Museums Alaska Hires Clough as Director
Museums Alaska has hired Dixie Clough as its Director. Clough now serves as the lead administrator for the statewide organization that works to strengthen museums and cultural centers throughout Alaska. In this role, she manages Museums Alaska’s substantial grant program, oversees the organization’s programming and communications, and supports advocacy efforts. Clough holds a master’s in museum studies from George Washington University and has more than ten years of experience in both arts administration and museum practice. Her resume includes previous appointments with the American Alliance of Museums, the MuseWeb Foundation, and the Smithsonian Institution. She is currently the director of communications and development for the Bay Arts Alliance in Panama City, Florida—an organization that supports, develops, and promotes the arts as essential community resources.
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Meeting in the Middle
In January, when the Biden administration announced its ban on the future sale of oil and gas leases on federal land, the news understandably ruffled the collective feathers of Alaska’s oil and gas industry.