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United States of America
Years in the field:
Areas of Expertise
Development/Sponsorship/Institutional Advancement, Diversity, Exhibits development, Grants/Foundational Giving, Marketing & Communications, Project Management, Research & Evaluation, Social Media, Strategic Planning
A.J. Rhodes, Owner and Principal Consultant at R&L Consulting, has worked with museums for over 35 years. Previously she served as the Director of Education and Public Programs at the C.M. Russell Museum in Great Falls and the Director of Education at both the Lied Discovery Children's Museum in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the Albuquerque Children's Museum in New Mexico. A.J. also has worked at the Delaware Art Museum, New Castle Historical Society, and the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History, among others.
A.J. holds a B.A. with Honors in Art History from Swarthmore College and a M.A. in Art History and Museum Studies from the University of Delaware. She received professional certification as a “Certified Interpretive Planner,” from the National Association for Interpretation, and has been a grant review panelist for the National Endowment for the Humanities.