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art museum director

Louise Keith Claussen, Art museum director. Member August-Richmond County Coliseum Authority, 1986-1993; president Augusta Ballet Board, 1987-1988; board directors Augusta Symphony Inc., 1989-1992, Historic Augusta, since 1993, Metropolitan Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau, since 1997, Metropolitan Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau; Member American Association of Museums, Southeastern Museums Conference, Augusta Rotary.

Background

Claussen, Louise Keith was born on April 7, 1947 in Augusta, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Henry Herman and Elisabeth Winter (Bryans) Claussen.

Education

Bachelor, Augusta College, 1973.

Career

Staff writer, Augusta Herald, 1968-1970;women's editor, Augusta Herald, 1970-1971;lively arts editor, The Augusta Chronicle, 1973-1977;Sunday editor, The Augusta Chronicle, 1977-1983;public relations consultant, The Augusta Chronicle, 1983-1988;director corporation fine art, Morris Communications Corporation, Augusta, 1988-1992;acting director, Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, 1989-1992;director, Morris Museum of Art, since 1992. Editor art exhibition catalogues Morris Museum of Art, since 1992.

Membership

Member August-Richmond County Coliseum Authority, 1986-1993. President Augusta Ballet Board, 1987-1988. Board directors Augusta Symphony Inc., 1989-1992, Historic Augusta, since 1993, Metropolitan Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau, since 1997, Metropolitan Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Member American Association of Museums, Southeastern Museums Conference, Augusta Rotary.

Connections

father:
Henry Herman Claussen

mother:
Elisabeth Winter (Bryans) Claussen