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Michener Art Museum Appoints Lisa Tremper Hanover as New Director/CEO
August 21, 2013 | By Hill More
DOYLESTOWN, PA-The Michener Art Museum
Board of Directors is pleased to announce Lisa Tremper Hanover
as the museum's new Director and CEO.
succeeds Bruce Katsiff, who has been at the helm since 1989.
Hanover has been director, Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art, UrsinusCollege, for nearly a quarter century, where she also is adjunct professor, fine arts.
The Berman is noted for its diverse collection and innovative educational programming.
Like the Michener
, it is accredited by the American Association of Museums
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At the Berman, Hanover helped to facilitate a major bequest from renowned artist Francoise Gilot, Picasso's partner and muse as well as mother of his children Paloma and Claude.
In tandem with Ursinus leadership, Hanover
secured 100 percent of the funding for this project, including endowment funds.
The Berman Museum of Art
houses more than 4,000 works of art across art historical genres, mounts 10 exhibitions annually, and presents a wide array of educational programming for the general public, thanks to Hanover's efforts.
She is active in the museum community on a national scale, conducting Peer and Accreditation reviews, serving as President of the Association of Academic Museums & Galleries and the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, and as a member of the board of the Baum School of Art, the WayneArtCenter, and the Wood Turning Center of Philadelphia.
Hanover was educated at the University of Richmond and the University of Southern California, where she earned a master's degree in Modern Art History.
She served as Assistant Registrar, Armand Hammer Foundation.
Hanover will join the Michener on July 9, 2012.