FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: October 16, 2019
Contact: Anjelica Eitel
Communications & Marketing Coordinator
410-326-2042 ext. 17
CMM WELCOMES NEW DEPUTY DIRECTOR
SOLOMONS, MD – October 16, 2019 – The Calvert Marine Museum is pleased to announce the appointment of Rachelle Green as its new Deputy Director of Education and Special Programs. With more than a decade of working as a preservationist, educator, and museum administrator, Green brings a wealth of experience to CMM.
Rachelle Green is a Delaware native, and has lived in Calvert County for the past four years. She holds a master’s degree in Historic Preservation from the University of Kentucky, and a second master’s degree in Secondary Education from St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia. In addition, Green earned a museum studies certificate from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. She has twelve years of experience, both as a classroom teacher and in museums. Most recently, she has served as the Director of Education, Assistant Director, and then Acting Director for Jefferson Patterson Park in St. Leonard, Maryland.
The Deputy Director position became vacant upon the promotion of current Director Jeffrey Murray. Murray, who served as both Director and Deputy Director concurrently for nearly two months, said of Rachelle’s arrival, “I am beyond thrilled that she is joining our talented staff at the Calvert Marine Museum, and I know that her presence is already making a positive impact.”
Please welcome Rachelle Green to the Calvert Marine Museum family. She can be reached at Rachelle.Green@calvertcountymd.gov or by calling 410-326-2042, ext. 32.
Explore how the prehistoric past, natural environments, and maritime heritage come to life and tell a unique story of the Chesapeake Bay. The Calvert Marine Museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will be closed to the public from January 1, 2019 until March 11, 2019. Admission is $9.00 for adults; $7.00 for seniors, military with valid I.D, AAA and AARP members; $4.00 for children ages 5 - 12; children under 5 and museum members are admitted free. For more information about the museum, upcoming events, or membership, visit the website at www.calvertmarinemuseum.com or call 410-326-2042. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
|Photo of Rachelle Green, CMM Deputy Director of Education and Special Programs|