Michael Madeja is currently pursuing his Master of Arts in Teaching as a graduate student in the Museum Education Program at George Washington University. He began his museum career at the Philadelphia Zoo and has since migrated to the Education department at Ford’s Theatre. Appointed as a co-chair for D.C. Metro Emerging Museum Professionals, Michael aspires to create change in the field. He also freelances for Museum Hack as a digital media content consultant. Michael will be focusing on “best practices” as one of the co-moderators in a weekly Twitter chat: #MuseumEdChat. Michael received a Bachelor of Arts with honors in Biological Anthropology from Temple University.