Deputy Director at Orange County Museum of Art, United States
Sarah Jesse is Deputy Director of the Orange County Museum of Art where she oversees the museum’s temporary space as it builds a $73M home opening in 2021. Prior she was Associate Vice President of Education at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art where she oversaw a budget of $2.5M for programs that served 400K people annually. Additionally, she was Director of Education and Public Programs at Philbrook Museum of Art and Assistant Director of Public Programs at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. She received an MA in art history from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a BA from Oberlin College. From 2014-2016 she chaired the American Alliance of Museum’s Education Committee.