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Museum chooses Roosa

The Walter Anderson Museum of Art has appointed Rosemary Roosa executive director. The Sun Herald reports Roosa was named interim director Aug. 2o. She replaces Linda Bloom, who resigned as executive director to return home to Hilton Head, S.C., for family reason. Roosa has been involved with other nonprofits, including the Brown Condor’s Mississippi Aviation Heritage Museum, of which she ...

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Museum chooses Roosa

The board of trustees of the Walter Anderson Museum of Art has appointed Rosemary D. Roosa as interim director. Roosa is from Biloxi, and her career includes adjunct professor of continuing studies at Tulane University (2005-present), estate manager (2000-2007), vice president and then later president of Gulf Coast Coors Inc. (1988-2000) and U.S. House of Representatives as a member of ...

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Bloom tenders resignation

Linda Bloom has resigned as the director of the Walter Anderson Museum of Art (WAMA), effective Aug. 16. Bloom will return to Hilton Head, S.C., to be with her husband and ailing father. Bloom came to WAMA in 2009 initially as a consultant and then full-time director. WAMA reports an interim director will be announced shortly and Dorothy Shaw has ...

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Coast cities rebuild and welcome visitors

Things are hopping in the Coast cities of Ocean Springs, Gulfport and Pass Christian, and visitors are welcome. “Visitors can come to Ocean Springs, shop, eat, catch a performance at the Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, enjoy a hands-on activity at one of our local paint shops and relax on the beach or bayou,” says Cynthia Dobbs Sutton of the ...

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