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Museum director

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 of Arts Comparative Literature, University of Wisconsin, 1971;postgraduate, University of Wisconsin, 1973-1975;postgraduate in management development, Northeastern U., 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, since 1982.

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