Kathryn Hill is president and CEO of the Levine Museum of the New South, whose exhibits and programming focus on life in the North Carolina Piedmont after the Civil War. Previously, Kathryn served as COO of the History Colorado Center and as a management consultant to more than two dozen other museum and cultural organizations around the country. Her work has included opening Imagine It! The Children’s Museum of Atlanta, serving on the charter management team of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., and creating visitor services programs at the Exploratorium in San Francisco, The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, and Chicago’s Field Museum of Natural History. Kathryn earned a bachelor’s degree in political science and government from Mount Holyoke College and was a Gates Family Foundation Fellow at Harvard University.
This episode is perfect for anyone interested in leading a history museum in a time of technological and demographic change.