Helen Wechsler

Helen Wechsler

Institute of Museum and Library Services

Federal Funding Opportunities for Museums from the Institute of Museum and Library Services

Helen Wechsler serves as a supervisory senior program officer for museums at IMLS. She manages a portfolio of National Leadership Grants and Museums for America grants that focus on learning. She has been involved in IMLS initiatives involving 21st century skills, early learning, making, STEM, and digital media and learning. Helen came to IMLS from the American Architectural Foundation before which she spent 17 years at the American Association of Museums directing Strategic Initiatives and Special Projects and serving as Director of International and Ethics Programs.