Michele MacDonald

Curator of Collections

Michele MacDonald joined the ETHS staff in 2000 as curator of collections.  Her primary responsibilities include the documentation, care, and conservation of the 13,500-item artifact collection and coordination of artifact donations and loans.  She also assists with content development and installation of in-house exhibits, works with conservators as needed, and serves as a resource for researchers and curators from other institutions.  Michele has a B.A. from the University of Tennessee with a minor in art history and was previously employed by Whittle Communications as an editorial research chief.  She is a member of the Southeastern Registrars Association.