Camilla S. Clough

Camilla S. Clough

Senior Program Manager

University of Maryland College Park, graduate work in American Studies and B.S. in Sociology

Role in Museum: 

Lead and focus creative teams to accomplish a wide array of innovative outreach and nationally recognized permanent exhibitions

  • Developed national and international partnerships for Raise It Up! Anthem for America  (2014)
  • Conceptualized and implemented Smithsonian-wide celebration for 100th anniversary of Girl Scouts USA (awarded 2012 Secretary's Award for Excellence for Collaboration)  
  • Conceptualized and implemented Visitor Experience Training Initiative, a Smithsonian-wide customer service staff development program
  • Conceptualilzed and implemented "Visitors and the Museum Experience" staff development lecture series to spark innovative thinking about visitor engagement (awarded 2007 Smithsonian Unsung Hero Award)
  • Initiated and co-produced ten annual NMAH Girl Scout Day events (awarded 2003 NMAH Peer Recognition Award)
  • Co-produced "Crossroads" series of September 11: Bearing Witness to History public programs (awarded 2002 NMAH Peer Recognition Award)
  • Project manager for Rock 'n' Soul: Social Crossroads (Memphis, TN) and This Is Your Childhood, Charlie Brown exhibitions
  • Core team member for major permanent exhibitions, including Men & Women, Field to Factory, and After the Revolution
  • Co-founder of Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center
  • Co-founder of a children and arts non-profit organization
Professional Affiliations: 
  • American Alliance of Museums
  • American Association for State and Local History
  • Americans for the Arts