stein
JKS Consulting
Corvallis, OR


Vice President, Professional Development
Lindsay Maldonado
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Chicago, IL

Stephen Ashton  Vice President, Organizational Development
  Stephen Ashton
  Thanksgiving Point Institute
  Lehi, UT



Rebekah Sobel
Capital Jewish Museum
Washington, DC

Monae Verbeke, PhD
Institute for Learning Innovation
Geneseo, IL


At-Large Directors

Chair, Conference Planning Committee
Jason Allen
Smithsonian Institution Travel Exhibition Service
New York, NY



Hanna Ridenour LaFrance

Chair, Membership Committee
Hannah Ridenour LaFrance

Cleveland Museum of Art
Cleveland, OH 


Chair, Green Team
Josh Gutwill
San Francisco, CA



Stephen Ashton
Thanksgiving Point Institute
Lehi, UT



Taline Kuyumjian
Pacific Research and Evaluation, LLC
Portland, OR



Amanda Krantz Amanda Krantz, Professional Development Committee Chair
 RK & A  
 Stroudsburg, PA



Paul Martin
Arizona State University

Tempe, AZ



   Shelly Valdez
   Native Pathways
   Laguna, NM