Winterthur Program in American Material Culture

Susie Wilkening, Class of 1998
Senior Consultant and Curator of Museum Audiences with Reach Advisors

Susie Wilkening is a Senior Consultant and Curator of Museum Audiences with Reach Advisors, and works to help museums better understand who visits museums . . . and why. Susie had previous stints as the Executive Director of the Saratoga County Historical Society and as the Development Director of Historic Huguenot Street. Susie is the primary author of Life Stages of the Museum Visitor and is also a recurring writer for many museum publications. Before becoming a Winterthur Fellow, Susie earned a BS in History, Technology, and Society from Georgia Tech. She now lives in Quincy, Massachusetts, with her husband and two incomparable dogs.