Timothy Close has today resigned as Executive Director/CEO of the Museum of Glass after five and a half years leading the Tacoma glass museum. Citing the need for a change of leadership at the museum, Close says he wishes to return to a more general art museum. Current deputy director Susan Warner, who has a curatorial and art education background, will replace Close temporarily as interim director.
“This is a difficult decision for me, but I feel the timing is right for a leadership change at the Museum of Glass,” said Close in a press release. “It has been an …