Linda Norris is an independent museum professional who focuses on shaping compelling narratives, improving professional practice and listening to communities. She is the co-author, with Rainey Tisdale, of Creativity in Museum Practice, (Left Coast Press, 2013). Linda has worked on interpretive projects and developed professional development opportunities for museums and cultural organizations in the United States, Canada, and Europe including the American Association for State and Local History, Connecticut Humanities, the Berkshire Museum and the Harriet Beecher Stowe Center. Linda was a Fulbright Scholar in 2009 and 2010 to Ukraine, teaching museum studies and working with museums throughout Ukraine. Linda writes the widely read blog The Uncataloged Museum and is a co-founder of The Pickle Project. Most recently, she’s expanded her own creative and professional horizons through work with Context Travel, conducting professional development seminars in 25 great cultural capitals of the world in the last year and is a member of the tri-national social media team for the upcoming Museums and Politics conference in St. Petersburg, Russia.