Member Spotlight:


Olivia Kalin Museum Educator Wave Hill

Olivia is a museum educator dedicated to empowering individuals to connect with art and nature on a personal level. A graduate of City College’s Art History and Art Museum Education program, Olivia develops and teaches programs for audiences of all ages and abilities at art and nature-based organizations across New York City, including Wave Hill, the Whitney Museum of American Art, and the Museum of Arts and Design. As Curator of Education at the Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College, Olivia organized educational programs for audiences of all ages, managed the museum’s docent corps, and lectured for Purchase College classes in museum education. Olivia is a NYCMER past president and vice president.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Docents and Volunteer Supervisors

Where: Rubin Museum of Art, Education Center
132 West 17th Street
New York, NY

When:5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Along the lines of “Dealing with Difficult Situations,” this session will focus on Dealing with Difficult Volunteers. Covering topics such as volunteer retention, correcting behavior, “retiring” volunteers, “firing” volunteers, etc. Join us to share stories and lessons learned.

RSVP with the Docents and Volunteer Supervisors Peer Group Coordinator, Laura Sloan -

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