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Administrative Office

Painting by Frank Cassara

The Administrative Office of the Smithsonian American Art Museum provides support services to the other museum offices and performs numerous management duties.

Principal areas of responsibility include:

  • Human Resource Management
  • Budget and Financial Management
  • Facilities Management and Safety
  • Security
  • Liaison to central Smithsonian offices

For further information about the Administrative Office, contact Connie Badowski at BadowskiC[at]

Pictured: Frank Cassara, Days without End, about 1937, oil, 20 1/4 x 16 1/8 in., Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor