Wednesday, August 01, 2012 - 11:45 AM
Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
Bent Tree Country Club
Nicola Longford joined The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza in October 2005 as Executive Director. Ms. Longford came to Dallas after having worked at the Missouri Historical Society in St. Louis, MO (1992-2005),where she first served as General Objects Conservator and then as Vice President for Community Services. Before moving to St. Louis, Ms. Longford was employed by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation in Williamsburg Virginia (1984-1991), where she worked in a variety of different capacities in the Departments of Conservation, Archaeological Research, Architectural Research and Historical Interpretation.
She has lectured on multiple topics revolving around methods of historic preservation and conservation, archaeology, museum and historical interpretation.
Ms. Longford received a BA in French from Randolph-Macon Woman's College in Lynchburg, Virginia, and MA in anthropology at the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia.
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