Kirsten Wise has been the Curator of the Cayuga Museum since 2013. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Art History from Penn State University and a Master’s Degree in Museum Studies from Syracuse University. At the Museum she is responsible for the development and implementation of exhibits, managing the collection, developing programs and jointly operates the Carriage House Theater.
Prior to joining the Cayuga Museum, Wise was a Preventive Conservation and Collections Assistant at the Museum of Texas Tech University. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Cayuga County Convention & Visitors Bureau. She serves on the Facilities and Collections Committee of the Seward House Museum and is passionate for animals, volunteering for Recycle-A-Bull Bully Breed Rescue in Syracuse, NY.