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          Thu 29

          Exhibit Opening: William Dunlap presents The Saga of Red Eye the Rooster

          September 29, 2020, 9:00 amMarch 7, 2021, 5:00 pm CDT
          Thu 29

          Deliberately Distorted: The Pottery of George E. Ohr

          October 3, 2020, 9:00 amJanuary 10, 2021, 5:00 pm CDT
          Thu 29

          Premiere: The 2020 MAX Hall of Fame Induction Video

          October 10, 8:00 amDecember 31, 5:00 pm CDT
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Meet the team.


Meet the team.

Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience Administration

Mark A Tullos, Jr.
Email: tullos@msarts.org

Hall of Fame Consultant
Marty Gamblin
Email: marty@msarts.org

Director of Finance
Tracy Towner
Email: tracy@msarts.org

Dr. Anthony Lewis
Curator of Education; Historian
Email: tony@msarts.org

Adult Educator
Elizabeth Alexander
Email: elizabeth@msarts.org

Graphic Designer
Paula Chance
Email: paula@msarts.org

Group Reservations Clerk
Ethan Grisham
Email: ethan@msarts.org

Administrative Assistant
Wendy Agrusa
Email: wendy@msarts.org

Maintenance Supervisor
Theodore "Ted" Reynolds

Housekeeping Supervisor
Barbara Shields

Curator of Exhibitions
Stacey Wilson
Email: stacey@msarts.org

Stanley Wright
Email: stanley@msarts.org




Director of Operations
Ida B. Tomlin
Email: ida@msarts.org

Director of Development
Coleman Warner
Email: coleman@msarts.org

Director of Marketing and Communications

Marketing + Public Relations Assistant
Kristi Bruister
Email: kristi@msarts.org

Retail Store Manager
Jo Beth Bounds
Email: jobeth@msarts.org

Membership Manager
Margo Evans
Email: margo@msarts.org

Staff + Volunteer Manager
Laura Hester
Email: laura@msarts.org

Events Manager
Erin Lewis
Email: erin@msarts.org

Youth Educator
Candice Wade
Email: candice@msarts.org

Manager of IT/AVI Interactive Systems
Steven Sullivan
Email: steven@msarts.org

Visitors Services Manager
Aaron Windham
Email: aaron@msarts.org

Exhibition Advisory Consultants

George Bassi, Visual Art Advisor
Director, Lauren Rogers Museum of Art

Patti Carr Black, Literature Advisor
Director Emeritus, Museum Division/Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Melissa Booth Hall, Foodways Advisor
Managing Director, Southern Foodways Alliance

Ward Emling, TV/Film/Theater Advisor
Director Emeritus (Retired), Mississippi Film Office

Dr. William Ferris, Folk Art Advisor
Former Chair, National Endowment for the Humanities
Co-founder, Center for the Study of Southern Culture
Joel R. Williamson Eminent Professor of History and Senior Associate Director, Center for the Study of the American South, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Greg Johnson, Music Advisor
Blues Curator/Professor, Department of Archives & Special Collections, University of Mississippi

Sara Camp Milam, Foodways Advisor
Managing Editor, Southern Foodways Alliance

Dr. Ted Ownby, Religion Advisor
Former Director, Center for the Study of Southern Culture, University of Mississippi

Dr. Stuart Rockoff, History Advisor
Executive Director, Mississippi Humanities Council


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