Member Spotlight:

Keonna

Keonna Hendrick Brooklyn Museum

Keonna Hendrick is a cultural strategist and educator, who creates cultural equity through art. Her teaching, writing, and strategic planning centers on commitment to providing all audiences with educational experiences that promote critical thinking, expand cultural perceptions, and support self-actualization.

In 2014 she co-founded SHIFT, a collective of cultural workers engaging in critical reflection and accountability for shifting their practice as educators, administrators and artists toward anti-oppressive feminist paradigm.

Keonna currently manages ArtsConnection’s Teen Reviewers and Critics Program, which provides teens with free access to art events. Her work extends to Brooklyn Museum, MoMA, NYCMER, Museum Hue, and Classical Contemporary Ballet Theatre. She holds a B.A. in History and Studio Art from Wake Forest University and a M.A. in Arts Policy and Administration from The Ohio State University.

The Board of Trustees is pleased to present the inaugural NYCMER Annual Report, covering July 2016 to June 2017. This report provides a summary of the year’s professional development programming, conference, networking opportunities, peer groups, strategic planning, membership, and finances. We invite you to read about the ways in which NYCMER provides a forum for museum education professionals to address meaningful issues relevant to our work.

 

Annual Report (2016-2017)