Annmarie Erickson has been employed at the Detroit Institute of Art (DIA) for 12 years, serving previously as Executive Vice President, Planning and Administration. Erickson’s position incorporates responsibilities including implementation of the DIA’s strategic plan designed to help close a structural operating deficit and bring the museum to financial stability and direct supervision of several new museum departments. As COO, she directly supervises Building Operations, Development, Communications and Marketing (Website and Social Media), Community Outreach, Public Programs and Organization Development and Human Resources. Erickson also handles Board of Directors relations and is the staff liaison to the Governance and Nominating Committee. Erickson serves as vice-chair on the board of Pewabic Pottery, and is among the inaugural class of mentors in the Women of Tomorrow mentorship program. She mentors young women at Cody High School in Detroit.
Updated May 2015