Manager, Accessibility and Inclusion
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Lynn Walsh is the Accessibility and Inclusion Manager at Shedd Aquarium. With almost 30 years of museum experience, Lynn has worked in the Visitor Services departments of the Museum of Science and Industry (Chicago), Betty Brinn Children's Museum (Milwaukee), and was on the founding board and managed Imagisphere Children's Museum in Bedford, Texas. She was a founding member of Chicago Children's Museum's award-winning access and inclusion initiative, serving as Manager of Guest Access and Inclusion. Lynn is one of the founding co-chairs of Chicago Cultural Accessibility Consortium and currently serves on the steering committee. She has authored publications featured in Curator: The Museum Journal and The International Journal of the Inclusive Museum.
Tuesday, May 8
8:45 AM – 10:00 AM