Exterior of the Easton Collection Center


Elaine Hughes, Collections Director

Elaine Hughes rejoined MNA as Collections Director in 2001, having previously served as Anthropology Collections Manager (1986-92). She first worked at MNA in the Archaeological Contract Section (1983-85). Elaine has also worked at The Museum at Texas Tech University, Denver Museum of Natural History (now DMNS), and the Arizona State Museum. She has an M.A. in Museum Science from Texas Tech University.

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