Program Topic: All About the US Olympic and Paralympic Museum and the Upcoming Olympic Games
Michelle Farrell will give us the inside scoop of the recently finished US Olympic and Paralympic Museum. She'll talk about the inception and development of the museum, what to expect when they visit. Some of their new summer engagement strategies and fun events as well as an update on things to watch in the upcoming Summer Olympics!
Michelle Dusserre Farrell is a 1984 Olympic silver medalist in gymnastics and joined the Museum staff in January 2020. Her previous work experience includes positions with the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee, working as a consultant, and having worked three Olympic Games for NBC Sports television. In 2006 she led an initiative called The Swing High Project to raise over $1M to build Colorado Springs’ first universally accessible playground, which opened in 2010. She is a 2006 inductee into the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame.
Approximate program timeframe:
11:00 a.m. - Registration & open networking
11:30 a.m. - Lunch is served (virtual attendees may join for online networking)
12:00 p.m. - Program begins
1:00 p.m. - Event concludes
Cancellation Policy: No refunds will be issued without 72 hours advance notice.