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Museum administrator

Steven H. Miller, museum director. Certified in Conservation Science International Center for the Study of Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property, Rome, 1978. Named John Cotton Dana award, New Jersey Association Museum, 2008; recipient Honey & Maurice Alexrod award.

Background

Miller, Roger Steven Hyde was born on August 25, 1947 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles C. and Ann (Stevens) Miller.

Education

Bachelor, Bard College, 1970;certified in conservation science, International Center for Study of Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property, Rome, 1978.

Career

Assistant to senior curator, Museum of City of New York, New York City, 1971-1972;assistant curator paintings, prints and photographs, Museum of City of New York, New York City, 1973-1977;curator prints and photographs, Museum of City of New York, New York City, 1977-1979;curator, department head fine art collections, history and special collections, Museum of City of New York, New York City, 1979-1985;senior curator, Museum of City of New York, New York City, 1985-1987;assistant director, Maine State Museum, 1987-1991;director of music, Western Reserve History Society, Cleveland, 1991-1995;executive director, The Bennington (Vermont) Museum, since 1995. Adjunct Professor music studies Case Western Reserve U., 1991-1994. Lecturer New York University, 1978-1987, Columbia University, New York City, 1981, 82, New School for Social Research, New York City, 1978, 83, Maine State Museum, 1987-1991.

Achievements

  • Certified in Conservation Science International Center for the Study of Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property, Rome, 1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles and exhibition catalogues.

Membership

Charter and former member history preservation committee City of Gardiner, Maine. Member Williamstown Art Conservation Center. Board trustees Historic Deerfield Inc., Massachusetts, since 2010, Huguenot Heritage, New York, since 2010, ArtPride, New Jersey.

Board governors Bard-St. Stephen's Alumni Association. Past board directors Vermont Museum and Gallery Alliance. Former member landmarks preservation committee Shaker Heights, Ohio.

Former member advisory committee Blaine House Restoration, Maine. Former member, art advisory committee Gracie Mansion Conservancy, New York City. Former member advisory council Museum Moving Image, Astoria.

Trustee ARTPride, New Jersey. Member of National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (associate), Century Association, American Association Museum (member museum advocacy team, member museum accreditation visiting committee), Park Avenue Club (Morristown).

Connections

Married Jane McClure Pelson, October 11, 1980. Children: Andrew Steven, Katherine Annual.

father:
Charles C. Miller

mother:
Ann (Stevens) Miller

spouse:
Jane McClure Pelson

children:
Andrew Steven Miller

Katherine Annual Miller