Audrey O’Connell’s career experience spans much of the World. Following 8 years in the U.S. inbound tourism business, she began working for museums, always focused on revenue generation. Major gift development for the Museum of the Rockies led to her global work for the Natural History Museum in London where she established and operated two successful commercial businesses, Touring Exhibitions and with her colleague, Gordon Rankmore, Planning and Design Consulting. An active member of IAAPA and TEA, the AAM and ASTC, Audrey is well-known across a range of industries as a trusted catalyst for bringing people, ideas, projects and partnerships together. She is an experienced international museum specialist with a strong reputation for working with varied clients and the creative industries to market, development, design and operate successful and authentic exhibits and attractions across cultures. Now based on Bainbridge Island, near Seattle, Audrey provide consulting services through Audrey O’Connell + Associates.