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Gwen Borowsky

Gwen Borowsky, CEO, National Liberty Museum

Gwen Borowsky has been the CEO of the National Liberty Museum since it opened in January 2000. As CEO, she is responsible for all aspects of managing a Museum dedicated to teaching character, conflict resolution, and civic values through interactive exhibits, outreach into the community and the use of art. Gwen provides leadership for the educational mission; manages a staff of 25; oversees all fundraising, membership,  marketing, outreach and educational programs, curriculum design and training for the Museum’s Teacher Training Institute; exhibit design; visitor services, facility, and overseas a $3 million budget.

Prior to joining the National Liberty Museum, she was the Education Director of the Liberty Education Center (Philadelphia), for ten years, during which time she created a center for educators providing free training programs, curriculum development, materials and other resources on issues of bigotry, civic education, and violence prevention. Ms. Borowsky has also acted as Publisher for What’s New In Home Economics Magazine. She received her Bachelor’s in Early Childhood Education from Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Gwen is married to David Camp and is the mother of three girls. She is a member of Union League, Philadelphia, PA and serves on several non-profit Boards including the Foreign Policy Research Institute and the Federation of Jewish Agencies. Gwen is also an active dragon boater with Philadelphia Flying Phoenix.

CEO, National Liberty Museum