The Western Museums Association (WMA) empowers individuals to cultivate leadership and enables institutions to remain relevant in a dynamic world. We provide opportunities for learning and personal interaction to enhance the creative skills and enrich the lives of individuals who do museum work.
2019 Annual Report
WMA's 2019 Annual Meeting offered an array of innovative sessions, engaging discussions and inspiring takeaways that mirrored the vibrant spirit of Boise, Idaho. Take a look at the 2019 Annual Report to see just how ENGAGING and inspiring WMA 2019 truly was.
2018 Annual Report
In 2018, WMA celebrated the largest attended Annual Meeting in a decade with fabulous programming and networking in Tacoma, WA. It was also a banner year for scholarship fundraising and membership!
2017 Annual Report
WMA accomplished a lot in the past year, including hosting our international Annual Meeting, UNITE, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Download the Annual Report to learn more!
2016 Annual Report
The 2016 Annual Report celebrates the WMA Community’s convening in Phoenix, highlights the educational programing provided, and gives glimpses into the organization’s future.
2015 Annual Report
The 2015 Annual Report celebrates WMA's educational accomplishments, including an increase in Annual Meeting attendance, raising over $8,900 for the Wanda Chin Scholarship fund, and four new WestMusings | 10 Minute Museum Talks presentations, among other programmatic successes.
2014 Annual Report
The 2014 Annual Report recounts organizational achievements including a restructuring of the individual, institutional, and corporate membership, as well as an increase in total net assets.