Heather Maxson

Manager of School, Youth, and Family Programs
Whitney Museum of American Art
USA

Heather Maxson is the Manager of School, Youth, and Family Programs at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City, supervising all programs for K-12 school audiences, educators, families, and teens. Prior to her arrival at the Whitney, she worked at The Museum of Modern Art for seven years, where she created the High School Programs Department and worked in School Programs. Heather received her Master’s Degree in Museum Leadership from the Bank Street College of Education and her undergraduate degree in English and Spanish from Duke University.