Linda Norris is an independent museum professional who focuses on shaping compelling narratives, improving professional practice, and listening to communities. She has worked on interpretive projects and developed workshops for museums and cultural organizations in the United States, Canada, and Europe. Linda was a Fulbright Scholar in 2009 and 2010 to Ukraine. Her blog, The Uncataloged Museum, shares her perspectives on the work and potential of museums. You can reach Linda by email at email@example.com, find her on Twitter as @lindabnorris, or on Facebook as The Uncataloged Museum.
Rainey Tisdale is an independent curator, based in Boston, who works at the intersection of cities, objects, and creativity. She is an international expert on city museums and blogs at CityStories. She is co-founder of Active Collections and teaches Material Culture in the Museum Studies Graduate Program at Tufts University. In 2010 she was a Fulbright Scholar in Helsinki, Finland, and in 2011 she was a fellow at Brown University’s John Nicholas Brown Center for Public Humanities. After the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, Rainey organized and led #BostonBetter, an effort by 25 Boston-area cultural institutions to provide public programming for the one-year anniversary. You can reach Rainey by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter as @raineytisdale.