EMILY A. HOLTROP
318 Mulberry Street, Unit C - Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Cincinnati Art Museum Cincinnati ~ Ohio
Curator of Learning & Interpretation Duration: December 2007-
Manage daily operations of the Cincinnati Art Museum Education Division.
Coordinate Education Division activities and work collaboratively with other Museum divisions.
Liaison between Art Education Community and Art Museum.
Assistant Curator of Education: School & Teacher Programs Duration: August 2002-February 2008
Chief liaison between the Cincinnati Art Museum and local school districts.
Interpret the Art Museum’s permanent collection and special exhibitions for a school audience.
Develop and oversee all curriculum development for the Art Museum school and teacher audience.
Develop and oversee all school and teacher programming, including school tours, outreach, and teacher professional development.
Work closely with other members of the Education Division to create quality programming for all Art Museum audiences.
Ashland University Ashland ~ Ohio
Title: Adjunct Professor Duration: April 2006-February 2008
Develop and oversee teacher professional development course at the Cincinnati Art Museum.
Historical Museum Of Southern Florida Miami ~ Florida
Interim Director of Education Duration: May 2001-October 2001 (extended maternity leave)
Responsible for daily operations of Education Department
Managed Museum Education staff of twenty individuals.
Education Outreach Coordinator Duration: August 2000- August 2002
Developed and implemented all public programming including: Tropical Explorers Summer Camp, Adult Lecture Series, Second Saturday Family
Programs, Museum Camp-ins and Historic Walking Tours.
Developed and implemented all marketing and public relations for the Education Department and its programs.
Miami Roads Neighborhood Association Miami ~ Florida
Title: Architectural Advisor Duration: January 2002 – August 2002
Oversaw research for Miami Roads Neighborhood Association’s goal of National Register designation.
Served as Architectural Advisor for project.
Urban Institute of Contemporary Art Grand Rapids ~ Michigan
Exhibitions Curator Duration: February-August 2000
Grand Rapids Art Museum Grand Rapids ~ Michigan
Education Intern Duration: May-August 1996
CUSTOMER SERVICE EXPERIENCE
Gazelle Sports Grand Rapids ~ Michigan
Title: Floor Team Manager Duration: July 1997-Sept 1998 & Nov 1999-August 2000
Amway Corporation Grand Rapids ~ Michigan
Title: Telephone Order Processor Duration: July 1997-Sept 1998
V & A Bootery Kalamazoo ~ Michigan
Title: Sales Associate Duration: August 1995-June 1997
Mieras Family Shoes Grand Rapids ~ Michigan
Title: Sales Associate Duration: July 1991-August 1995
University College of London London ~ England
Bartlett Graduate School of Architecture - Faculty of the Built Environment
Masters of Science: Architectural History Graduated: September 1999 - Distinction
Specialization: 19th & 20th century British Colonial Architecture
Western Michigan University Kalamazoo ~ Michigan
Bachelors of Arts: Public History Graduated: June 1997 - Cum Laude
Specialization: 19th & 20th Century American Architecture & Historic Preservation
Grand Rapids Community College Grand Rapids ~ Michigan
Associate of Arts: Art History Graduated: May 1995 - Honors
Specialization: 19th & 20th Century American Art & Architecture
CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT & PUBLICATIONS
A Metaphor for Imperialism Masters Thesis September 1998
Cincinnati Art Museum: Cincinnati Wing Museum Curriculum May 2003
Prints and Patterns - School Arts Magazine November 2003
Cultural Connections - School Arts Magazine March 2004
Cincinnati Art Museum: Ancient Worlds Museum Curriculum May 2004
Cincinnati Art Museum: Discovering the Story: A City and its Culture Curriculum (Supervisory Role) May 2005
Cincinnati Art Museum: Through A Child’s Eyes Early Childhood Curriculum (Supervisory Role) January 2007
Cincinnati Art Museum: American Art Museum Curriculum February 2007
Cincinnati Art Museum: Asian Art Museum Curriculum Pending 2007
SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS & JURY POSITIONS
Cincinnati Arts Association – Overture Awards – Juror January 2007
Cincinnati Art Museum Art of Colonial India – Docent Training November 2002
Cincinnati Art Museum: Indian Watercolors– Gallery Talk March 2003
Cincinnati Art Museum Math and Science in Art – Docent Training April 2005
Cincinnati Art Museum: Dreams, Drama & Victoriana – Teacher Training November 2006
Greater Cincinnati AIA: Architecture by Children Competition- Juror April 2004
Greater Cincinnati AIA: Architecture by Children Competition- Juror April 2006
Greater Cincinnati AIA: Architecture by Children Competition – Juror March 2007
National Art Education Association Presentation: Through A Child’s Eyes March 2006
National Art Education Association Presentation: Self-Guide Tour Training March 2007
ACADEMIC & PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
Phi Theta Kappa: Honor Society for Community Colleges 1993-1995
Phi Alpha Theta: History Honor Society (Western Michigan University) 1995-1997
The Graduate Society (University of London) 1998-1999
National Postgraduate Committee (University of London) 1998-1999
Cultural Educators of Miami 2000-2002
Western Michigan University Alumni Ambassador 2006-
NAEA Member (National Art Education Association) 2002-
OAEA Member (Ohio Art Education Association) 2002-
NCSS Member (National Council for Social Studies) 2006-2008
OCSS Member (Ohio Council for Social Studies) 2006-2008
NCTE Member (National Council for Teachers of English) 2006-2008
OCTE Member (Ohio Council for Teachers of English) 2006-2008
Art Education Directors of Greater Cincinnati 2006-2008
Alpaugh Scholars Leadership Program 2007-2008
Cincinnati Mayor Mallory Young Professional Kitchen Cabinet: Arts & Entertainment Committee 2007-
Enjoy the Arts Board Member 2007-
Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Miami Dade County 2000-2002
Enjoy the Arts: Starter Committee 2002-2006
Enjoy the Arts: 20/20 Festival Board Member 2005-
Know Theatre of Cincinnati: Fundraising Committee 2006-
Cincinnati Association for the Blind & Visually Impaired 2007-