The Maryland Science Center appointed Toni Condon as Vice President for Institutional Advancement, announced Van Reiner, president and CEO.
Condon was most recently Senior Director of Development for the Walters Art Museum, where she led the fundraising efforts to support the current free admission initiative, allowing equal access to the museum for all members of the community. She previously held positions in the fundraising departments of McDaniel College, the Johns Hopkins University Kreiger School of Arts and Sciences, and the National Aquarium in Baltimore.
“Toni Condon has an impressive record of success with the local, state and national philanthropic communities,” Reiner said. “It’s a record that makes her the ideal person to lead us forward as we embark on new initiatives to enhance science education.”
Condon is a graduate of the University of Nebraska of Omaha, and received a Master’s degree in Technical and Scientific Communication from Miami University of Ohio.
About the Maryland Science Center
The Maryland Science Center in Baltimore is visited by more than 500,000 people each year. Popular exhibits include: Dinosaur Mysteries with full-size dinosaurs and interactive paleontology activities; a day in the life of the human body in Your Body: The Inside Story; and dozens of interactive experiments in Newton’s Alley. Other attractions include the Kids Room, the five-story St. John Properties IMAX Theater, and the world-famous Davis Planetarium. On May 23, the Maryland Science Center will open the traveling exhibit Chinosaurs – Dinosaur Dynasty, featuring more than 20 full size dinosaurs, rare and never seen fossils, ancient Chinese cultural artifacts and original art from the Mongolian Desert.