logo-med-resThis interactive panel for historic houses and historic sites offers attendees the opportunity to learn how to create a truly inclusive environment for all visitors, including those with a range of disabilities. The panel is made up of four museum professionals who are actively promoting accessibility at historic sites and structures through programs, exhibits, and their communities. This highly engaging panel will end with a directed Q&A to ensure that your ideas and questions are heard.

Chair: Katie Stringer, Ph.D., Executive Director, Blount Mansion, Knoxville, TN; Callie Hawkins, Associate Director for Programs, President Lincoln’s Cottage, Washington, DC; Mattie Ettenheim, Program Manager, Lower East Side Tenement Museum, New York, NY; Karen Graham Wade, Director, Homestead Museum, City of Industry, CA