Category Archives: Staff

Meet the MEs: Roman Penney

jack-frost-jugglingThe Museum Educators at the Creative Discovery Museum create fun, playful and positive experiences through interactions and engagement with guests. So if you’ve ever visited our Museum, you have probably seen Roman Penney leading a dance party with his ukulele, helping out visitors in the exhibits or dressed up as Jack Frost during Snow Day. But I think it’s time we all get to know him a little bit better!  Continue reading →

Growing Up in Korea: Q & A with Cathy Palisoc

Cathy Palisoc

For our traveling exhibit, Heart and Seoul: Growing Up in Korea, we’ve been very fortunate to work with Seoul-native Cathy Palisoc as a consultant to help establish relationships in the Korean community and dive more into the Korean culture. She sat down to talk with us about what it was like to grow up in Korea and the influence it has on her life today. Continue reading →

Favorite Childhood Stories – Karen Dewhirst

To celebrate National Reading Month, we’re asking some of our staff to talk about some of their favorite books growing up as a kid and the impact they made on them. This week’s entry is from Karen Dewhirst, our Museum Experience Manager – Science and Exhibits. Continue reading →

Q & A with Lucien Scott – CDM Employee and Outdoor Enthusiast

CurtisBy Curtis Jolley
Public Relations Coordinator

If you’ve seen a Science Theater show at Creative Discovery Museum, you’ve probably seen Lucien Scott, Assistant Manager for Youth Programs and Science, doing mesmerizing experiments and inspiring a new generation of budding scientists.

What you might not know, though, is that Lucien is an avid kayaker and loves all things outdoors. He recently sat down to answer a few questions about healthy living including his training for an upcoming IRONMAN competition in 2016. Continue reading →

Meet the Staff: Candy Haley


Candy Haley serves as Programs Operations Assistant. Has your child ever made a craft or art project at Creation Station? You have Candy Haley’s creativity to thank for it! She is responsible for creating new Creation Station Activities that are age appropriate for every guest. Creation Station activities change monthly. Continue reading →

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