The Margaret and Terry Stent Director, Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery
Stephanie Stebich (pronounced STEE-BISH) is responsible for the nation’s premier collection of American art and major exhibition, research, publication, education and digital-media programs at the museum and its Renwick Gallery. She was named director of the Smithsonian American Art Museum in January 2017 and began work April 3. She also is a trustee of the American Alliance of Museums and chairs its global steering committee. See full staff bio.