Lindsey Steward’s Résumé

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Lindsey Steward

Education

Central Connecticut State University                                      New Britain, CT

Master of Arts                                                                                    Received: December 17, 2013

Major: Public History                                                                       Grade Point Average: 3.45

Western New England University                                              Springfield, MA

Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude                                                           Received: May 21, 2011

Major: History                                                                                    Grade Point Average: 3.54

Professional Experience

Maritime Explorium, Port Jefferson, NY                                               June 2017-present

Museum Educator/Facilitator 

Three Village Historical Society, Setauket- East Setauket, NY        May 2017-present

Exhibit Tour/Education Administrator, Volunteer

Gender Equity in Museum Movement                                                 April 2017-present

Committee Member

Trinity Episcopal Church, Wrentham, MA                                         August 2015-present

Parish Historian

Previous Experience

Long Island Maritime Museum, West Sayville, NY                   October 2016-May 2017

Education/Visitor Service Assistant, Volunteer

The Long Island Museum, Stony Brook, NY                                 April 2016-September 2016

Museum Educator

Noah Webster House & West Hartford Historical Society      October 2014-April 2016

Museum Teacher

Connecticut Landmarks, Hartford, CT                                     June 2013-April 2016

Museum Interpreter, Butler-McCook House/Isham-Terry House, Hartford, CT

Stanley-Whitman House, Farmington, CT                               October 2012-April 2014

Contract Museum Teacher/Cooking Assistant

Old State House, Hartford, CT                                                      June 2012-August 2012

Museum Education Intern

Franklin Historical Museum, Franklin, MA                            May 2010-August 2010

Summer Intern

Projects

Summertime Fun with Trinity, Exhibit using items from Trinity Historical Collections, Trinity Episcopal Church, Wrentham, Massachusetts, 2017.

Trinity Traditions: Easter throughout the Century, Exhibit using items from Trinity Historical Collections, Trinity Episcopal Church, Wrentham, Massachusetts, 2017.

Butler-McCook House Genealogical Research: Then and Now, Poor Yorick Journal, http://pooryorickjournal.com/butler-mccook-house-genealogical-research-then-and-now/

Killingly Historical Society Craft Fair, Killingly, CT          June 2015-November 2015

Women of the Eighteenth Century at Stanley-Whitman House, A “Teaching with Historic Places” Lesson Plan, A Special Project submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts in Public History, Department of History, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT, December 2013.

A Home of One’s Own: A Collaboration Exhibition between New Britain Museum of American Art (NBMAA) and Central Connecticut State University, set up exhibit, New Britain, CT, April 15-May 9, 2013

In Plain Sight: Discovering Enslaved People in Connecticut, research and set up of exhibit (March-June 2013) and symposium, Stanley-Whitman House, Farmington, CT

Light & Illusion: Works by Evan Mann and Astrid Toha, set up of exhibit, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT, March 7-April 11, 2013

Cooking by the Book: Amelia Simmons to Martha Stewart, proposal and exhibit, Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford, CT, January 2013-April 2013.

Professional Organizations

Gender Equity in Museums Movement                        April 2017-present

Smithsonian                                                                       December 2016-present

Long Island Museum Association                                  April 2016-present

New York City Museum Educators Roundtable          February 2016-present

American Alliance of Museums                                     January 2016-present

Museum Education Roundtable                                    October 2014-present

Conferences

NYCMER Conference: School of Visual Arts                  May 22, 2017

NYCMER Conference: Morgan Library & Museum      May 2, 2016

NEMA Conference: The Language of Museums            November 4-6, 2015

Portland, ME

NEMA Conference: Picture of Health                               November 19-21, 2014

Boston/Cambridge, MA

In Plain Sight: Discovering Enslaved People in Connecticut   May 31, 2014

Symposium, Stanley-Whitman House, Farmington, CT

NEMA: Who Cares? Why Museums Are Needed Now       November 13-15, 2013

Conference, Newport, RI

Connecticut Museum Educators Roundtable Meeting         December 2012

Noah Webster House, West Hartford, CT

17th Century Connecticut Symposium                                    September 2012

Stanley-Whitman House, Farmington, CT

National Trust for Historic Preservation                                October 21-22, 2011

Conference, Buffalo, NY

Workshops

Samuel H. Kress Lecture in Museum Education                                       June 15, 2017
Frick Collection, New York, NY

DHPS NY Disaster Response and Recovery: A Hands-On Intensive       June 14, 2017
Smithtown Historical Society, Smithtown, NY

GHHN Creativity Incubator with Franklin Vagnone                                 June 9, 2017
Raynham Hall Museum, Oyster Bay, NY

Best Practices for Cultural Programs Engaging People with Dementia May 18, 2017
CaringKind, New York, NY

Publications, Long Island Museum Association                                          May 5, 2017

Long Island Maritime Museum, West Sayville, NY

A Conversation on Creative Leadership, NYCMER                                     April 25, 2017

One World Financial Center, New York, NY

Lessons in Equity from Culturally-Specific Institutions                            March 7, 2017

NYCMER, Museum of Chinese in America, New York, NY

Creating an Inclusive Work Environment for People with Disabilities February 13, 2017

NYCMER, New York Transit Museum, Brooklyn, NY

Exhibition Design for Educators                                                                    October 17, 2016

El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY

Educator Open House                                                                                       March 2016

El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY

Environmental Sustainability, NEMA                                                            August 19, 2015

New England Museum Association, Buttonwoods Museum, Haverhill, MA

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