We are pleased to announce and welcome
Executive Director of the Port Huron Museum
Port Huron Native Returns
Margaret Aiken was previously the Linde Family Foundation Coordinator of School and Teacher Programs at the Colby College Museum of Art. In this position she managed 40 volunteer docents, 12 student docents, 7 student interns, and six teaching artists while overseeing programs serving over 4,000 school visitors and hundreds of families in Central Maine. Before that, she served as the Director of Visitor Engagement at Great Lakes Science Center in Cleveland, Ohio and as the Program Developer for School Audiences at the Science Museum of Minnesota. She received her B.A. in Art History from Yale University and her M.A. in Museum Education from Tufts University. During graduate school she worked as a teaching assistant at Pierce Elementary School, completed a curriculum writing internship at the Museum of Science, Boston and was the head coach of the Charles River 14 and under girls ice hockey team. She has experience working on grants from the National Institute of Health, the Institute of Museum and Library Services, as well as from several foundations.