Andrew Plumley

Senior Director, Equity and Culture
American Alliance of Museums

Andrew Plumley is Senior Director of Equity and Culture at the American Alliance of Museums where he oversees both AAM’s internal DEAI (diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion) work, as well as the Facing Change Initiative – Advancing Museum Board Diversity and Inclusion. He started his career in education, where he advised higher education institutions on diversity and inclusion strategy.

A systems entrepreneur, Andrew focuses on creating lasting systems change for the communities he partners with and supports. He currently serves as a Young Black and Giving Back Institute board chair, board secretary at Equity in the Center, an Adventure Theatre trustee, an American Express N-Gen Fellow, as well as served as a city council appointed Police Commissioner in the state of Vermont.

Andrew has a BA from Middlebury College, and received an MBA with a focus in social and environmental sustainability from the University of Vermont’s Grossman School of Business.