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Christopher C. Goldsmith

Christopher C. Goldsmith, museum director. President, board directors Milwaukee Artists Foundation, 1985, Clavis Theatre Inc., 1988-1989; chairman Action 2000 Arts, Recreation and Culture, Milwaukee, 1985; board directors United Service Organizations of Greater Milwaukee, 1974. Member American Association Museum Clubs: University (Milwaukee). Lodges: Rotary (board directors Milwaukee).

Background

  • Goldsmith, Christopher C. was born on September 14, 1947 in Milwaukee. Son of George John and Vivian (Erickson) Goldsmith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Comparative Literature, University Wisconsin, 1971. Postgraduate, University Wisconsin, 1975. Postgraduate in management development, Northeastern University, Boston, 1982.

    Career

    • Retail business furniture, fine art, Manila, Philippines, 1966-1967. Broker, associate Goldsmith Investment Company, Milwaukee, 1971-1973. Vice president facility development Young Men’s Christian Association of Metropolitan Milwaukee, 1973-1982.

      Executive director Milwaukee Art Museum, 1982—2002.

    Membership

    President, board directors Milwaukee Artists Foundation, 1985, Clavis Theatre Inc., 1988-1989. Chairman Action 2000 Arts, Recreation and Culture, Milwaukee, 1985. Board directors United Service Organizations of Greater Milwaukee, 1974.

    Member American Association Museum Clubs: University (Milwaukee). Lodges: Rotary (board directors Milwaukee).

    Connections

    • father: George John Goldsmith
    • mother: Vivian (Erickson) Goldsmith
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    Born September 14, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1971
      University Wisconsin
    • 1975
      University Wisconsin
    • 1982
      Northeastern University
    • 1966 - 1967
      Retail business furniture
      Manila, Philippines, Philippines
    • 1971 - 1973
      broker, Goldsmith Investment Company
      Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1971 - 1973
      associate, Goldsmith Investment Company
      Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1973 - 1982
      vice president, facility development Young Men's Christian Association of Metropolitan Milwaukee
    • 1982 - 2002
      executive, director Milwaukee Art Museum