Louis Armstrong Museum names new executive director

Cyril Josh Barker | 9/10/2020, midnight
The Louis Armstrong House Museum, the National Historic Landmark dedicated to the cultural, historical and humanitarian legacy of Louis Armstrong, ...
Regina Bain Photo courtesy of Louis Armstrong House Museum

The Louis Armstrong House Museum, the National Historic Landmark dedicated to the cultural, historical and humanitarian legacy of Louis Armstrong, has announced Regina Bain as its new executive director.

Bain is an artist, leader, facilitator and program designer with close to two decades of experience working in nonprofit organizations.

Bain is currently the co-chair of Culture @3’s anti-racism subcommittee and serves on the national advisory council of Urban Bush Women (UBW), a dance company that galvanizes artists, activists and audiences through performances, artists development and community involvement.

She produces The Drama Podcast, leads the Yale Black Alumni Association and serves on the Yale Board of Governors.