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Board of Trustees

Museum Board

  • Hans Aarhus


  • Jay L. Bruns

    Vice President

  • Thomas W. Malone

    Immediate Past President

  • Elisabeth Bodal

Ex Officio

  • Eric Nelson

    Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer

Honorary Consuls

  • Mark T. Schleck


  • Matti Suokko


  • Kristiina Hiukka


  • Geir Jonsson


  • Viggo Forde


  • Petra Hilleberg


Honorary Trustees

  • Senator Reuven Carlyle

  • Leif Eie

  • Irma Goertzen

  • Senator Mary Margaret Haugen

  • Lars Jonsson

  • Council Member Jeanne Kohl-Welles

  • Senator Marko Liias

  • Fidelma McGinn

  • Birger Steen

  • Representative Gael Tarleton

  • Margaret Wright

Museum Staff


  • Eric Nelson

    Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer

  • Andrea Millikan

    Chief Operating Officer

  • Jacob Andsager

    Head of Digital Strategy

  • Leela Martin

    Administrative Assistant


  • Erik Pihl

    Development Director

  • Jenny Iverson

    Development Officer

  • Hanna Corneliussen

    Donor Services Coordinator

  • Taylor Morgan

    Senior Grant Writer

  • Dan Saunders

    Special Event Coordinator


  • Leslie Anne Anderson

    Director of Collections, Exhibitions, and Programs

  • Gillian Cobb

    Public Programs Producer

  • Alison DeRiemer

    Archivist and Oral History Specialist

  • Kate Dugdale

    Education and Interpretation Specialist

  • Peter Klett

    Exhibition Designer and Preparator

  • Kristopher Strebe

    Archives and Collections Assistant

  • Kaia Wahmanholm

    Registrar and Collections Specialist

Marketing & Communications

  • Rosemary Jones

    Director of Marketing

  • Carly Hinman

    Marketing Specialist

  • Dana Lo

    Marketing and Administration Coordinator

  • Janay Nowlin

    Graphic Designer

Finance & HR

  • Pamela Brooks

    Director of Finance and Human Resources

  • Carolyn Carlstrom


  • Michael Ide

    HR Coordinator

  • Timothy Krumland

    Volunteer Coordinator

  • Dana Lo

    Marketing and Administration Coordinator


  • Charlie Sullivan

    Director of Operations & Facilities

  • Donna Antonucci

    Guest Services and Event Associate

  • Roberta Chen

    Retail and E-Commerce Specialist

  • Allie Cheroutes

    Venue Services Coordinator

  • Abigail Fredrickson

    Store and Guest Services Associate

  • Seth Harrell

    Facilities Manager

  • Damion Hernstrom

    Guest Services and Store Associate

  • Mary Hill

    Guest Services and Store Associate

  • Joni Hughes

    Guest Services and Retail Manager

  • Kendall Martin

    Guest Services Lead

  • Neil Tiland

    Custodian/Facilities Assistant

Further Reading

  • About the Museum

    Through our exhibits and programs, we promote Nordic themes like our connection to nature and the constant pursuit of social justice. We explore how these values inform the world today across cultures.

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  • Annual Reports

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  • Careers

    Learn about how to work at National Nordic Museum

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  • Rent the Nordic

    National Nordic Museum offers private event space, available to rent for large gatherings and small groups. All venue rentals include inventory of banquet tables and chairs, on-site staff member during event, simple house sound and lighting, and secured Wi-Fi.

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  • Mission, Vision & Values

    The National Nordic Museum shares Nordic culture, values, and ideas with people of all ages and backgrounds to create connections, generate dialogue, and inspire new perspectives.

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  • Latest 990 Form

    An overview of the National Nordic Museum's activities, governance and detailed financial information.

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