Street Address
Tulsa, OK 74159
Mailing Address
PO Box 4738
Tulsa, OK 74159
phone: 707-433-4701
Association Type(s)
Jason B. Jones, Executive Director
Kate Skelly, Communications and Program Coordinator


The Western Museums Association (WMA) is a nonprofit, membership organization dedicated to serving museums, museum professionals, as well as the related organizations and individuals, by providing vision, enrichment, intellectual challenge, and a forum for communication and interaction. The WMA is primarily comprised of members across the Western states of Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington, the Western provinces of Alberta and British Columbia, and the Pacific Islands, among others.


Transforming the museum field through collaboration.


Providing professional development for museum professionals since 1935.

Educational Programs

The WMA Annual Meeting

The WMA Annual Meeting is the premier venue for those who work in the museum industry to gather, explore ideas, network and learn about new products and services. For attendees, the Annual Meeting provides many benefits that are carried throughout the year. Attendees come away inspired and energized about their profession. Upon returning home, they seek out opportunities to grow and further the creative culture that is the foundation of our society.

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