The Wood County Commissioners are pleased to announce the appointment of Dana Nemeth to the position of Director for the Wood County Historical Museum and Center. Commissioners Jim Carter, Tim Brown, and Joel Kuhlman voted on the action this morning. Ms. Nemeth will start with the County on November 13, 2012.
Ms. Nemeth is a familiar face around the Historical Center as she has served as a volunteer, former collections manager, and former Wood County Historical Society Board member.
A Bowling Green native, Ms. Nemeth is a graduate of BGSU with a Master of Arts in Popular Culture and is currently working on receiving her Master of Library and Information Science with a specialization in Museum Studies from Kent State University.
She previously worked at the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, New York; The Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan; and the Smithsonian Institute in Washington D.C. Most recently she served as a Library Associate at the Jerome Library’s Center for Archival Collections.