KCUR Arts
9:51 am
Tue March 7, 2006

Nelson-Atkins Arts Educator Retires

The longtime Director of Educational Affairs at the Nelson-Atkins Museum Ann Brubaker retired on Friday, March 3 after 27 years.

Kansas City, MO – During Brubaker?s tenure, she expanded community outreach, quadrupled the educational staff, and planned and oversaw the opening of the Ford Learning Center. She told KCUR's Laura Spencer what it was like to work at the Nelson-Atkins Museum in the late 1970s.

Ann Brubaker now lives in Old Lime, Connecticut.