Profile

Julia Sytsma Garcia

Interpretive Specialist

M.S. Museum Education, Bank Street College of Education (1998)
B.A. History, Douglass College, Rutgers University (1988)

Role in Museum: 

I work on interpretive planning for exhibitions and special events for the K-12 audience. When developing an exhibition, I collaborate with content and design specialists on an all aspects of an exhibition, serving as an educator and audience advocate. I create education materials for exhibition visits and conduct trainings related to our exhibitions and collections. I also participate in visitor research and evaluation projects.

Projects: 
  • Hall of Musical Instruments South Gallery and Popular Culture
  • Stories on Money Exhibition
  • On the Water Discover Guide and Web Quest
  • I Do Solemnly Swear Exhibition
Professional Affiliations: 
  • American Association of Museums
  • National Council for History Education