Assistant Director, School and Teacher Programs
The Museum of Modern Art
Lisa Mazzola, Assistant Director, School and Teacher Programs, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Lisa Mazzola is the Assistant Director of School and Teacher Programs within the Education Department of the Museum of Modern Art where she develops and administers programs and resources for K- 12 educators and schools that relate to collections, exhibitions and other aspects of the Museum's mission. In addition to her role in School and Teacher Programs, she has taught in an adjunct capacity for NYU and Columbia Teachers College in their Arts Administration and Arts Education masters programs.
Prior to her work at MoMA, Lisa coordinated gallery education and special projects at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum in New York City and the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. In addition, Lisa spent three years as an art and design educator/consultant developing residency programs in NYC public schools. Lisa continues to consult most recently in the United Arab Emirates for the Sharjah Museum Department.
Lisa received a B.A. from the State University of New York, College at Oswego, where she majored in Art History and minored in Museum Studies. Lisa is currently working toward her M.A. in Urban Education at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York City.