Museum adds four members to its staff

The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley has announced it added four members to its staff, including three hired to serve in newly created positions.

Nancy M. Huth, curator of education at the Taft Museum of Art in Cincinnati, will serve as deputy director of arts and education. Horticultural expert Charles Peronneau “Perry” Mathewes will serve as director of gardens. Fundraising professional Belinda “Dee Dee” Barbour will serve as manager of annual giving and membership. Educator Daniel Curry Schiavone is filling the existing position of coordinator of youth and family programs. The expanded staff is part of the museum’s goals in its recently unveiled Master Plan.