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Katie Turer

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Katie Turer

Teacher Resource Manager

Katie credits her museum career to her time as a college campus tour guide. Engaging with visitors, telling stories, and making people feel welcome on campus translated into a career of connecting people of all ages to history. She has worked in visitor services, programming, and education at the Nantucket Historical Association, Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium, and History Museum on the Square in Springfield, MO. Katie is passionate about exploring the past to help shape the future. She is thrilled to join the Kentucky Historical Society and is looking forward to working with Kentucky students and teachers. Katie has a BA in Sociology from UC Davis and an MA in Museum Studies from George Washington University. Staff member since 2022