Director of Educational Partnerships
Anne collaborates with Global Studios’ partners to develop cultures of learning that align with their organizational and community goals and values. Her areas of focus include educational programming, professional development, and institutional learning. During her tenure at the Exploratorium, Anne directed the Field Trip Explainer Program and Member Education Programs. She also launched and directed Helix, a one-year, experimental community-science center. In her early career, she developed and implemented science-and-art learning experiences at the Art Institute of Chicago, the Chicago Department of Environment, Mass Audubon, and the Alliance for the Great Lakes. Anne holds a PhD and an MS in environmental studies from Antioch University New England, and a BA in art history from Northwestern University.
Director of Exhibition Design
Adam works with developers, graphic designers, and content specialists to design whole exhibits and surrounding environments at the Exploratorium and beyond its walls. Prior to joining the Exploratorium, he worked at Gallagher & Associates in Shanghai, and West Office Exhibition Design in Oakland, California. For the past 12 years, he has been involved in the design and development of interactive museum, cultural, and corporate exhibits in the United States and Asia that create meaningful experiences for the people who use and interact with them. He holds a BS in Industrial and Environmental Design from the Art Center College of Design, and a BA from the School of Architecture and Department of East Asian Languages and Culture at the University of Southern California.
Senior Business Associate
Nicki is a creative problem solver and handles all the behind-the-scenes details to ensure Global Studios projects run smoothly. Nicki holds a BS in animal science and management from the University of California, Davis and an MA in museums and collections management from Bournemouth University, United Kingdom. She joined the Exploratorium in 2014.