What is SERA?

 

The Southeastern Registrars Association (SERA) is the the affinity group for collections specialists in cultural institutions across the Southeastern United States. Founded in 1978, SERA encourages high standards of museum practice and fosters professional growth 

among museum registrars through the promotion, exchange, and dissemination of information and ideas via educational seminars, publications, and other means. SERA initiates and supports activities that create an atmosphere of cooperation among registrars, other museum professionals, and those in related service fields, and pursues further development of professional practices in the field.

 

SERA Officers

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Corinne Midgett

Chair

Registrar, High Point Museum

Phone | Email

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Meg Cook

Vice-Chair

Director of Archaeology Collections, Mississippi Department of Archives & History

Phone | Email

Austin Bell

Treasurer & Membership

Curator of Collections, Marco Island Historical Society

Phone | Email

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Amy Beisel

Secretary

Curator of Collections, 

International Museum of the Horse

Phone Email

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Kali Mason

Development Chair

Registrar & Collections Manager, Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery

Phone | Email

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Erica Hague

Communications Chair

Collections Manager, Atlanta History Center

Phone | Email

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Deanna Taylor

State Representative Coordinator

Registrar, 21c Museum Hotels

Phone Email

Elizabeth Le

Scholarship Chair

Registrar, Hunter Museum of American Art

Phone Email

 

State Representatives

Alabama:
Pamela Bransford

Registrar, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts

Phone | Email

 

Georgia:
Christa McCay

M.H.P., Registrar, Marietta Museum of History 

Phone | Email

Mississippi:

Cheryl Waldrep

Museum Curator, Natchez National Historical Park

Phone | Email

Tennessee:
Elizabeth Le

Registrar, Hunter Museum of American Art 

Phone | Email
 

Arkansas:
Carolyn Reno

Collections Manager, Shiloh Museum of Ozark History
Phone | Email

 

Kentucky:
Sandy Staebell

Registrar/Collections Curator, The Kentucky Museum at Western Kentucky University

Phone | Email

 

North Carolina:
Jordan B. Cao

Assistant Registrar, Gregg Museum of Art & Design

Phone | Email

 

Virginia:

Lauren Kraut

Sr. Collections Manager & Registrar, National Sporting Library & Museum
Phone | Email

Florida: 
Robin Bauer Kilgo 

Registrar/Social Media Consultant, TarraLou Consulting, LLC

Phone | Email

 

Louisiana:

Open - Contact Erica if interested!

 

South Carolina:

Robyn Adams

Registrar, South Carolina State Museum

Phone | Email

West Virginia:

Crystal Wimer

Executive Directory, Harrison County WV Historical Society

Phone | Email

Sponsors &

Related OrganizationS

 

Thank you to our generous sponsors!

 

Artex

Dietl

Gaylord

PastPerfect

Transportation Consultants International (TCI)

Willis

 

Our sponsors make it possible for SERA to provide conference scholarships, sessions, and events, as well as the Dan Silosky Award.