Youth & Family Program Manager
New Orleans Museum of Art
Jennifer M. Williams is the Youth & Family Program Manager for the New Orleans Museum of Art. She most recently served as the Deputy Director for the Public Experience for Prospect.4. She received her B.A. in History with a concentration in Art History from Georgia State University. Jennifer has lived in New Orleans for over10 years and moved from her native Atlanta, GA to serve as an AmeriCorps VISTA coordinating projects with the Tulane University Center for Public Service. For 6 years, she served as the Director and Curator of the George and Leah McKenna Museum of African American Art. As a visual art curator organizing exhibitions & performances, Jennifer is committed to contributing to the cultural and artistic landscape in New Orleans. She supports and serves on a variety of art & community committees and boards including Junebug Productions, the New Orleans Photo Alliance, and the Contemporary Art Center’s John Scott Guild. She has participated and led in a variety of experiences around the world, including facilitating discussion groups at the Clinton Global Initiative-U, the Urban Bush Women Leadership Institute in Brooklyn, NY and the Dak'Art Biennial in Dakar, Senegal.