Museum of Ventura County
Leaders of Museum of Ventura County
The Museum of Ventura County, through its collections, exhibits, educational programs and publications, celebrates the history, art, and culture of Ventura County and the Channel Islands. venturamuseum.org
Elena Brokaw is the Barbara Barnard Smith Executive Director for the Museum of Ventura County, our community partners for A Tour of Mexico.
Anna Bermudez is Curator of Collections at the Museum of Ventura County. Her interests are in researching the history of the Mexican American community, specifically in the areas of food culture and recreation and is even working on a cookbook for Mexican American recipes. She is also working with the Smithsonian’s Latino Center on researching artifacts for the opening of the Molina Family Gallery: the first national Latino Gallery on the National Mall. She is currently working for the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American history as a West Coast researcher on food production and distribution during the pandemic.