Live From Pullman National Monument, April 1, 2018

Live From Pullman National Monument, a tourist and tourism hotspot, with Dr Lyn Hughes
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Live From Pullman National Monument
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with Dr Lyn Hughes with guest Alan C Lowe, Abraham Lincoln Library And Museum

Live From Pullman National Monument with Dr Lyn Hughes and guest Alan C Lowe, Abraham Lincoln Library And Museum

Headlined, Live From Pullman National Monument, April 1, 2018

Broadcast Date: 
April 1, 2018

Live From PNM's Around The Museum Table guest for April 2018 are fantastic and include: Alan C. Lowe Director Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield Illinois, and Cliff Rome of Blanc Gallery, Chicago

Guest, Alan C. Lowe

Guest Name: 
Alan C. Lowe
Alan C. Lowe
Guest Occupation: 
Director Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
Guest Biography: 

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR 

ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM

Alan C. Lowe obtained his B.A. (1986) and M.A. (1988) in history at the University of Kentucky.  In 1989, Lowe joined the staff of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California as an archivist.  In 1992, he moved to the Office of Presidential Libraries at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) in Washington, D.C.  In the Office of Presidential Libraries, Lowe helped to oversee the many Presidential libraries located throughout the nation administered by NARA.  During part of this time, he also served as interim Director of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library in Hyde Park, New York. 

From 2003 to 2009, Lowe served as the founding Executive Director of the Howard H. Baker, Jr. Center for Public Policy at the University of Tennessee. In that capacity, he created a host of public, educational, and research programs to increase civic engagement and promote a better understanding of policy issues.  He also oversaw the completion of a facility for the Baker Center on the University of Tennessee campus.

From 2009 to 2016, Lowe served as founding Director of the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.  In that role, he managed all aspects of the Library and Museum’s operations, and was part of the team that oversaw the design and construction of the new Bush Library and Museum facility on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.      

In July 2016, Lowe was appointed as Executive Director of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Illinois.  He oversees all elements of that agency’s operations, all with the mission of perpetuating and learning from the enduring legacy of President Lincoln and the rich history of Illinois. 

Lowe was appointed by Governor Bruce Rauner as a General Trustee of the Lincoln Academy in 2017.  He serves on the Boards of the Central Illinois Foodbank and the Illinois Association of Museums.  He is a commissioner on the Illinois Bicentennial Commission

Lowe is a native of Bourbon County, Kentucky. He and his wife, Kathy, and daughter, Carolyn, reside in Chatham, Illinois.

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Live From Pullman National Monument

Live From Pullman National Monument, a tourist and tourism hotspot, with Dr Lyn Hughes
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Dr Lyn Hughes

Live From Pullman National Monument, a tourist and tourism hotspot, with Dr Lyn Hughes

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