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Diane Marie Koeppel-Horn

Diane Marie Koeppel-Horn, museum official, museum education consultant. Certified teacher, Iowa. Named Outstanding Museum Educator, Iowa Art Education Association, 1990.


  • Koeppel-Horn, Diane Marie was born on September 9, 1952 in Waterloo, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Dale F. and Alice Rose (Short) Koeppel.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Art Education and Humanities, University Northern Iowa, 1976. Master of Science in Supervision in Education, Bank St. College Education, New York City, 1992.


    • Teacher art Rue Elementary School, Council Bluffs, Iowa, 1979-1981, Madison (Wisconsin) Opportunity Center, 1982-1986. Consultant in artists in schools Iowa Arts Council, Des Moines, 1987. Museum educator Davenport (Iowa) Museum Art, 1987-1991.

      Curator education Gibbes Museum Art, Charleston, South Carolina, 1991-1993. Director education Wichita (Kansas) Art Museum, since 1993. Member visual resources and steering committees Arts in Basic Curriculum project South Carolina Department Education, South Carolina Arts Commission, since 1991.

      Chairman long range planning committee Heritage Education Forum, Charleston, Berkeley, Dorchester County, South Carolina, 1992. Member executive board Lans. Scholastic Art Awards.

      Board directors Kansas Multicultural Arts Alliance.

    Major achievements

    • Certified teacher, Iowa.


    Volunteer Madison County Autistic Society, Madison, 1982-1986, Very Special Arts Iowa, 1986-1991. Member steering committee Center Wisconsin Center, Madison, 1986. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, American Association Museum, Museum Educators Roundtable, National Art Educators Association, South Carolina Art Educators Association, Kansas Art Educators Association.



    Reading, travel, nature walks, opera.


    • Married Gary Lynn Horn, August 2, 1976.
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    Born September 9, 1952
    (age 64)
    • 1976
      University No. Iowa
    • 1992
      Bank St. College Education
    • 1979 - 1981
      Teacher, art Rue Elementary School
      Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
    • 1982 - 1986
      Teacher, art Rue Elementary School
    • 1987
      consultant, in artists in schools Iowa Arts Council
      Des Moines, Iowa, United States
    • 1987 - 1991
      museum educator, Davenport (Iowa) Museum Art
    • 1991 - 1993
      curator education Gibbes Museum Art
      Charleston, South Carolina, United States
    • 1993
      director, education Wichita (Kansas) Art Museum