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Sara Abosch-Jacobson, PhD
Dr. Sara Abosch-Jacobson is the Chief Education, Programs, and Exhibitions Officer for the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum. An experienced educator, she has researched, taught and written on Jewish culture and history. She holds a PhD in modern European and Jewish history, an MA in modern British and Jewish history, and an MA in Political Science with a concentration in Civil/Military Relations.
Charlotte Decoster, PhD
Charlotte Decoster, PhD is the Ackerman Family Director of Education for the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum. An experienced educator, she has researched, taught, and written on Holocaust history. She holds a PhD in History from the University of North Texas. She regularly speaks on the Holocaust, children and child rescue during the Holocaust, and in Nazi Germany. She has travelled throughout the U.S. to give talks on Anne Frank and child rescue during the Holocaust.
Claire Robinson, Senior Museum Educator
Claire Robinson is the Senior Museum Educator for the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum. She holds a BA in History from the University of Texas at Austin with a minor in government and education. An experienced educator, she taught 8th grade U.S. history in both Dallas and Irving Independent School Districts, and she holds a Texas teaching certificate for Social Studies grades 7-12. At the Museum, Robinson develops curriculum to coincide with the permanent and special exhibitions, develops and leads classroom programs for student visitors, and organizes and runs professional development sessions for teachers and other professional groups.
Casey Bush, Museum Educator
Casey Bush is a Museum Educator at the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum. Prior to starting at the Museum, Casey completed her studies in History and Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Clark University earning both a Bachelors and a Masters. During her studies, she gained experience in museums and nonprofits alike interning in the Education Department at institutions such as CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center and Buchenwald Memorial, the former concentration camp in Weimar Germany. Casey’s area of study has included post-war Holocaust memory, specifically Holocaust forgiveness and US Holocaust museums.
Felicia Williamson, Museum Archivist / Special Collections
Felicia J. Williamson, MLIS, CA graduated with a BA in History, German and European Studies and a minor in religious studies from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. She received a Master in Library and Information Science with an archives focus from LSU. Williamson is a certified archivist, an outgoing member of the Executive Board for the Society of Southwest Archivists and is a member of the Society of American Archivists.
As the Head of SHSU Special Collections (2011-2015) Williamson instituted a program of instruction and outreach, making its archival holdings more accessible to the campus and surrounding community. As the Archivist and collections manager at the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum (2015-present), Williamson has worked to expand, strengthen, and increase access to the Museum’s important collection of rare books, artifacts, and oral history testimonies.
For more information or to book a Museum Educator to speak to your group, contact Tammiko Jones, Executive Assistant to CEO/President, at [email protected].