Craig Hadley serves as the Executive Director and Chief Curator of the Dennos Museum Center at Northwestern Michigan College. Prior to his arrival at the Dennos in 2019, Mr. Hadley held administrative and curatorial roles at DePauw University and Beloit College respectively. He earned a master’s degree in History and Museum Studies from the University of Missouri (2008) and a bachelor’s degree from Beloit College (2006). Most recently, he completed an Executive Certificate in Nonprofit Management from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University (2017).
Mr. Hadley is an active board member of the Association of Academic Museums & Galleries (AAMG), serves as a grant reviewer for the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the National Endowment for the Humanities, and volunteers as an accreditation reviewer for the American Alliance of Museums. His writing has appeared in The Museum Review, AAM’s Museum magazine, and on the Institute of Museum and Library Services’ website.