Fort Worth Museum of Science and History Names New Vice President » Dallas Innovates

Fort Worth Museum of Science and History Names New Vice President » Dallas Innovates

Nikki Diller has been named vice president of collections, interpretation, and programs at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History.

The museum said that Diller will oversee the curation and preservation of its extensive collections, ensuring their accessibility and relevance to diverse audiences. She’ll also lead the development of engaging programming tailored to connect visitors of all ages with the science and history of Texas and the Southwest.

Her appointment followed a comprehensive search, the museum said, and opens a new chapter for the museum as it embarks on enhancing its offerings and fostering innovative community engagement.

In a statement, museum President Regina Faden, Ph.D., said Diller “brings with her significant experience in leadership, creativity in developing programs, collections care, and conservation. I’m excited to see where Nikki’s vision for enhancing the visitor’s experience takes us in the future.”

Diller has a rich background in museums and a demonstrated passion for nurturing curiosity and lifelong learning, the museum said. She can draw from her extensive experience in exhibit curation, educational programming, and visitor interpretation, and is well-positioned to steer the museum toward new heights, the museum said.

“I’m deeply honored to join the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History at this exciting moment in its history,” Diller said. “Growing up in North Texas, I’ve always been aware of the museum’s profound legacy and integral role within the community. I consider it a true privilege to contribute to the ongoing growth and enhancement of this legacy through innovative programming, world-class exhibits, and a steadfast commitment to caring for the museum’s vast History and Science collections at the highest standards.”

A North Texas native, Diller earned an MA degree in art history from Tulane University in Louisiana, and her bachelor’s degree in U.S. history from Texas A&M University.

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