Mark Walhimer Resume 2024

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Mark Walhimer Resume 2024

Last week, a client asked for my resume and photo, so I thought I would post them on the website (MW).

Mark Walhimer Bio

Mark Walhimer is the managing partner of Museum Planning, LLC and a part-time industrial design professor.

His company specializes in planning, designing, and managing interactive educational experiences. Walhimer started his firm in 1999 to assist in building and expanding museums with museum master planning, exhibition design, and museum project management. His firm has completed more than 40 projects worldwide for an international clientele, including science centers, art museums, history museums, libraries, and corporations.

Projects include Museo Interactivo de Economía (MIDE) in Mexico City, “Alcatraz: Life on the Rock,” a traveling exhibition, and Trans Studio Science Center in Bandung, Indonesia. Before starting his company, Walhimer held positions at Discovery Science Center in Santa Ana, California, the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, and Liberty Science Center. Walhimer is the author of Museums 101, a how-to guide for creating and organizing all varieties of museums. Mark is also the author of Designing Musem Experiences, a “how-to” book on creating inclusive interactive educational experiences.

Walhimer has a bachelor’s degree in studio art from Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York, and a master’s degree in industrial design and exhibition design from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York.