Megan Kirkpatrick
March 22-25, 2006
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Speakers: Biography

Megan Kirkpatrick

Manager of Statewide Programs
New York State Historical Association and The Farmers' Museum
800 Lake Road
Cooperstown NY
13326 USA

Megan Kirkpatrick is the Manager of Statewide Programs for the New York State Historical Association and its sister institution, The Farmers' Museum. Ms. Kirkpatrick is a recent graduate from the Cooperstown Graduate Program, receiving a Master of Arts in History Museum Studies. Harvest of History served as her graduate internship and became part of her full-time job responsibilities last February. A graduate of Western Michigan University in Public History, Ms Kirkpatrick was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa honor fraternity in 2003. A Michigan native, Ms. Kirkpatrick has worked at the Mann House Museum in Concord, MI; Fayette Historic State Park in Garden, MI and the Kalamazoo Valley Museum, in Kalamazoo, MI, before attending graduate school in Cooperstown, NY. She recently managed the re-design of the New York State History Day website at and is overseeing the continued growth and development of Harvest of History.

Megan will demonstrate Harvest of History. [Demonstration]