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  • Sam Aquillano

    Sam Aquillano is Founder and Executive Director of Design Museum Foundation, a national network of local design museums operating three sites Design Museum Boston, Design Museum Portland in Oregon, Design Museum San Francisco, and growing across the country. Their mission is to educate the world about the importance of design in our lives. Design is […]

  • Liz Pawlak

    Liz is the Vice President of Design Museum Foundation. She has a background in architecture and a passion for design. Her goal is to elevate design through education and her work with the Museum is constantly upholding that.  Liz places real value on clear communication and thoughtful design. After earning a Bachelor of Architecture from […]

  • Erica Rife

    Erica Rife is the Managing Director of Design Museum Portland. She comes from a professional background of early-stage startup support and program design, with a personal passion for art history and nutrition. Erica began her career at MassChallenge, the world’s largest startup accelerator, where she served as the Program Director of events and educational curriculum. She holds […]

  • Diana Navarrete-Rackauckas

    Diana Navarrete-Rackauckas is the Education Programs Specialist for Design Museum Foundation. A museum educator and diversity advocate, Diana is passionate about creating accessible and interactive educational experiences for local audiences. Raised in an immigrant family and community, she is dedicated to holding inclusive spaces that empower participants to more confidently navigate their worlds. Before entering […]

  • Jennifer Jackson

    Jennifer is the Executive Associate at Design Museum Foundation. Originally from Los Angeles, Jennifer graduated from Connecticut College with a degree in Studio Art with a focus in Design and a double minor in Psychology and Architectural Studies. Through her experience in political and consulting non-profits, Jennifer links together the intersections of business, art, and […]