Alliance President Ford W. Bell will moderate this session with federal agency leaders. Learn about federal grant opportunities, museum partnerships and other federal initiatives such as Blue Star Museums (NEA), Let’s┬áMove Museums and Gardens (IMLS), the U.S. Department of the Interior Museum Program, the National NAGPRA Program, the National Marine Sanctuaries Program (NOAA) and more. This session will largely consist of Q & A from audience members.


  • Ford Bell
  • Wendy Clark
  • Claudia French
  • S. Terry Childs
  • Michael Shirley