The National Association for Museum Exhibition (NAME) is one of the Professional Networks of the American Alliance of Museums (AAM). Its mission is to enhance the cultural landscape by advancing the value and relevance of exhibitions through dialogue among individuals, museum leaders, and the public. The association promotes excellence and best practices, identifies trends and recent innovations, provides access to resources, promotes professional development, and cultivates leadership. It represents nearly 2,500 museum staff and independent professionals, including designers, content developers, fabricators, evaluators, and others engaged in programming and museums. NAME is run by a 21-person volunteer Leadership Team.
NAME is looking for a few people to become members of the leadership team. They hope for people who love exhibitions, are willing to devote one to three hours a month, and can attend a couple of meetings a year. There are a few positions open, and candidates can check out all the relevant information on NAME’s website: https://www.name-aam.org/leadership-application. The application deadline is May 7, 2021.