WASHINGTON COUNTY -- Rebecca Massie Lane has been hired as the new director of the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts effective Aug. 1.
"I am eager to begin," Lane said in a press release accepting the position. "I look forward to learning more about Washington County, to meeting people in the community and to developing arts programming that will uplift and inspire. I'm very honored to have been selected as the next director of the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts."
Lane currently is the director of the Sweet Briar (Va.) College Museums and Galleries, and also is an associate professor and program director of arts management at the college.
"We are very excited about her coming to the museum," said William G. Plavcan, president of the museum's Board of Trustees. "She seems to mesh very well with the board."