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museum director

Russell Panczenko, museum director. Fellow National Endowment of the Humanities, 1984. Board directors Upper Midwest Conservation Association, Minneapolis, since 1986, Wisconsin Citizens for Arts Inc., Madison, since 1986. Member Association Art Museum Directors, College Art Association, American Association Museum, Wisconsin Federation Museum, Midwest Museum Association Lodges: Rotary.

Background

Panczenko, Russell was born on March 23, 1947 in Frille, Federal Republic Germany. Came to the United States, 1950. Son of Stanislaw Panczenko and Jaroslawa (Lysaniuk) Horiatshun.

Education

Bachelor, Fairfield University, Connecticut, 1969. Doctor Lettere, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Florence, Italy, 1979.

Career

Teacher Latin Notre Dame High School, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1969-1971. Assistant director Williams College Museum Art, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1980-1984. Director Chazen Museum Art (formerly Elvehjem Museum Art), Madison, Wisconsin, since 1984.

Membership

Board directors Upper Midwest Conservation Association, Minneapolis, since 1986, Wisconsin Citizens for Arts Inc., Madison, since 1986. Member Association Art Museum Directors, College Art Association, American Association Museum, Wisconsin Federation Museum, Midwest Museum Association Lodges: Rotary.

Connections

Married Paula McCarthy, March 14, 1980.

father:
Stanislaw Panczenko Horiatshun

mother:
Jaroslawa (Lysaniuk) Horiatshun

spouse:
Paula McCarthy