Ellen creates an atmosphere that encourages an active intellectual and artistic exchange of ideas, bridging the gap between academic and popular audiences. She has established many successful programs under her tutelage, such as the Smithsonian Institution Seminars, the Southwest Literary Center, Arts of the Americas, and Natural History Study Tours. With advanced degrees in art history, Ellen is sought as a lecturer and consultant for many prestigious art organizations around the country and has served the arts in other prominent roles, such as Director of the Museum of Fine Arts in Santa Fe, and as Curator of Primitive Art at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts in Minneapolis. Ellen will be speaking  at 8:30 am on Saturday.



Executive Director of Recursos de Santa Fe