Alex Freeman is the Executive Director of the Texas Association of Museums. Since 2012, Freeman's work has focused on how new technologies impact teaching and learning in formal and informal learning spaces. Prior to TAM, he served nearly 6 years at the New Media Consortium, a non-profit research think tank located in Austin, in a variety of capacities. At the NMC, Freeman served as the Senior Director of Membership and Special Projects where he managed membership services, produced online professional development programs, and was a co-author and researcher for the NMC Horizon Report series, which analyzed technology uptake across global museums, higher education, K-12 education, and a few other sectors and regions. Prior to the NMC, he was the Education Director at Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin and Education Curator at Artpace San Antonio.
Organization or Institution
Texas Association of Museums1201 Tinnin Ford Rd. 23
Austin, TX 78741
United States 817.332.1177 http://www.texasmuseums.org
University of Florida 2000 BFA - Painting
University of Texas at Austin 2009 MA - Art EducationLeadership Role
Local Host Committee - TAM 2021, Program Committee - TAM 2021, Previous Annual Meeting Speaker