Museum Studies

Meet Our Alumni

2010 Graduate


Kelly graduated from the University of Iowa with a B.A. in Anthropology and a Museum Studies Certificate in 2008. While in the Museum Studies program at Western Illinois University, Kelly completed internships at the Putnam Museum of History and Natural Science where she helped with the remodeling and reinterpretation of the permanent gallery Unearthing Ancient Egypt and the research, design, and installation of Ocean Voyagers: People of the South Pacific.

Today, Kelly is the Assistant Director at the German American Heritage Center in Davenport, Iowa where she designs their temporary exhibitions, coordinates volunteers, and directs the marketing and advertising of the museum. (