May 14, 2010 10:37 AM by Sharlee Jacobs
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The New Orleans Museum of Art says Susan M.
Taylor will become its sixth director on Sept. 1, when E. John
Bullard retires after 37 years.
Bullard will remain on staff as Director Emeritus to help
Taylor's transition and will work on the museum's centennial
celebrations throughout 2011.
The museum announced Taylor's appointment as director designate
earlier this month.
She was director of Princeton University Art Museum for eight
years, and directed the Davis Museum and Cultural Center at
Wellesley College for 12 years before that.
She resigned from Princeton in 2008, taking four months of
leave. A news release from Princeton quoted her as saying she had
pressing family matters and planned to consider other professional