Sara Devine is the Manager of Audience Engagement and Interpretive Materials at the Brooklyn Museum. She is co-leading the Museum’s Bloomberg Connects visitor experience initiative, which will provide visitors access to museum staff via mobile technology. A vocal visitor advocate, her expertise lies in crafting accessible and engaging visitor experiences. She works with curators, designers, educators, technologists, and visitor services staff on all aspects of interpretation and engagement.
Sara enjoys sharing ideas and learnings as a guest lecturer at NYU’s Museum Studies graduate program, at professional conferences, and through the Museum’s blog. She was previously Senior Content Developer and Project Manager at Hilferty, a museum planning and exhibition design firm in Ohio, where she developed comprehensive interpretive plans and exhibitions for a wide variety of museums. She has also worked as the Assistant Curator, Special Exhibitions at Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello and as a Curatorial Assistant at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.