Rebecca “Becca” Hiester
Rebecca “Becca” Hiester is the Director of Education and Programs at the Gibbes Museum, where she oversees all educational programs for K-12 and adult audiences, including all collaborative programs between the Gibbes and the Medical University of South Carolina. A Charleston native, she has an MA in art history from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and a BA in anthropology and art history from Wake Forest University. She volunteered as a Museum Educator and with the curatorial department at the Gibbes for five years before becoming a Curatorial Assistant in 2014. She is currently pursuing a Masters of Library and Information Science with the University of South Carolina in addition to working full time with the Gibbes.