State museum gets new leader
The Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum announced Monday that Joan Marshall will be museum director effective Sept. 7.
Marshall most recently served as executive director of the Pacific Asia Museum in Pasadena, Calif. She has also held posts at the Autry Museum of Western Heritage and the Museum of Contemporary Art, both in Los Angeles. Marshall earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and a master’s in business administration from the University of Texas. She succeeds Nashid Madyun, who resigned last year.