Lori Erickson

Curator of Exhibitions and Special Projects

Lori is the Curator of Exhibitions and Special Projects at the Oregon Historical Society. She curates exhibits for the OHS museum and develops supporting content for exhibits. Most of her time is spent doing exhibit research, constructing exhibit content outlines, and tracking down photos and artifacts to help support exhibit storylines. She also manages many of the incoming temporary exhibits and OHS’ traveling exhibit program, which includes several OHS-produced small exhibits that tour to locations around the state.  Before arriving at OHS in 2013, Lori held positions as Curator of Collections and Senior Exhibit Developer in addition to working as a museum collections consultant. She holds both a B.A. and an M.S. in anthropology with a focus on archaeology and museum studies.