Michael Haley Goldman, Executive Director

New Hampshire Humanities (NHH) is proud to announce Michael Haley Goldman as our new Executive Director. 
Haley Goldman arrives at NHH from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) in Washington, DC, where he led a digital innovation team that explored the impact of emerging technologies on history education, informal learning, and digital humanities as Director of Future Projects. Future Projects conducts research, develops prototypes, and uses new technology such as virtual or augmented reality and 360° video to transform Holocaust memorialization and education. At the USHMM, Haley Goldman also served as the Director of the Benjamin and Vladka Meed Registry of Holocaust Survivors and the Director of Global Classroom and Evaluation. 
“New Hampshire Humanities’ Board of Directors and staff are thrilled to have Michael on board,” said Marcia Kelly, NHH Board Chair. “His steady growth in responsibilities through various positions at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum, his commitment to lifelong learning, his deep interests in the digital humanities, and his orientation to the future have all fueled our anticipation for his arrival.” 

Haley Goldman has also served as a grant reviewer for the National Endowment of the Humanities, Institute for Museum and Library Services; as well as on many advisory groups, including the Scientific Advisory Board of the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Digital History; the Digital Advisory Group for the Jewish Digital Cultural Recovery Project; the Advisory Committee for Courtroom 600: An Educational Virtual Reality Encounter with the History and Legacies of the Nuremberg Trials at the University of Connecticut Greenhouse Labs. He currently co-teaches Museum Evaluation at the Columbia College of Arts and Sciences at The George Washington University with his wife, Kate Haley Goldman.

Haley Goldman holds a Masters in Computing and Education from Columbia University Teachers College in New York and a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from Haverford College in Pennsylvania. He recently relocated from Maryland to Concord, New Hampshire with his family.


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