Persephone Allen is Assistant Museum Educator for Lectures and Programs. Previously, she was the Ayesha Bulchandani Graduate Education Intern at The Frick Collection in 2016, Programs Assistant at the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities, and has held internships at the Victoria & Albert Museum, the RISD Museum, and the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities. She holds an M.A. in History from the University of Edinburgh, and an M.A. in Decorative Arts, Design History and Material Culture from the Bard Graduate Center, where she was the 2016–17 Fellow in Museum Education and Public Practice.