Alumni Profiles

Portfolio in Museum Studies alumni have built extraordinary professional and academic careers since earning their certifications. Click a Museum Studies Portfolio alum’s name to learn about his or her experience and career path. If you are an alum, we’d love to hear what you’re doing! To share your story or make updates, please send information and pictures to us by e-mail.

Lauren Kusnierz

Lauren Kusnierz

Daily Operations Manager/Outreach Director
International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame, Arlington, TX

In the museum studies courses, I met art historians, scientists, librarians, archivists all with a similar goal of working in museums but with a multitude of aspirations and experiences. This interdisciplinary program allowed me to explore the theoretical and practical aspects of museums from a more nuanced position than I would have encountered from the perspective of one discipline.

Portfolio in Museum Studies