Profile profile for stoutsh
M.A., Museum Studies, George Washington University
B.A., University of Richmond
Collections Manager in the Division of Work & Industry. Responsible for the care of a wide range of collections including: transportation, timekeeping, sound recording, natural resources, mining, engineering, agriculture, and food technology.
Collections Manager for the exhibitions: America on the Move, On the Water, and the Power Hall.
- Publication: In Collections Care and Stewardship Innovative Approaches for Museums Edited by Juilee Decker, Chapter Four, “The Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge: A Partnership,” Mary Coughlin, the George Washington University and Shari Stout, the National Museum of American History
- Guest Speaker at the National Museum of Industrial History: Stories from the Museum: Collecting the History of Coal Mining in Pennsylvania, and the First Coal Mine Photography Underground
- Teaches preventive conservation, and focuses on re-housing of collections.
Co-Head of the Collections Forum / Idea Exchange.
Restoration of Infinity, Jose de Rivera sculpture at the museum's entrance.
National Museum of American History Peer Award in 2013 and 2015