Photograph by Nathalie Van Empel

Curator of Religious Art
470 MOA

Ashlee Whitaker comes to BYU most recently from the Springville Museum of Art, having worked for several years as Associate Curator and Registrar. She graduated from BYU summa cum laude, with a bachelor ís degree in art history and a master ís degree in art history and curatorial studies, having received the prestigious Graduate Research Award. Her art history research has taken her through Western Europe, including multiple trips to the United Kingdom, and her museum experience includes internships at the BYU Museum of Art and the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. Whitaker ís writings and research have also been included in several scholarly publications.