Jeanne M. Benas

Registrar

M.A. Art History with a concentration in Museum Training, The George Washington University, 1979. B.F.A. Art History, University of Illinois, 1974.

Role in Museum: 

Manages the NMAH accession and deaccession programs through Collection Records, the shipping and receiving program through Objects Processing Facility, and the outgoing and incoming loan programs through their respective offices.

Projects: 

Currently, managing the incoming loan program; the immediate past chair of the Registrars Committee of the American Association of Museums (RC-AAM).
 
Secretary, Registrars Committee of the American Association of Museums (AAM); past Chair of the Registrars Committee of the Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums (MAAM); past co-chair of the MAAM-sponsored Old Loan Task Force.

Professional Affiliations: 
  • American Association of Museums, Registrars Committee
  • Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums
  • past Secretary, Registrars Committee of the American Association of Museums (AAM)
  • past Chair of the Registrars Committee of the Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums (MAAM)
  • past co-Chair of the MAAM-sponsored Old Loan Task Force