Crystal Bridges Names Dina Wood Director of Development

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville on Wednesday said Dina Wood of Springdale has been named director of development.

Wood, work served various roles in the Clinton administration, has most recently worked as senior director of development and external relations for the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, a position in the division of advancement at the University of Arkansas. 

"We couldn’t be more pleased to have Dina joining the Crystal Bridges team," Jill Wagar, director of advancement, said. "Her proven track record in private gift support, coupled with her passion for the arts will help propel the museum’s ambitious initiatives."

Also Wednesday, the museum named Suzanne Navarra its guest services manager, Barbara Tillman as its outside sales manager and Chad Alligood as its assistant curator for special projects.

Navarra was most recently account manager for Stephens Insurance Co. in Fayetteville. Tillman was director of sales at the Holiday Inn Pinnacle Hills. And Alligood was the Jeanne and Ralph Graham Collections Fellow at Cranbrook Art Museum in Bloomfield Hills, Mich.