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museum administrator

Lynn Susan Beman, museum administrator. Named Distinguished Historian, Tappantown History Society, Tappan, New York, 1986. Member Town of Amherst Preservation Commission; Member Mid-Atlantic Association Museum, We. New York Association History Agencies (trustee, vice chairman), American Association Museum.

Background

Beman, Lynn Susan was born on December 23, 1942 in Buffalo. Daughter of Roger C. and Mary Louise (Gibbons) Zimmerman.

Education

Student, Goucher College, 1960-1962;Bachelor in Art History, Briarcliff College, 1975.

Career

Director, Trisdonn Gallery, Ltd., Nyack, New York, 1978-1985;curator, co-director, Beman Galleries, Inc., Nyack, 1986-1989;executive director, Hudson River Maritime Museum, Kingston, New York, 1990-1993-;director, Amherst (New York) Museum, since 1994. Guest curator Edward Hopper Landmark Foundation, Nyack, 1984, History Society Rockland City, New City, New York, 1986, Bergen Museum of Art and Science, Paramus, New Jersey, 1989.

Membership

Member Town of Amherst Preservation Commission. Member Mid-Atlantic Association Museum, We. New York Association History Agencies (trustee, vice chairman), American Association Museum.

Connections

Married Donald K. Beman, December 14, 1963. Children: Christopher A., Tracy K.

father:
Roger C. Zimmerman

mother:
Mary Louise (Gibbons) Zimmerman

spouse:
Donald K. Beman

child:
Christopher A. Beman

child:
Tracy K. Beman