Tagged: kelley bass

Museum of Discovery to Expand Girls in STEM Program

by Lydia McAllister 2/13/2017 7:00 am

The Museum of Discovery said last week that its Girls in STEM program will serve more girls in 2017 and expand to Jonesboro and Pine Bluff thanks to grants from Walmart, Best Buy and the Women's Foundation of Arkansas.

Museum of Discovery Marks 90th Year With New History Exhibit

by Jess Ardrey 1/13/2017 5:05 pm

Ah, science. It only gets better with age.

Museum of Discovery, Wal-Mart Partner to Promote Mentors for Women in STEM

by Alexis Crowe 4/13/2016 10:05 am

The Museum of Discovery and the Arkansas STEM Coalition are partnering with Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville to introduce "Million Women Mentors" in central Arkansas.

Dhu Thompson, Kelley Bass Named Top Executives at Arkansas Business of the Year Awards

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/26/2016 8:00 am

Dhu Thompson of Delta Plastics/Revolution Bag and Kelley Bass of the Museum of Discovery win executive of the year awards at 28th annual Arkansas Business of the Year Awards at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock.

Guinness World Record Tesla Coil Coming to Museum of Discovery

by Jess Ardrey 3/18/2015 8:35 am

Get ready for the coolest news we'll report all week.

Kelley Bass on How Working in Newspapers Prepared Him for Career in Nonprofit Industry

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/5/2014 12:00 am

Before becoming CEO at the Museum of Discovery in December 2012, Bass was assistant dean for external affairs for the Donaghey College of Engineering & Information Technology at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. He remains active in the central Arkansas nonprofit community, serving on the board of Riverfest, for which he chaired the 30th anniversary festival in 2007, and the Downtown Little Rock Partnership.

Museum of Discovery's Kevin Delaney to Appear on 'The Tonight Show'

by Lance Turner 4/30/2014 9:53 am

The Museum of Discovery of Little Rock says its director of visitor experience, Kevin Delaney, will be featured Monday on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon."

Nan Selz Retirement Reception

by Staff 3/1/2013 12:00 am

The Museum of Discovery hosted a reception in honor of longtime Executive Director Nan Selz, who retired at the end of 2012. Family, friends and staff attended and wished Selz well in the next chapter of her life. New director Kelley Bass was also in attendance.

Diane LaFollette Named Executive Director of Mid-America Science Museum

by Lance Turner 12/12/2012 11:29 am

Mid-America Science Museum in Hot Springs has named Diane LaFollette its new executive director. LaFollette has been chief operations officer for the Museum of Discovery in Little Rock, where she has worked in several capacities since since 1997.

Museum of Discovery Names Kelley Bass CEO

by Lance Turner 11/27/2012 10:50 am

The Museum of Discovery of Little Rock named Kelley Bass its new CEO, replacing Nan Selz, who is retiring on Dec. 31 after about nine years as chief executive.

Kelley Bass on Capriccio Grill for Soirée Recommends

by Lance Turner 12/8/2009 9:57 am

Kelley Bass sits down at Capriccio Grill in Little Rock's Peabody Hotel for Soirée Recommends, a video dining guide featuring the state's best restaurants and the prominent Arkansans who love them.